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A tax refund, a bonus, an inheritance – what are your best options when a surprise sum of money falls into your lap? The spending possibilities are almost infinite, but…
Battery electric vehicles (BEVs) cost more than internal combustion engine (ICE) cars - which can feel like a major stumbling block when you need to buy a new car.
Wendy Oliver is a New Zealand honey enthusiast who believes that good honey is nature’s superfood.
New Zealand has around 40,000 swimming pools on residential properties, according to data and building consent information, but how much does a pool really cost?
When it comes to evaluating just what is happening to house prices, a case can be made for being cautious about accepting current headlines claiming prices are in freefall, that…
Summer heat means cool drinks long into the evening – but you don’t always want to have a beer or a glass of wine.
A time of joy and celebration, Christmas can sometimes be financially taxing – especially if you’re on a budget.
Christmas is right around the corner and people are lining up at stores to find the perfect gifts for their friends and family.
Auckland’s Jony Lee has a fun side-hustle – she's followed by almost half a million people on TikTok and brands pay her to advertise their products.
The beauty of Lake Tekapo is unmatched so the chance to run a 50 km race was the perfect opportunity for Westpac’s Ben Taylor to do two of the things…
Online shopping boomed in lockdown, with over 300,000 Kiwis shopping online for the first time in 2020 – and they’ve kept shopping online even as stores reopened.
The way we live is changing, and that’s changing our housing market, too.