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In reading economists’ predictions for our economy, one thing seems to be overlooked, or underappreciated: the impact of KiwiSaver.
2020 has been a tough year for most, but overall the economic downturn hasn’t been as severe as predicted. The early stages of recovery have surprised on the upside.
Covid-19 has been a massive storm cloud for the economy, with the largest drop in GDP since records began. But history shows there is a significant silver lining.
The recently announced new top tax rate, and regulation of PayWave, are unsurprising election promises by the Government.
First time homebuyers Nathaniel and Laura Warmington have the lowest home loan rate in the country. They are paying 2.25 per cent on a floating rate loan from KiwiSaver fund Simplicity. That compares to the rates from the main banks...
Over almost three years the Police pension scheme has underperformed its low-cost KiwiSaver equivalent by $195 million. That is 10,000 officers missing out on an average of $18,700 each. Is the police pension scandal just the tip of the iceberg?...
Sam Stubbs explains why is it so dangerous when politicians play politics with KiwiSaver.
As wonderful a savings scheme as it is, KiwiSaver in its current form now risks increasing the wealth gap in New Zealand.
What does history tell us about our economic future? A lot, says Sam Stubbs.
In the context of history, Coronavirus hasn’t been that big a deal.
Simplicity's managing director Sam Stubbs explains why and offers some tips for panic-stricken investors.