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New Zealand is the happiest place in the world outside northern Europe, three places higher than Australia, five higher than the US. But we are less happy than three years ago. Brian Easton reviews the data to find why we are this happy
26th Jan 22, 10:00am
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New Zealand is the happiest place in the world outside northern Europe, three places higher than Australia, five higher than the US. But we are less happy than three years ago. Brian Easton reviews the data to find why we are this happy
Huge international study matching tax approaches and subjective wellbeing scores shows that people feel better with 'distortionary' taxes, but growth is higher with 'non-distortionary' taxes: Motu
6th Apr 16, 5:35am
by Guest
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Huge international study matching tax approaches and subjective wellbeing scores shows that people feel better with 'distortionary' taxes, but growth is higher with 'non-distortionary' taxes: Motu
Where there's a will there's a wish; Three paths to financial fruition; Rich Millennials; First rule of investing; Aligning your passion, purpose and business model
7th Aug 13, 8:20am
by Amanda Morrall
Where there's a will there's a wish; Three paths to financial fruition; Rich Millennials; First rule of investing; Aligning your passion, purpose and business model
Pareto's principle applied to personal finance; Financial regrets; Myers Briggs and money personalities; Popular but bad advice; 30 questions to ask before dying
2nd Aug 13, 12:43pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Pareto's principle applied to personal finance; Financial regrets; Myers Briggs and money personalities; Popular but bad advice; 30 questions to ask before dying
Space age payments; Housing prices and interest rate risk; Compounding interest; More joy for index fund fans; The world's most expensive mattress
8th Jul 13, 11:38am
by Amanda Morrall
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Space age payments; Housing prices and interest rate risk; Compounding interest; More joy for index fund fans; The world's most expensive mattress
Five retirement questions you were too scared to ask; Bad habits; Think rich in 17 different ways; 14 ways to earn after work ends; Reading
5th Jul 13, 8:04am
by Amanda Morrall
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Five retirement questions you were too scared to ask; Bad habits; Think rich in 17 different ways; 14 ways to earn after work ends; Reading
Teaching your workers about money; Getting someone else to pay your mortgage; A spare room for debate; Will your marriage survive retirement?; An ode to home based work
3rd Jul 13, 8:03am
by Amanda Morrall
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Teaching your workers about money; Getting someone else to pay your mortgage; A spare room for debate; Will your marriage survive retirement?; An ode to home based work
So you wanna be an appreneur?; "Help I lost my mojo"; Q&A with the Mr. Money Moustache; 5 rules for teaching kids about money; Renting by choice
1st Jul 13, 1:12pm
by Amanda Morrall
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So you wanna be an appreneur?; "Help I lost my mojo"; Q&A with the Mr. Money Moustache; 5 rules for teaching kids about money; Renting by choice
The illusion of wealth; Negotiating cheaper rent; Invest in what you know; Unnecessary spending; Last chance for your free $521
28th Jun 13, 7:22am
by Amanda Morrall
3
The illusion of wealth; Negotiating cheaper rent; Invest in what you know; Unnecessary spending; Last chance for your free $521
In part three of the making of a multi-millionaire, our guest blogger shares his wealth wisdom and reflects on the lessons learned
27th Jun 13, 2:39pm
by Amanda Morrall
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In part three of the making of a multi-millionaire, our guest blogger shares his wealth wisdom and reflects on the lessons learned
Do you believe - in yourself?; Passion, persistence and patience; You are what you preach; What your credit card company doesn't want you to know; Wither the SRI savvy advisors?
14th Jun 13, 11:03am
by Amanda Morrall
Do you believe - in yourself?; Passion, persistence and patience; You are what you preach; What your credit card company doesn't want you to know; Wither the SRI savvy advisors?
