July 3, 2020

Beyond the Field Podcast: For anyone who wants to grow their wealth

Beyond the Field started as a podcast helping professional sports players grow their wealth. We’ve switched it up and broadened our focus to include advice for everyone.
June 26, 2020

How do I work out the value of my contents for insurance?

Contents insurance can be a lifesaver but if you get the value of your contents wrong, you may miss out. Make sure it doesn’t with our guide to calculating the value of your contents.
June 18, 2020

How does overseas income affect your borrowing ability in NZ?

The New Zealand property market has been (and hopefully will always be) a brilliant place to invest your money. But when you’re overseas, securing finance from a lender can be a little challenging - even if you’re a New Zealand citizen.
June 12, 2020

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

Setting the right goals is critical for success. But where do you get started?

Everybody has different ideas of what ‘success’ in life looks like. Some people dream of living it up overseas, other people want to be able to support their family, and others just want to be able to retire early. Knowing what success means to you is the key to setting […]
May 28, 2020

How will COVID19 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 21, 2020

What’s the difference between redundancy & income protection insurance?

We’ve been getting several questions about redundancy & income protection cover recently. To make sure you know what your policy includes, we’ve cleared the air.
May 15, 2020

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.

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?