The Beyond the Field podcast series provides expert advice and education for anyone who wants to learn about things beyond their normal scope! We cover a range of topics using bite-sized pieces of information, ranging from property, insurance, the basics of budgeting, current industry news, and even guest speakers.

We are lucky to use our charismatic and passionate team on the podcast, bringing their real life experience and insights to drop helpful information.

Beyond the Field Podcast gives you an exclusive behind the scenes insight into the property, insurance, 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 5, 2020

GUEST SPEAKER – Edna Swart. Co-Founder of Ed&i swim+body & Star of TVNZ Series BossBabes | Ep. 75

A new generation entrepreneur driven by her ultimate purpose of offering a beauty range that supports, encourages and empowers women to ooze self-love and confidence. Edna Swart of Ed&i swim+body and TVNZ's Boss Babes joins the BTF team for a candid chat about business, her social profile and the ultimate goal for Ed&i swim+body. Ed&i is growing and looking for equity crowdfunding, a great opportunity to get some ownership in a growing NZ brand. You can follow this exciting opportunity via the ed&i website and Instagram.
June 4, 2020

The Ultimate Gift – Cash Gift for a House Deposit. | Ep. 74

With the median house price in Auckland now over $900,000 it’s almost impossible to stump up the required 20% deposit to purchase a home (that’s a whopping $180,000 deposit required!!!!!) It’s becoming more and more common for families to gift their children cash to contribute towards a house deposit. We take a deeper look at Gifting and how it can make a huge difference to those trying to get on the property ladder.
June 2, 2020

Step-By-Step Guide to Becoming a Property Investor in New Zealand. | Ep. 73

If you bought a property now for $500,00 and it increased in value by just 5% a year, guess how much it’d be worth in 5 years? $638,000, and in 10 years it’d be worth $814,000. The average house price in New Zealand has increased by over 8.2% every year, so this isn’t just a hypothetical situation, it could be your reality. Here’s how.
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.