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.


August 25, 2020

Buying Property – Should I Buy Now or Wait for More Certainty. | Ep. 117

To buy or not to buy? We get asked for our opinion on this on the daily. Kayne talks with Lisa Barton, Money Empire Senior Adviser on her views of the positives and negatives of buying in uncertain times.
August 24, 2020

Spending Habits from the Nationwide Lockdown. | Ep. 116

During the nationwide lockdown in March and April 2020, household spending statistically changed! Because we couldn't spend, there was an increase of savings, and in turn, people were able to pay off consumer debts! Kayne zooms with Money Empire Senior Adviser Goran Loncar to talk about the change in spending habits and how it resulted in $1.3b worth of consumer debt being repaid. Imagine the result if we maintained some of those reduced spending habits!
August 21, 2020

How Commercial Contracts are Impacted by COVID – featuring Principle of Lateral Lawyers, Shane Rohde | Ep. 115

As a nation, we have to be flexible with the constant changes taking place around us. These changes don't just apply to our daily activities - this also applies to contracts. Kayne speaks with Shane Rohde, Principle from Lateral Lawyers to discuss the impact of COVID on commercial agreements, particularly with asset purchases like businesses and property.
August 21, 2020

Outside Debt & How It Affects Obtaining a Mortgage | Ep. 114

Isa & Kayne talk through how car finance, credit cards, storecards, personal loans and student loans all affect your serviceability to obtain a mortgage and gets you to think do you need it? What are your long term goals? Will this affect me buying a property? It's a common question we get all the time!
August 19, 2020

Interest Rate Update – COVID Style | Ep. 113

Kayne explains to the listeners how the OCR will most likely drop into the negatives next year for the first time and how that looks for a mortgage borrower. f
August 18, 2020

Social Media Questions from First Home Buyers, Featuring Lisa Barton. | Ep. 112

Today the BTF team are joined by Lisa Barton - the GOAT adviser in the first home buyer market. Lisa shares the commons questions she has received lately from her FHB audience. They range from: What income can I use? I'm a single mum, can I still get a mortgage? I have a car loan - will that hinder my chances of getting approval?
August 17, 2020

Lockdown 2.0 – Here We Go Again | Ep. 111

Kayne summarises for the listeners what lockdown 2.0 looks like for the economy. He shares his opinion on how to get through this time, the next wage subsidy and the importance to plan, plan, plan!
August 14, 2020

MONEY WEEK SPECIAL – Budgeting. | Ep. 110

Money Week Special - BTF talk with the Money Empire team to bring together all the components which make the budget complete. Why you should have a budget, how you start one and creating good habits.
August 13, 2020

MONEY WEEK SPECIAL – Savings. | Ep. 109

Money Week Special - BTF talk with Goran Loncar, Money Empire Senior Adviser on the different types of savings, why it's so important to create an emergency fund and how Kiwisaver acts a compulsory savings account.