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.

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?