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Who should savers vote for?

Gareth Vaughan takes a look at what the main political parties are offering savers ahead of the September 20 election

Russel pitches for Interest voters

Russel Norman talks about quantitative easing and argues for a capital gains tax, irrigation charges, swimmable rivers and a carbon tax in this Election Double Shot with Bernard Hickey

David pitches for Interest voters

Labour's David Parker argues for new monetary policy, compulsory KiwiSaver, a Capital Gains Tax and a turnover tax on Google and Facebook

Kiwibank boss promises dividends

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Kiwibank CEO sees dividend payments within 3 years as annual profit rises 3% to $100m boosted by higher net interest margin & release of bad debt provisions

$218 million HomeStart package for first home buyers

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New package to help about 90,000 lower and middle income first home buyers over the next five years, says Nick Smith

Australasian shares and property winners

We review the regular savings returns for aggressive & growth KiwiSaver funds, identifying who has the best long-term returns

Hager links Key to dirty tricks blogs

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Nicky Hager book uses leaked emails to allege John Key's office is closely linked to dirty tricks campaigns with bloggers that attacks opponents

A handful of managers shine

We review the regular savings returns for Moderate and Balanced KiwiSaver funds, identifying who has the best longterm returns

Pengxin will leave NZ, English says

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Bill English says corporate farmers such as Shanghai Pengxin won't last in low returns farming business; Govt to build 8 new Auckland schools; Green plan for Christchurch

Labour appeals for pensioners' votes

Cunliffe offers free doctors visits and prescriptions to over 65s; NZ First offers NZ$1,000 per baby KiwiSaver; Peters' jokes fall flat; Seymour says ending Epsom zoning his last priority

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