Steep price increases are affecting many New Zealanders food budgets at the moment. Basic food items such as vegetable, milk and bread have risen as much as 22%. So how can I save big at the supermarket? This article will show you five different ways you can save around $50 to $200 each week on your grocery budget today and outsmart the supermarket marketing.
Kiwis get short term personal loans for various reasons such as financing a new car, renovating their house, putting deposits down for their wedding and more. But there are pitfalls to these incredibly easy to attain short-term loans. We go through their pros and cons as well as our top five alternatives to short term personal loans.
Rising interest rates continue to be a hot topic as more and more New Zealanders are having to refix after the much lower interest rates on offer during the pandemic. With more money going out to pay off your mortgage, we can you do? We ask this question and more to our Co-Founder of Futurebound and Financial Coach, Jeff, to put your mind at ease about rising interest rates and mortgage repayments.
If you're thinking that we're heading into a deeper recession you may be right. Like most New Zealanders looking to the future, you might wondering, how can I prepare my finances so that the financial blow is more of a light graze? We share five ways for you to prepare your finances for a recession so that you can have peace of mind when the next one strikes our economy.