The Beyond the Field podcast series provides expert advice and education for anyone who wants to grow their wealth using property, from first home buyers through to seasoned property investors. It is powered by Kayne Wahlstrom, Isa Nacewa and Jess Wahlstrom. Kayne is the co-founder of Money Empire with over ten years experience in the financial advice industry. Isa is an ex-professional rugby player who has successfully transitioned into a career in finance and property and, Jess, co-founder of Money Empire, brings her creative vision to the series and appears on the Guest Speaker episodes.

Beyond the Field 2.0 is the same great content with a fresh new look and feel. We have designed the content to educate and inspire to tick off your property and finance goals. And when we say ‘Beyond the Field’ we mean YOUR field – whatever that may be. BTF gives you an exclusive behind the scenes insight into the property and finance industry to provide you with the power, to take back control of your future. Each week BTF releases educational episodes as well as Guest Episodes, where we chat with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, sports stars, and the stories of everyday people.

Join us to chat all things money, property and wealth on #beyondthefield podcast series on Apple Podcast and Spotify.


June 2, 2020

6 Terms from your Mortgage Paperwork explained in Plain English. | Ep. 72

Securing a mortgage in NZ means wading through often unfamiliar terminology and a lot of paperwork. Generally, a home loan is one of the biggest commitments you take on in your life. Understanding what you're signing is essential to meeting your obligations and not getting caught out further down the line by something you didn't understand.
May 28, 2020

GUEST SPEAKER – Gavin Clearkin Founder of Performance Nutrition Services | Ep. 71

Our Guest Speaker this week is Gavin Clearkin of Performance Nutrition Services. Gavin is an expert in his field, having worked with multiple professional sporting bodies and individuals including NZ Cricket, Kiwis Rugby League, NZ Breakers Basketball, the English and Scottish Institutes of Sport and High Performance Sports New Zealand - just to name a few! The BTF crew chat with Gavin Clearkin on nutrition, his journey working in all different professional sporting organisations and the importance of fuelling your body - no matter if you are an office worker or a professional athlete. The fundamentals of good nutrition apply to everyone!
May 28, 2020

Cross-collateralisation: what is it and why investors should avoid it! | Ep. 70

Do you want to expand (or start) your property investment portfolio? Before you lock in a loan and start putting your hand up at auction, there’s a lot you need to know. To get you started, the BTF team cover everything you need to know about the dangers of cross-collateralisation – and how you can avoid them!
May 26, 2020

Get your Hard Hat & Hammer Ready… Government scraps building consents for Small Home Projects | Ep. 69

Following on from our episode around lockdown renovations, the Government announcement could not have come at a better time. It has been announced that the Government has scrapped some red-tape for DIYers after ruling people no longer need consent for a variety of small projects around the home. This applies to low-risk building work which includes things like sleep-outs, sheds, carports and awnings. This is going to fasten up the process and give you more money to spend the build, materials and decorating. Kayne, Isa & Goran chat around what this means for all the keen DIYers of NZ!
May 25, 2020

How to take advantage of the All Time Low Interest Rates | Ep. 68

"I'm currently fixed - what do I do?" "I want to lock in a lower rate - how do I do that?" "Do I need to refinance to be able to get access to these low rates?"
May 22, 2020

GUEST SPEAKER – Managing Director at Auckland Labour Hire – Israel Whitley | Ep. 67

Beyond the Field is excited to share our episode with guest speaker Israel Whitley from Auckland Labour Hire. We talk through his journey of when he arrives in the big smoke from Gisbourne, wants to be a pro football player but finds out he has a dodgy ticker and shows that age is just a number and carves his way into the business world at a young age with tenacity and will power.
May 20, 2020

Lockdown Renovations | Ep. 66

First podcast back in the office post lockdown! Today, the BTF boys sit down to chat about the increase in home renovations. As Kiwi's have been forced to spend a lot of time in their properties, it made everyone more aware of the changes they want to make around home.
May 18, 2020

Income Protection vs Redundancy Cover | Ep. 65

The Money Empire Team have noticed an influx of questions around Income Protection Insurance and Redundancy Covers particularly since COVID. Kayne and Isa explain the difference and what each product is designed to do.
May 15, 2020

GUEST SPEAKER – Founder & CEO of Two Islands Julia Matthews | Ep. 64

Kayne and step in host Jess Wahlstrom zoom in to chat with the talented and motived Founder and CEO of Two Islands Julia Matthews. Julia shares the story of how Two Islands came to be, her advice for anyone starting in business, and the importance of asking for help when you need it. It's always refreshing to speak to someone passionate and genuinely excited about what they do. Two Islands has an exciting future, one that involved a new product launch PLUS a new addition come July.