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How Deep is Your Pantry?

By Tom Hartmann, sorted.org.nzWe 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 was...
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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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Why your money and public Wi-Fi shouldn’t mix

By Tom Hartmann, sorted.org.nzAt 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 café...
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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 tin...
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Your Credit Score - why is it important?

Reproduced with kind permission of ASIC's MoneySmart website.  Thank you to Joseph Liava’a for providing information for New Zealand. Have you ever borrowe...
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Bringing Home More Than Money

Every year thousands of people from Samoa, Tonga, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and other Pacific Islands, head to New Zealand as part of the RSE programme, to work, to save money ...
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