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New toolkit to minimise money conflict

Monday, 27 June 2022, 9:49 am | Good Shepherd

A new toolkit that helps couples talk about money aims to curtail the risk of financial hardship and economic harm. More >>

Economic Harm – An Illegal But Still Hidden Issue In Aotearoa

Monday, 22 November 2021, 1:02 pm | Good Shepherd

More than half of all Kiwi women will experience some form of domestic abuse in their lifetime, with economic harm a growing but largely hidden issue, says Good Shepherd NZ. Ahead of the first Aotearoa Economic Harm Awareness Day, this Friday ... More >>

Families Hit Hard Financially Urged To Seek Help

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 11:56 am | Good Shepherd

Many families facing newfound financial hardship due to COVID-19 may not be seeking help – believing they should be able to manage on their own or unaware they qualify for support, according to Good Shepherd NZ. The charitable organisation provides ... More >>

Women reduced to poverty by their partners

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 12:35 pm | Good Shepherd

Women reduced to poverty by their partners – new research uncovers New Zealand’s hidden economic abuse issue Good Shepherd New Zealand is calling for increased awareness and action on the country’s hidden economic abuse issue, on the back of new research ... More >>

$50 million loan capital announced for microfinance

Thursday, 29 October 2015, 12:57 pm | Good Shepherd

Bank of New Zealand’s additional $50 million commitment to the future of microfinance has been welcomed by Good Shepherd New Zealand, a national leader in the growing microfinance and financial inclusion sector in New Zealand. More >>

Government’s Microfinance Plan Welcomed by Good Shepherd

Wednesday, 22 May 2013, 12:50 pm | Good Shepherd

Good Shepherd New Zealand Trust has welcomed the Government’s Budget announcement to explore and pilot low and no-interest loans schemes for families on low incomes. More >>