Parents Helping Their Kids To Buy Their First Home

Parents Helping Their Kids To Buy Their First Home

Parents can be great mentors in financial management and there are several ways parents can help their kids to buy a home of their own.   KIWISAVER: Parents can get their kids in to

Published In Whakatane Beacon

22 February 2017
Do You Really Need a Trust?

Do You Really Need a Trust?

Recently, we have had a number of occasions where the involvement of trusts in home ownership matters has led to delays in sales or settlements. It made us wonder What are the reasons to set up a

Published In Whakatane Beacon

15 February 2017
Vendor Finance

Vendor Finance

With recent changes in lenders policies in relation to above 80% lending it’s important to think outside the square and look at ways in which purchasers are able to buy a home if they

Published In Whakatane Beacon

15 February 2017
Consolidating Debt as a Shortcut to Home Loan Affordability

Consolidating Debt as a Shortcut to Home Loan Affordability

As we take stock of the post-Christmas spending it is sometimes sobering to note the level of short term debt that has piled up. These debts such as Personal bank loans, Hire Purchase, Store and

Published In Whakatane Beacon

1 February 2017
Key Decisions to Protecting your Business

Key Decisions to Protecting your Business

Sixty-seven percent of businesses that stop trading do so because of the death, serious illness or injury of a key person. Typically the key person or “Rainmaker” generates up to 70%

Published In Whakatane Beacon

1 February 2017