March 12, 2020

Will the coronavirus affect the NZ property market?

Coronavirus has hit New Zealand - will it affect the New Zealand property market? We take a closer look.
March 6, 2020

Mortgage broker VS big bank: Which is better for first home buyers?

Which are the best option for first home buyers: Mortgage brokers or big banks? We take a closer look and provide an answer.
February 27, 2020

Personal insurance: What is it and is it worth it?

Personal insurance is a range of products that protect you, your health and your income. Here’s everything you need to know.
February 20, 2020

How to make sure refinancing your mortgage saves you money

If you’re refinancing your home loan to save on your repayments, make sure you look at the fine print first. Here’s everything you need to know.
February 13, 2020

How to use KiwiSaver to buy your first home

Buying your first home can be difficult. Luckily you may be able to use your KiwiSaver to make the purchase easier - find out how.
February 5, 2020

What does the average Kiwi property investor look like?

The average property investor in New Zealand is just an everyday person. Find out how these average Kiwis are growing their portfolios.
January 30, 2020

New Zealand has a huge underinsurance problem

New Zealand has a huge problem with underinsurance and it’s costing Kiwis millions every year. Do you have the right level of cover?
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.
January 16, 2020

How to check and improve your credit score

If you’ve got a bad credit score, you may struggle to secure a loan or apply for more credit. Here’s what you can do about that.

February 4, 2019

Is there a need for female-specific financial advice services?

International Women's Day 2019 is all about promoting gender balance. Is there gender inbalance in financial advice, and does it need addressing?
November 12, 2018

A brief guide to unravelling the technical jargon of car insurance policies

When it comes to NZ's technical car insurance terms, make sure you understand what they mean. Here's a short guide to help you navigate the jargon.
November 2, 2018

How does mortgage repayment cover actually work?

Possibly one of the biggest commitments you're going to make is repaying your home's mortgage. Can you do this if something stops you working?
October 9, 2018

When is the best time to take out income protection insurance?

You may have heard of income protection insurance, but what is it, and when is the best time to think about investing in a policy?
July 11, 2018

Part 2 – Busting open common insurance myths

There are a number of myths that still exist around insurance - even after our first round of busting. Here are some more insurance myths you shouldn't believe.
June 26, 2018

Part 1 – Mythbusting common insurance misconceptions

Myths often get a lot of traction over time. However, when it comes to insurance, it's important to know your facts from fake news!
May 1, 2018

Home insurance – Is it worth the time and effort?

Home insurance is something that most people roll their eyes at. However, it can be the financial lifeline that you need in the event of a disaster. With this in mind, what are the benefits of home insurance and how could working with Money Empire make a real difference to your future?