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Startup aims to make managing KiwiSaver easy

18 Oct 14 - TV3 - SavvyKiwi is an independent service which helps people select the KiwiSaver fund best suited to them.

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KiwiSaver: Employer contribution confusion

14 Oct 14 - NZ Herald - Helen Twose - If your contract specifies a total remuneration figure, your boss’ input to super scheme will come out of your pay.
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Kiwisaver whoopsie

19 Oct 14 - - Govenment officials left red-faced over a drafting gaffe in the KiwiSaver legislation are scrambling to close a loophole which allows savers to use their retirement savings to buy a first home in Australia.
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Diana Clement: We've taken to KiwiSaver like ducks to water

12 Oct 14 - NZ Herald -With MoneyWeek starting on Monday, what better excuse is there to take control of your KiwiSaver account? Many readers will have stashed tens of thousands of dollars by now, which will have accumulated fairly painlessly - money taken out before you see it is always the easiest to part with.


Fears over KiwiSaver incentives

5 Oct 14 - - KiwiSaver members are being wooed with free insurance and credit card rewards schemes, prompting concern from regulators and other providers.

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Kiwis face financial insecurity

12 Oct 14 - - Only one third of New Zealanders feel financially secure, with one in five struggling to make ends meet, according to a new survey.


Kiwi incomes up $25 a week

5 Oct 14 - NZ Herald - There is something for everyone in the latest annual income figures from Statistics New Zealand.

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Visiting Harvard Professor Bloom urges NZ to raise retirement age

19 Oct 14 - NBR - New Zealand needs to lift its retirement age and take advantage of an adaptable workforce before it gets too late, according to a visiting Harvard University professor.


Inside Money: Switched on at 7 - KiwiSaver 2014 survey

7 Oct 14 - NZ Herald - Due to technical issues (children), my annual KiwiSaver scheme survey, which collates data from 35 annual reports, failed to beat the official government version of events into print.

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