Why our funds management industry is flunking out; Two life changing chapters for Buffett; The Forbes 2013 Investment Guide; Investing for beginners; The Upside of Failure
7th Jun 13, 9:29am
by Amanda Morrall
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Why our funds management industry is flunking out; Two life changing chapters for Buffett; The Forbes 2013 Investment Guide; Investing for beginners; The Upside of Failure
Income oriented investing; why women should care more about money than men; Working from home strategies; Habits in personal finance; How much you need to retire on
30th May 13, 12:09pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Income oriented investing; why women should care more about money than men; Working from home strategies; Habits in personal finance; How much you need to retire on
Why Buffett is bearish on bonds; Prepping for retirement as a solo parent; Working smarter not harder; Advice unshackled from products; Investing for the longrun
28th May 13, 1:17pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Why Buffett is bearish on bonds; Prepping for retirement as a solo parent; Working smarter not harder; Advice unshackled from products; Investing for the longrun
Blunt truths from MMM; The myth of the American dream; The why and how of effective altruism; How to be the best version of yourself; New rules of workplace engagement
22nd May 13, 12:17pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Blunt truths from MMM; The myth of the American dream; The why and how of effective altruism; How to be the best version of yourself; New rules of workplace engagement
Be glad for your bad job; Incentive for saving; Total remuneration; Building trust in a financial relationship; The millionaire next door
22nd Apr 13, 2:05pm
by Amanda Morrall
Be glad for your bad job; Incentive for saving; Total remuneration; Building trust in a financial relationship; The millionaire next door
Staying invested through tough times; Peak happiness at $75K?; Five secrets of investor happiness; Heading off spats with your spouse over $; Ramit on raising prices
7th Sep 12, 11:27am
by Amanda Morrall
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Staying invested through tough times; Peak happiness at $75K?; Five secrets of investor happiness; Heading off spats with your spouse over $; Ramit on raising prices
Net worth - what is it good for?; No shame in quitting; A 3x formula for success; Iphone envy and judgements; The power of belief
28th Jun 12, 11:03am
by Amanda Morrall
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Net worth - what is it good for?; No shame in quitting; A 3x formula for success; Iphone envy and judgements; The power of belief
Dementia insurance for retirees; Country living in a tiny little house; Extreme budgeting; How to ask for a raise; Your SOE sales preparatory work
20th Jun 12, 10:39am
by Amanda Morrall
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Dementia insurance for retirees; Country living in a tiny little house; Extreme budgeting; How to ask for a raise; Your SOE sales preparatory work
The latte savings sacrifice; Saving yourself from a depressing retirement; Ipension; A new way of working; Fatherly financial advice
18th Jun 12, 11:40am
by Amanda Morrall
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The latte savings sacrifice; Saving yourself from a depressing retirement; Ipension; A new way of working; Fatherly financial advice
Finance and the Good Society; Fund master manipulators behind the FB yoyo; World Bank's Zoellick on the future; Why $1million is nothing; How to be happier at work
1st Jun 12, 12:23pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Finance and the Good Society; Fund master manipulators behind the FB yoyo; World Bank's Zoellick on the future; Why $1million is nothing; How to be happier at work
Tell me what you really think. What do you like? What do you want more of and less of in personal finance? Amanda would like your feedback
9th May 12, 10:26am
by Amanda Morrall
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Tell me what you really think. What do you like? What do you want more of and less of in personal finance? Amanda would like your feedback
Peaking at 35?; Six essential retirement investments that have nothing to do with money; "The Mommy Wars"; The perfect pitch; Value add
19th Apr 12, 12:26pm
by Amanda Morrall
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Peaking at 35?; Six essential retirement investments that have nothing to do with money; "The Mommy Wars"; The perfect pitch; Value add
Financial accomplishments; Why being generous is lucrative --- for your marriage; Kim Kardashian's tax deductible wedding regifting plan; 7 steps to growing your pay; Teenage savings spirit
13th Mar 12, 9:20am
by Amanda Morrall
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Financial accomplishments; Why being generous is lucrative --- for your marriage; Kim Kardashian's tax deductible wedding regifting plan; 7 steps to growing your pay; Teenage savings spirit
Ostentatious parsimony; Don't let your son grow up to be a gamer; The 7 step investment programme; Over-achievers no happier;
9th Mar 12, 11:10am
by Amanda Morrall
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Ostentatious parsimony; Don't let your son grow up to be a gamer; The 7 step investment programme; Over-achievers no happier;