The rise of the digital investor; micro-investing platforms and technology

15 Jun 21 - New research from the Financial Services Council (FSC) has revealed the surprising number of Kiwis using platforms like Sharesies, Hatch and Stake, why they’re using them, and what’s stopping those who haven’t yet jumped on the bandwagon.

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“Why Does Money Matter?” FSC launches school video competition

9 Jun 21 - The Financial Services Council has today launched an exciting new competition for New Zealand school students.

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New research reveals over three quarters of young NZers worry about money

1 Jun 21 - The latest Financial Resilience Index released by the Financial Services Council (FSC) today shows that 12 months on, Covid-19 continues to affect our wellbeing – and that of younger New Zealanders in particular.

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We need to change the property conversation

20 Mar 21 - Richard Klipin, CEO, Financial Services Council Originally published on It's an emotional time right now for those looking to enter the property market. But why do we care so much?

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Rediscovering the Joy of Money: Interview with Kate McCallum and Julia Newbould

19 Feb 21 - Women - both here in New Zealand and around the world - face greater obstacles when it comes to achieving financial independence than men. They also have different approaches to money, something that joint authors of The Joy of Money: The Australian Women’s Guide to Financial Independence, Kate McCallum and Julia Newbould, have acknowledged.   Between the two of them they have a wealth of experience in the Australian finance industry. Julia is a financial writer and commentator who's currently editor-at-large at Money Magazine. Kate is a financial adviser and director of award-winning firm Multiforte Financial Services.  

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Unlocking the potential of New Zealand's financial front line

Learn a new language this year – the language of money

Family and finance this festive season and why you should talk to your nanna

Cooking the Books podcast: How can you prepare for the next financial emergency?

Generations 2020 On Demand - Sessions from the Digital Conference

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