The timing could not have been better. On the dawn of lock-down, last Wednesday, Ben Gill and Erica Buxton settled on their first home, moving into their two-bedroom abode in Greytown before the clock struck midnight.
A time to give: Simplicity donates $50k to Kiwi charities
As we endure this difficult time together, it's more important than ever to look after our most vulnerable.
A layperson's guide to switching funds
With Coronavirus battering the markets and fund balances in sharp decline, fear and panic have taken over.
Simplicity cuts member fees, lowers barrier to entry for investment funds too
As a not-for-profit, the benefits of scale go back to our members.
Simplicity drops membership fee for kids accounts in celebration of second birthday
Everyone's 2nd birthday is a big deal, and ours is all about giving back to...
Simplicity makes its largest donation ever to suicide prevention hotline Lifeline
Today we’re announcing a $72,000 donation, our largest ever, to Lifeline in support of its ‘72 Club’ project....
It's never too early to start teaching your kids about money
Long before they're verbal, children are learning.
Simplicity takes the lead as fastest growing KiwiSaver scheme
A new report profiling and comparing KiwiSaver providers highlights Simplicity's sharp growth spurt leading up...
Simplicity offers KiwiSaver accounts free of annual fees to foster children
We recently discovered from one of our members that few foster children have a KiwiSaver...
Tiny Houses, KiwiSaver & HomeStart Grants
Tiny homes are all the rage these days for a number reasons, the price being...
Why women need to save more to secure a comfortable retirement
Research on gender differences in KiwiSaver has thrown up some disturbing findings for women.
Simplicity to go fossil fuel-extraction-free as part of new exclusion funds
For some time now, investors have been asking us to exclude fossil fuel investments.
24 questions that need to be probed by a Royal Commission on banking in NZ
Simplicity founder Sam Stubbs today renewed calls for a royal commission on banking practises in...
Put in $1,043 and pick up another $521 for free - member tax credit reminder
Last year, more than one million KiwiSavers missed out on a potential $521 top up...