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Nov '2017

Send Money Home: Contributing to the sustainable development goals, one family at a time. Highlights from the IFAD report: Sustainable Development Goals Send Money Home: Contributing to the sustainable development goals, one family at a time. Highlights from the IFAD report: Sustainable Development Goals

Monday, 27 November 2017

Pacific and General

Send Money Home: Contributing to the sustainable development goals, one family at a time. Highlights from the IFAD report: Sustainable Development Goals

“…remittances are believed to directly touch the lives of 1 billion people on earth..” Global remittances to developing countries increased by 51 per cent, while the number of...

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Nov '2017

How Deep is Your Pantry? How Deep is Your Pantry?

Friday, 10 November 2017

Pacific and General

How Deep is Your Pantry?

By Tom Hartmann, sorted.org.nz We were headed for the chip shop the second night in a row. I could see it coming.The kids were keen. It was school holidays, the fridge wa...

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Sep '2017

Education costs and savings made easy with $500 from Saver Plus Education costs and savings made easy with $500 from Saver Plus

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Pacific and General

Education costs and savings made easy with $500 from Saver Plus

Saver Plus is a financial literacy savings program that helps low-income families save for educational items. For every dollar that you save Saver Plus matches you up to $500!...

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Sep '2017

Back to money basics Back to money basics

Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Pacific and General

Back to money basics

By Tom Hartmann, sorted.org.nz   We’re all at different stages of sorting our stuff out. It was great to see so many people during Money Week, but it really brought home ...

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Aug '2017

Why your money and public Wi-Fi shouldn’t mix Why your money and public Wi-Fi shouldn’t mix

Monday, 14 August 2017

Pacific and General

Why your money and public Wi-Fi shouldn’t mix

By Tom Hartmann, sorted.org.nz At first, it seems like a good way to save money: instead of draining our mobile data plan, simply jump online using the public Wi-Fi at the caf...

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Aug '2017

The Wind That Kills The Wind That Kills

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Pacific and General

The Wind That Kills

Reproduced with kind permission of TALANOA website. Thank you to the writer, Caroline Turuva.   In December 2012, my family and I lived in Sabeto below the hill when our ...

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