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Managing on a low income - Making every cent count

Reproduced with permission of ASIC's MoneySmart website. Getting by on a low income can be tough. Here are some places to start to make things a little easier.This inform...
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Needs vs Wants | A discussion in a church …..


By Tim Swann November 2016 I had the privilege of being part of a conversation that doesn’t happen very often.  It was in a very traditional pacific island chur...
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Ben Clare – a Man with a Mission

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Photo: Ben Clare with his studentsBen Clare, who is blind, was working as an IT Instructor in a TAFE college when he was asked to go to PNG to help at a school for the blind t...
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Where can I get more help?

www.sorted.org.nzThe New Zealand Commission for Financial Literacy and Retirement Income's Sorted website provides free, independent information on a wide range of topics dedi...
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Money planning

A budget helps you to see how much you are earning, spending and saving, but more importantly, how much more you can save.What should I do checklist:Decide if your budget is f...
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Borrowing money

If you are borrowing money, you have to pay interest. The interest rate can make borrowing money very expensive.Always find out what the interest rate will be. Will the intere...
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