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Shared equity scheme helps Kiwis struggling to save a deposit buy their first home

A new shared equity scheme has been unveiled by Kāinga Ora.

Inside the agriculture sector that's been business as usual during lockdowns

In the absence of tourism, agriculture is New Zealand’s largest industry.

Student Volunteer Army supports vaccine rollout with 1,000 volunteers

The Student Volunteer Army was created after the 2010 Christchurch earthquake.

How Aziz Al Sa’afin forgave his attacker and believes education can combat hate crimes

"I looked him in the eye and told him how he made me feel. "

The BLAKE Young Leader Award winners who didn't realise their impact until they won

REDnews spoke to former winners, who were all shocked to receive their awards.

Westpac choppers show their value in flood-hit Canterbury

The Westpac Rescue Helicopters have been working overtime as historic floods ravage the Canterbury region.

Te Waiu o Aotearoa Trust Scholarships Announced

The Trust has announced the recipients of its 2021 tertiary study scholarships.

Westpac connects Financial Mentors to customers in financial difficulty

Budgeting support can ease unexpected financial pressures, which is why Westpac NZ is connecting customers to Financial Mentors.

How I survived cancer, physically and financially: Inside one woman’s journey

How would cancer impact your financial stability while seeking treatment and recovery?

Supporting rangatahi on a scientific voyage to the remote Kermadec Islands

Luke O'Brien, a Commercial Analyst at Westpac, was chosen to join the expedition