Personal Finance

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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22 Oct 18, 9:46am
The World Gold Council puts gold's position in the global financial system into perspective among all financial assets
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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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20 Oct 18, 9:06am
The World Gold Council says that recent market volatility makes the case for having gold as part of an investment portfolio
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19 Oct 18, 5:02pm
SBS Bank bursts into contention in the Spring selling season with a very sharp competitive two year fixed mortgage rate, lower than all rivals
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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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17 Oct 18, 10:29am
The Little Black Book of Scams: How you can ensure that your identity remains yours alone. And what to do if you are compromised
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17 Oct 18, 5:00am
When a customer is conned by a fraudster & in an out of character move sends significant sums of money overseas, does a bank have any AML-CFT Act responsibilities?
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16 Oct 18, 7:00am
The Little Black Book of Scams: How to recognise and deal with those smart, friendly, charming and persuasive calls from someone touting a great investment
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15 Oct 18, 12:22pm
Learn how to avoid becoming a fraud victim with these tips from the Commission for Financial Capability's Little Black Book of Scams
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14 Oct 18, 8:03pm
We pay a lot in taxes of petrol and they are increasing fast. Russell Jones explains where how they are spent. Just don't ask about the GST issue
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14 Oct 18, 8:31am
MoneyHub's Christopher Walsh does a deep dive into the fee detail of using a credit or debit card for making overseas purchases and finds the best options - and some not-so-good ones
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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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11 Oct 18, 8:51pm
Three banks change home loan rates. But even though the trend is down, further reductions may be achievable for many borrowers, even with cash-back incentives
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10 Oct 18, 5:12pm
InvestNow starts offering BNZ term deposits with special rates; Wants other banks on its platform so people can shop around for the best rates without opening accounts with different banks
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10 Oct 18, 1:53pm
A lack of ability to assess financial costs and benefits seems to be behind most people choosing a credit card that isn't right for them. Optimism bias is at work here too
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