The recently announced new top tax rate, and regulation of PayWave, are unsurprising election promises by the Government. Sam Stubbs thinks of the two, regulating Paywave fees is the more interesting as it sends a message that even the Government is getting sick of bad bank behaviour.
The family with the lowest mortgage rate in New Zealand
First time homebuyers Nathaniel and Laura Warmington have the lowest home loan rate in the country.
Is police pension scheme underperformance the tip of an expensive iceberg?
Over almost three years the Police pension scheme has underperformed its low-cost KiwiSaver equivalent by $195 million.
KiwiSaver could lead economic renaissance - if politicians leave it alone
If allowed to develop to its full potential, Kiwis could have more than $200b saved in KiwiSaver by 2030.
Proposal to drip-feed KiwiSaver money in retirement gets thumbs down from Sam Stubbs
An idea to apportion KiwiSaver savings in old age to...
Tapping KiwiSaver for investment properties could undermine retirement savings and create headaches for members
Does it make sense to open up KiwiSaver for the...
Low cost KiwiSaver provider Simplicity enters home loan market with record low floating rate of 2.95%
Simplicity, NZ’s fastest-growing KiwiSaver plan, today announced it would provide...
Jacinda Ardern should take a page from Greta Thunberg and get angry, says Sam Stubbs
In his regular TV3 slot today, Simplicity's Sam Stubbs talks...
Proposed changes to KiwiSaver include the ability to invest across different providers and increased education
The Capital Markets Taskforce has reported its findings in which...
Simplicity takes home 2019 Canstar award for most satisfied KiwiSaver customers
Receiving an impressive 5-stars for overall customer satisfaction in Canstar’s...
Credit card headaches? We have the solution.
With interest rates at historic lows, how come many credit...
Sir Stephen Tindall signs on as Simplicity patron and 57th volunteer for nonprofit KiwiSaver plan