Kiwis are poorly equipped for a financial emergency with one in three having less than $1000 stashed away.
Worried about pocket money or budgets? Do your kids think money grows on trees? We've got money experts from Sorted here to answer your questions.
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She lives in the glitz of showbusiness but is still learning about money.
Confession time: I own too much stuff. I bet you do, too.
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How to hold onto the purse strings when the kids are on vacation.
Healthy eating might seem prohibitively expensive - but it is possible to do it on a shoestring budget.
Finances may not be as cute as a newborn, but with many women’s working arrangements changing post-baby, monetary matters need attention too.
Hot deals and low interest rates are enticing, but watch out for pitfalls before you sign on the dotted line.
The ''baby industry'' exploits parents - you don't need to pay through the nose for food and healthcare.
Kids are more willing and able to learn good money habits than parents think.
OPINION: Derek was baulking at the $3500 price of income protection insurance and reconsidering the whole idea.
Adult offspring are returning to the comforts of home, or refusing to spread their wings in the first place.
How can we save for our child's university costs without disadvantaging ourselves?
If you've got money to spare then now is a great time to be a consumer but the good times won't last.
Do you think it's worth setting up KiwiSaver accounts for our kids?
Fees are easier to compare under a new reporting regime, and big differences have been found.
If people discussing whether to fix or float their mortgage makes you feel dumb, you are not alone.
Not all of us are great extracting our information from printed material. Fortunately, there is another way.
My children grew up thinking money grows on trees. But my eldest has finally learned to appreciate a dollar - thanks to her new job.
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