January 22, 2021
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Best Places for Property Investment in New Zealand 2021

Borrowing money is cheap and the property market in New Zealand is hot. But, where are the best places for property investment? Read on.
December 30, 2020

What is a mortgage cashback?

A mortgage cashback is an incentive for homebuyers in New Zealand to use a lender's mortgage product. But what even is a mortgage cashback?
December 28, 2020
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2021 Financial Tips | Money Empire

Mortgages, insurance, and financial planning can be hard to get your head around. Check out these top tips from Money Empire to make it easier.
November 26, 2020

OCR predicted to drop below 0% | Money Empire

Major banks are predicting that the Official Cash Rate will drop below 0% in early 2021. What does this mean for your home loan rate?
November 25, 2020
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Black Friday Sales: why do we want to buy, buy, buy?

Our team at the Beyond the Field podcast have just chatted about Black Friday Sales, why they are the way they are, and how to avoid it. We thought we'd back it up and give our 2cents worth on a post. 
November 13, 2020
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Is now a good time to buy property in New Zealand?

We’ve had countless clients ask us whether now is a good time to buy property in New Zealand. Here’s our answer.
October 30, 2020

Meet Neve: Client Service Coordinator, Surfer, First Home Buyer

We had a chat with Neve, our Client Service Coordinator, to talk surfing, first home buying and her role here at Money Empire.
October 15, 2020
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A Quick and Easy Guide to Personal Insurance

Personal insurance is tricky to get right and the consequences of buying the wrong cover can be dire. Check out our guide to make sure you’ve got what you need.
October 1, 2020
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NZ Property Market Running Red Hot Against All Odds

The NZ property market is going strong despite COVID-19 and the recent lockdowns. We take a closer look at the numbers and predict what’s next for the market.

September 3, 2020

Father’s Day fun: Q&As with the kids of Money Empire’s dads

To celebrate Father’s Day, we asked the kids of Money Empire’s dads a few questions about their old boys. The answers are guaranteed to make you laugh!
August 14, 2020
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Will They Or Won’t They: The Importance of Wills and EPAs

We know it might be a hard thing to think about, but putting together a will and implementing an EPA is important for your financial health.
August 6, 2020
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Want to buy your dream home? Here’s everything you’ll need to do first

The market is extremely competitive right now and if you want to buy your dream home, you’ll need to be quick. Here’s everything you need to know to make sure you don’t miss out.
June 12, 2020
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Which property investment strategy is better: Buy & hold or buy & flip?

There are two main property investment strategies: buy and hold and buy and flip. Read our guide to decide which is better for you.
June 8, 2020
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Setting the right financial goals is critical for success, but where to start?

Dreaming Big And Setting Financial Goals Will Help You Achieve More Than You Even Know! But Where To Start? Read On To Learn More.
May 28, 2020
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How will COVID-19 affect the NZ property market in 2020?

How will COVID19 affect New Zealand’s property market? We’ve taken a look at what the experts are saying and compiled their predictions.
May 15, 2020
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Why the Reserve Bank scrapping LVR rules won’t change anything for borrowers

The Reserve Bank has just scrapped LVR rules but it won’t make much difference for most home buyers. Find out why and what that means for you.
May 8, 2020

Answers to all the burning questions employers are asking during COVID-19

COVID-19 has already wreaked havoc for employees all over NZ. We’ve collaborated with the People Project to answer all your burning questions as an employee.
May 1, 2020

From redundancy to remote work: Everything employers need to know right now

Make the right choices, not just the hard ones, with our guide to employment over the COVID-19 crisis in collaboration with The People Project.
April 24, 2020

Why it’s more important than ever to get expert financial advice right now

During the uncertain times caused by COVID-19, it’s more important than ever to get sound financial advice to weather the storm and thrive on the other end.
January 23, 2020

How to create a 50-year financial plan

We believe financial security and independence is within the reach of all Kiwis. A 50-year financial plan may be the perfect way to make it happen.
December 20, 2019

3 New Year’s financial resolutions that don’t suck

Most people make New Years resolutions only to quickly forget them. Don’t make the same mistake - make your resolutions into reality in 2020.