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

10 Feb 21 - New research from the Financial Services Council (FSC), “Unlocking the Potential of Professional Financial Advice,” has shown that the sector has remained resilient despite the challenges of Covid-19 and regulatory change and continues to provide ongoing value to Kiwis. FSC CEO Richard Klipin said that last year the FSC conducted research that asked Kiwis for their views of the sector.

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Learn a new language this year – the language of money

1 Jan 21 - Richard Klipin, CEO, Financial Services Council Originally published on

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

24 Dec 20 - Richard Klipin, CEO, Financial Services Council Originally published on

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

23 Dec 20 - The FSC's CEO Richard Klipin talked to Frances Cook on the Cooking the Books podcast about how we can best prepare ourselves for future financial emergencies - and revealed some surprising information about how Kiwis coped financially with Covid-19. 

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Generations 2020 On Demand - Sessions from the Digital Conference

Financially challenged: Latest Money & You research released

Health Funds Association and FSC merged on 1 December 2020

New Disclosure Guide released for advice community

FSC enjoys a solid year of growth despite challenges

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