The Kiwi dream has always been a stand-alone, suburban dwelling. But if we want to seriously address climate change, we must revisit how we live and redefine our dream. Our new dream should be quarter-hour, not quarter-acre.
Simplicity Foundation provides ongoing support to key charity partners
The Simplicity Foundation has made another $420k worth of donations to eight Kiwi charities bringing total donations above $4.
Simplicity fires Fletcher Building, establishes own plasterboard supply chain at 20-40% lower price
Simplicity Living, owned by funds managed by default KiwiSaver provider Simplicity, has cancelled all orders for Fletcher Building supplied...
Why are conservative fund returns worse than growth funds?
In a bear market, conservative funds performance can be worse than growth funds.
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...
Why NZ must have a commission of enquiry into our banking and insurance industry
Recently in Australia politicians, regulators, insurers, and bankers were asked whether a Royal Commission into...
Simplicity launches low cost NZ share and bond funds
Recently we've been asked to offer funds that focus on the NZ share and bond markets....