Govt moves to allow early KiwiSaver withdrawal

Government is exploring its options to allow people with life-shortening conditions to access their KiwiSaver money earlier. Two independent advisers, Claire Matthews from Massey University, and the IHC's Donna Mitchell, will help Commerce and Consumer Affairs Minister Kris Faafoi find the best solution. Faafoi met with Down syndrome man Tim Fairhall earlier this year, who […]

Retirement decisions based on science not spin

KiwiSaver is rapidly proving as much of a bonanza for the marketing industry as it is for the wealth management industry Some providers are spending seven figures annually to promote their various investment propositions. And as one would expect, if you let the ad executives loose, the key messages are, well… “loose”. In addition to surveying clients to […]