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Almost 70% of Kiwis would struggle to support loved ones should the worst happen
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Almost 70% of Kiwis would struggle to support loved ones should the worst happen

FSC opens registrations for financial advisers to learn and network at the February 2023 Future Ready Advice Summits
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FSC opens registrations for financial advisers to learn and network at the February 2023 Future Ready Advice Summits

FSC shares practical workshop for employers in support of International Economic Harm Awareness Day
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FSC shares practical workshop for employers in support of International Economic Harm Awareness Day

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Life insurance in the media 2022
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Life insurance in the media 2022

Future Ready, FSPR changes and a Privacy Commission survey
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Future Ready, FSPR changes and a Privacy Commission survey

Health insurance in the media 2022
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Health insurance in the media 2022

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What the FSC has been doing recently

1 December 2022

Money and You - Taking Cover

Our latest research report looked at the global business of insurance, insurance levels in NZ, why NZers are taking cover (or not) and differences between household groups.

Download the report.

1 December 2022
30 November 2022

2022 investment and KiwiSaver media recap

Our response to the Taxation Bill was the main media story in 2022 in the investments and KiwiSaver space

Catch up on all the investments and KiwiSaver media in 2022.

30 November 2022
18 November 2022

2022 life insurance media recap

The NZIIS dominated the news cycle this year when it came to the life insurance sector, and the FSC was there presenting the industry view on the scheme. Journalists across NZ also used our industry data snapshots to add valuable insights to their stories throughout the year.

Catch up on all the life insurance media in 2022.

18 November 2022
18 November 2022

2022 health insurance media recap

Our media commentary on health insurance in 2022 contributed to the debate around mental health, with our response to Consumer NZ's research into policy exclusions helping to address misconceptions about the underwriting process. 

Catch up on all the health insurance media in 2022.

18 November 2022
15 November 2022

Why Does Money Matter competition winners announced

We announced the winners of our 2022 Why Does Money Matter school video competition, which challenged teachers and students to make a three minute video on 'good money habits.'

Read more.

15 November 2022
9 November 2022

Registrations open for Future Ready Advice Summits 2023

We launched the Future Ready Advice Summits 2023, taking place across four locations in February 2023: Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Find out more.

9 November 2022
2 November 2022

2022 AGM and Annual Report released

The FSC held its 2022 Annual General Meeting on 2 November 2022 and released our 2021-2022 Annual Report. 

Read the 2021-2022 Annual Report

2 November 2022
Money and You

Our initiative to help Kiwis grow their financial confidence and wellbeing.

Money and You is a resource for all New Zealanders with tips, insights and conversations designed to grow financial confidence and wellbeing. From getting a handle on your KiwiSaver to mental health and staying safe online, we cover it all. The content is grounded in FSC research and draws on experts from our member organisations and industry partners, but it's written in an accessible way – without the jargon.