Commission for Financial Capability

12 Nov 18, 2:27pm
Cybercrime and scams run through email, phone calls, text, mail, and door knocks could be costing up to $0.5 bln per year. A big bank has some advice about how to avoid being a victim
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29 Oct 18, 9:33am
The Little Black Book of Scams: no matter what type of scam, here are eight common features to be on the lookout for
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27 Oct 18, 9:46am
The Little Black Book of Scams: deals that seem too good to be true probably are. Fraud happens even within legitimate auction sites, even ones with .co.nz domain names
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26 Oct 18, 9:22am
The Little Black Book of Scams: watch out for fraudsters who hope to take advantage of people's suffering, especially those promising dramatic results with little effort
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25 Oct 18, 11:03am
The Little Black Book of Scams: 'free' subscription offers can quickly lead to payment obligations that are very hard to get out of
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24 Oct 18, 11:03am
The Little Black Book of Scams: Urgent calls from someone claiming to be a grandchild need to be verified
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23 Oct 18, 10:44am
The Little Black Book of Scams: Aggressive face-to-face pitches at your front door are often scams, pitching charity donations, investments or home services
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22 Oct 18, 10:54am
The Little Black Book of Scams: Always check to make sure calls, texts or emails from the IRD are real. Tax scams are on the rise
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20 Oct 18, 9:29am
The Little Black Book of Scams: Messages are easily fabricated, either by email or text/SMS. Scammers use common techniques. Here is what you should lookout for
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19 Oct 18, 5:00am
The Little Black Book of Scams: Your CEO is asking for money urgently; make sure the email is legitimate, because business email compromise scams are a growing threat
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18 Oct 18, 7:00am
The Little Black Book of Scams: Romance scams quickly shift the conversation to desperate pleas for help and money by appealing to your romantic and compassionate side
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13 Oct 18, 9:16am
Anyone can fall victim at any time to a fraudulent con, you don't have to be silly, says the Commission for Financial Capability's fraud education manager Bronwyn Groot
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14 Oct 16, 5:02am
A global perspective on how far off crisis point New Zealand is when it comes to making superannuation sustainable
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5 Oct 16, 12:51pm
Diane Maxwell on protecting retirees vulnerable due to renting, isolation, and not being able to recoup investment losses
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22 Jun 16, 4:34pm
Jenée Tibshraeny looks at killing ageism to help keep the silver tsunami employed as the population ages and New Zealand suffers a skills shortage
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10 Dec 15, 3:06pm
Survey results highlight public skepticism of financial advisers; underlines urgency for Financial Advisers Act overhaul
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25 Feb 15, 8:00am
The NZ Initiative's Jason Krupp questions whether the Commission for Financial Capability is gender blind
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