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Huge income tax shake-up proposed

The Government is considering the biggest shake-up of one of the building blocks of the income tax system since its introduction…

Savings Rates Provided by Interest.co.nz

Institution Minimum 1 Year
ANZ $1 4.25%
ASB $1 4.25%
BNZ $1 3.90%
Westpac $1 4.15%

NZ's first mobile wallet

The app Semble brings together mobile network operators 2degrees, Spark and Vodafone with banking partners ASB and BNZ and payments network Paymark.

NZ's first mobile wallet has been launched by technology company Semble in collaboration with national mobile operators…

Mortgage Rates Provided by Interest.co.nz

Institution Term Percent
ANZ1 year fixed5.89%
ASB1 year fixed5.99%
BNZ1 year fixed5.69%
Kiwibank1 year fixed5.69%
Westpac1 year fixed5.99%

Teaching jobs on the rise

Kirsten White from The Village Daycare Bethlehem. Teaching jobs across the country are up nearly 20 per cent year-on-year.

Teachers looking for a job should head to Wellington, according to Seek's latest Labour Market Report.

Properties sold to cover rates

If a ratepayer was experiencing hardship, they should contact council because various payment options available to them. Photo / Thinkstock

Auckland Council is chasing unpaid rates of $300,595.02 on eight properties and court action has begun to result in forced…

Touch of magic

With almost 1000sq m of luxurious living spaces, the possibilities are endless, finds Sandra Goodwin