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Home loan rates start rising

Wednesday, 3 August 2011, 9:40 am | Good Returns

Interest rate costs for home owners are starting to rise even though the Reserve Bank last week left its Official Cash Rate unchanged last week. More >>

Big gains and challenges for ANZ

Friday, 25 September 2009, 3:46 pm | Good Returns

ANZ’s move to acquire the 49% of ING New Zealand it doesn’t already own is no surprise to the market, publisher Philip Macalister says. ING’s Dutch-based parent company has signalled that it wanted to sell assets, meanwhile ... More >>

Who is winning the battle for KiwiSaver members?

Thursday, 24 September 2009, 11:51 am | Good Returns

A comprehensive survey of KiwiSaver numbers has been published showing which managers are doing the best (and worst) at recruiting new members. More >>

Book Review - A Man is Not a Financial Plan

Monday, 19 November 2007, 11:48 am | Good Returns

Joan Baker's latest book is a wake-up call for all women who have not started an investment plan yet. Most women tend to focus on the immediate concerns of this day, this week and this month, while perhaps also planning for holidays and lifestyle ... More >>

Pension Panic - Tough Talk On Sorting Your Finance

Wednesday, 20 September 2006, 12:38 am | Good Returns

Warning: This book is intended to scare you. Its message is keep saving, but clean up your act when it comes to investing those savings for your retirement, or its milk arrowroots and mittens in Bluff for you. More >>

New Book: 2006 Investment Year Book

Wednesday, 14 June 2006, 12:53 am | Good Returns

2006 New Zealand Investment Year Book - On Sale Now Only $29.95 – From Good Returns Book Store More >>

Book Review: Your Money Diet By Bruce Wallace

Thursday, 4 May 2006, 11:41 am | Good Returns

Bruce Wallace will be familiar to some readers as the presenter of the ‘Your Money’ programme on National Radio. The book is subtitled An any-age guide to getting rich, which gives us the first clue that the book is broad ranging in nature and not aimed ... More >>

Book Review: Saving and Investment: A Primer

Wednesday, 5 April 2006, 11:52 am | Good Returns

It is very obvious to most people that they need to save for their retirement - and that they need to be financially literate. This book is a clear, readable primer for savers and investors of all ages. More >>

Book Review: Martin Hawes' Twenty Good Summers

Thursday, 16 March 2006, 11:25 am | Good Returns

How do you fund the life you want when you are no longer part of the daily grind? When you do get to the stage of wanting to step back and have an easier lifestyle how do you know you have enough? More >>

Book Review: How To Grow Your Business

Tuesday, 21 February 2006, 1:07 pm | Good Returns

There are a lot of funky and sophisticated concepts out there at the moment regarding business growth, but this book will take you back to a very straightforward, even simplistic way of doing things. The simple aspects of business growth are too easily ... More >>

Review: Knowledge About Buying or Selling Property

Thursday, 9 February 2006, 12:27 am | Good Returns

When it comes to buying real estate you cannot trust anyone, it’s up to you to be fully informed so you can face experienced agents and still have a happy outcome. Oh, and the author, well she is a great believer in never paying the asking price. More >>

Book Review: Climbing the Property Ladder

Monday, 19 December 2005, 4:54 pm | Good Returns

New Zealand author, Olly Newland, is a household name, and he sees himself as the likeable and crafty rogue of real estate. His obvious delight in making a killing, or winning a battle with an adversary, makes for amusing and often enlightening reading. More >>

Real Estate Cash from Treasure and Trash

Tuesday, 8 November 2005, 12:42 am | Good Returns

I liked this book right from the get go. Anyone whose mantra in relation to property is “to be the best at creating beautiful spaces for people to live in, invest in and enjoy” is – in my opinion – in the property investing market for a great reason. More >>

Flurry of fixed rate increases

Tuesday, 18 October 2005, 1:28 pm | Good Returns

Fixed rate increases numbered into the 20s for one-, two and three-year rates over the last week as inflation concerns dominated economic thoughts. More >>

Book Review: Get Your Head Out Of The Sand

Tuesday, 11 October 2005, 10:33 am | Good Returns

Don’t bury you head in the sand when it comes to your financial affairs. This guide will show you how to reduce your debt and provide you with the skills to become your own money manager. More >>

Home loan rates rising and expected to go further

Thursday, 29 September 2005, 11:49 am | Good Returns

The prospect of cheaper homes loans isn't materialising and in some cases falls look more distant than they appeared a month ago. More >>

How To Get Rich Rewards In Real Estate In 3 Years

Friday, 23 September 2005, 11:25 am | Good Returns

This book gives the stories of forty real estate investors (individuals and couples) who have purchased over $80 million of residential property in three years, yet they include solo mums, church ministers and housewives. Many of the individuals concerned ... More >>

Book Review: Bob Jones - My Property World

Wednesday, 7 September 2005, 3:31 pm | Good Returns

My Property World is the long-awaited sequel to Bob Jones' 1977 best-selling Jones on Property. Packed with wisdom and insightful thinking on the contemporary world of property investment by one of our best-known property investors, My Property World ... More >>

Review: How to Maximise your Property Portfolio

Thursday, 14 July 2005, 10:37 am | Good Returns

This whole book is based on the premise that the reader is a current or potential cash flow investor. From the start it is evident that the author is passionate about positive cash flow property and puts forward a convincing argument as to why cash ... More >>

Weekly Home Loan report 12 July 2005

Wednesday, 13 July 2005, 10:27 am | Good Returns

Kiwibank made the most interesting change to its home loan rates last week, dropping its five-year rate a full 51 basis points to 6.99%. More >>





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