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Research Shows That Families, Females, Māori And Pacific People Hardest Hit By Lockdowns

Thursday, 14 October 2021, 10:31 am | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

We know that many New Zealanders have been ‘doing it tough’ during the COIVD-19 pandemic. Extended lockdowns, rising food costs and increasing unemployment have hit our most financially vulnerable citizens hardest of all – particularly families, ... More >>

Ngā Tāngata Microfinance Calls For Tougher Penalties For Pyramid Scheme Promoters

Friday, 22 January 2021, 10:39 am | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

Ngā Tāngata Microfinance (NTM) is calling for tougher penalties for those caught promoting pyramid schemes. Such business models are illegal under the Fair Trading Act 1986. This call comes after the Commerce Commission issued a ‘stop now’ notice ... More >>

Huge capital boost for Ngā Tangata Microfinance

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 9:45 am | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

A massive funding injection will allow Ngā Tangata Microfinance to help hundreds more vulnerable Kiwis to escape the punishing cycle of debt caused by predatory lending practices. Kiwibank has more than doubled the loan capital it provides to Ngā Tangata ... More >>

Huge capital boost for Ngā Tangata Microfinance

Tuesday, 13 February 2018, 10:15 am | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

A massive funding injection will allow Ngā Tangata Microfinance to help hundreds more vulnerable Kiwis to escape the punishing cycle of debt caused by predatory lending practices. More >>

Ngā Tangata Microfinance breaking hold of predatory lenders

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 11:05 am | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

Ngā Tangata Microfinance has helped hundreds of financially vulnerable people to escape from the punishing and stressful cycle of debt caused by predatory lenders. More >>

Money week: Stop the stress of high interest debt

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 1:20 pm | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

Ngā Tangata Microfinance supports this year’s Money Week focus, which asks the question of a cross section of New Zealanders "what does debt do for you?" More >>

Time to tackle obstacles threatening your financial future

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 11:44 am | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

Nga Tangata Microfinance supports this year’s Money Week focus: encouraging NZers to positively visualise their financial future, create a plan, and then making a start to live it out. More >>

Time to tackle key obstacles of your financial future

Monday, 5 September 2016, 12:15 pm | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

Nga Tangata Microfinance supports this year’s Money Week focus: encouraging NZers to positively visualise their financial future, create a plan, and then making a start to live it out. More >>

Promise of protection for the poorest in proposed Bill

Friday, 14 August 2015, 12:02 pm | Nga Tangata Microfinance Trust

Despite years of public consultation and Ministerial tinkering, the Credit Contracts and Consumer Finance Act has failed to deliver protection to the poorest consumers. New Zealand law still allows lenders to charge some of the highest interest rates ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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