September 25, 2020

Could mortgage interest rates go even lower? The experts say yes

Rumours abound about interest rate drops, but how much substance is there behind the talk? We take a look at what the experts have to say.
September 14, 2020

Returning to New Zealand: a Mortgage Guide

Coming back to New Zealand and trying to get into the property market? Here’s everything you need to know to finance a purchase.
September 11, 2020

4 different types of property titles (and how they restrict you)

Need fee simple made simple? Check out this guide to the basics of what you need to know about property titles in New Zealand.
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 28, 2020

Goran Loncar: From soft furnishing sales to Senior Adviser

Goran Loncar had a long and interesting career before he ended up as Senior Financial Adviser here at Money Empire. Here is his story
August 20, 2020

Why trauma insurance is just as important as life cover

Trauma insurance is every bit as important as life insurance and yet so few Kiwis have it. We take a closer look to help you figure out if you need it.
August 14, 2020

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

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.
July 30, 2020

Popularity of non-bank lenders booms during COVID-19

The popularity of non-bank lenders has boomed during COVID-19. We look at the reasons why and discuss whether a non-bank lender could be a good option for you.

August 20, 2020

Why trauma insurance is just as important as life cover

Trauma insurance is every bit as important as life insurance and yet so few Kiwis have it. We take a closer look to help you figure out if you need it.
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.
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.
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.
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?
December 5, 2019

Could you pay your mortgage if the unexpected happened?

If something unexpected happened and you were unable to work would you be able to pay your mortgage? If you’re not sure, or you answered no, here’s a solution.
August 30, 2019

Your personal insurance may not pay out: Find out why

Your insurance may not pay out if something happens. Non-disclosure and poor underwriting practice could be the reason - find out why here.
July 5, 2019

Do you really need landlord insurance?

Landlord insurance is an essential product for all property investors. We’ve taken a look at what it covers and why you need it.
November 27, 2017
Insurance claim steps

Breaking down claims: How to make an insurance claim in 4 steps

When it comes to money, there are some things in life that even the most finance-savvy person can’t prepare for. Should an accident, illness, or injury affect your ability to work (and therefore earn), wouldn’t you want to know that all your ongoing costs are covered? Fortunately, we’re here to […]
November 14, 2017
Personal insurance to protect your family

Personal insurance: Where on earth do I start?

Most New Zealanders take steps to insure their house, contents and car, then promptly forget about their most important asset: themselves! But given that we never know what’s around the corner, it makes sense to take some time to consider protecting ourselves with life, trauma, mortgage or income protection personal […]
June 14, 2017
health insurance for family

Healthy health insurance – keeping your body and your finances in tip top shape

New Zealand has a fantastic healthcare system, especially compared to other places in the world – so why is health insurance so important? And how can you make sure that you keep yours and your family’s health and finances in good shape should things go wrong?  Our resident health insurance […]
April 24, 2017
Money Empire financial advisers

So you need a financial adviser – why use Money Empire?

You’re keen to buy a house, get your debt under control, or plan for the future. Exciting! But unless you’re a money expert yourself, you’re probably going to want a financial adviser to help you figure out what you should do with your money and how you can build that […]