With Easter holidays here, many of us are planning to make the most of the long weekend or school holidays by hitting the road for a getaway.
Whatever the reason for your international money transfer, be it financing your international mortgage or relocating overseas, here are a few simple tricks to help you save when sending money abroad.
There comes a time for people in their elder years to consider moving on from the family home.
Retail banks are competing strongly for mortgages, with interest rates again taking a noticeable dip in January.
The trend of net migration effectively plateaued for the last three months of 2017 as both arrivals and departures held firm.
While we may want a home with plenty of space and a kitchen fit for a king, sometimes we have to settle for something that is more compact than commanding.
Scanning across a few of the big influencers, net migration turned properly mid-way through 2017 after throwing a few dummy passes earlier to keep us all on our toes. It’s likely to continue to drop in 2018 as the Government reduces the in-flow of low skilled migrants and we start to lose Kiwis to Australia again.
No matter what you want to achieve in 2018, you can’t do it without a place to call home. Somewhere to rest, re-energise, enjoy your hobbies, and be comfortable. So, this year, why not consider what it is that would make your ‘dream house’ and work towards grabbing it with both hands.