Savings Rates Provided by

Institution Minimum 1 Year
ANZ $1 3.50%
ASB $1 3.40%
BNZ $1 3.30%
Westpac $1 3.30%

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Mortgage Rates Provided by

Institution Term Percent
ANZ1 year fixed4.85%
ASB1 year fixed4.85%
BNZ1 year fixed4.35%
Kiwibank1 year fixed4.85%
Westpac1 year fixed4.85%

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