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A storehouse of great ideas to help you get the most from your money regardless of your financial personality, life stage or personal situation.


Teens and money

By |January 27th, 2016|Money Jar|

Teenagers and money are soon parted. But if they're to Pass Go and become financially savvy

The painful cost of free education

By |December 13th, 2015|Money Jar|

School's expensive. That's the case even if your send your little cherubs to the local state

Top tips for celebrating on a budget

By |November 18th, 2015|Money Jar|

Parties can be expensive. Whether it's Christmas, a 21st, an anniversary or a children's birthday party

Your first home: how to overcome the hurdles

By |October 8th, 2015|Money Jar|

You can do it. Buy your first home, that is. Every year thousands of Kiwis step

How to manage the splurging on your pet

By |August 26th, 2015|Money Jar|

Our little bundles of fluff can cost a small fortune. For most of us our cat,

10 ways to curb impulse spending

By |August 12th, 2015|Money Jar|

We all make splurchases. But impulse spending is the enemy of your purse or wallet. It

Kids and money: less is often more

By |February 4th, 2015|Money Jar|

Dear tooth fairy. We've heard you've been handing out up to $5 per tooth in some

Plastic surgery. How to tame your credit card

By |January 8th, 2015|Money Jar|

Credit cards can be a real life saver. But there's a joke doing the rounds of

What your newborn REALLY needs

By |December 14th, 2014|Money Jar|

Kate's new #royalbaby will have the best of the best. Chances are that most of the

16 ways to tame that summer holiday

By |October 21st, 2014|Money Jar|

16 ways to get what you love for less dosh. Holidays are about making the most

8 ways to really make Christmas count

By |September 16th, 2014|Money Jar|

Ho, ho ho, it's just over 3 months to go until Santa and his crafty crew

The 10 Financial Diets For the New Year

By |February 14th, 2014|Money Jar|

By the New Year most Kiwis need a good detox or diet plan. It could work

Kiwis start the year financially illiterate

By |February 4th, 2014|Money Jar|

Kiwis have little formal knowledge on money matters and our scrimping and splurging habits have left

Pay The Mortgage Or Save For Retirement?

By |November 11th, 2013|Money Jar|

The question, like the classic brain teaser "The Chicken or the Egg?", is which comes first?

12 Ways To Spend Less Than You Earn

By |November 8th, 2013|Money Jar|

Spend less than you earn - it's a simple concept and yet the most difficult to

The Post-it Note Budgeting Strategy

By |November 5th, 2013|Money Jar|

Do you ever look into your supermarket trolley and wonder if you really need all that