US pop singer Lana Del Ray.

Music piracy case bungled

A bungled warning notice sent under the three-strikes copyright regime means an alleged music pirate is off the hook for…

The birth and death of start-ups

Poster boy for entrepreneurial start ups - Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg with his wife Priscilla Chan. Photo / AP.

Though more and more young tech billionaires seem to be household names, the percentage of new businesses started by 20-to-34-year-old…

Savings Rates Provided by

Institution Minimum 1 Year
ANZ $1 4.25%
ASB $1 4.25%
BNZ $1 3.90%
Westpac $1 4.20%

Mortgage Rates Provided by

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

Wall St records fall overnight

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP

Wall Street rose, with the Dow touching a record high and the Nasdaq climbing above 5,000 for the first time in fifteen…

Terms of trade fall 1.9%

New Zealand's export dollar does not stretch as far as it did, after the terms of trade fell 1.9 per cent in the last three…

Auckland house prices soar

Average asking prices for houses for country smash through the half-million-dollar barrier for the first time but in Auckland…