This comparative report on global pension schemes places NZ 10th “A system that has a sound structure, with many good … More Mercer 2020 Pension schemes-world wide. Comparative analysis
All articles by Alec Waugh
Always good reading! https://cdn.auckland.ac.nz/assets/auckland/business/our-research/docs/RPRC/RPRC%20Update%20Volume%2013%20Issue%203%202020%20Final.pdf
Courtesy of Lifetime Income-see below. An omission from the National Party statement has been included, for accuracy purposes 30 September … More ELECTION 2020: The political parties on retirement income
Nothing dramatic here, the tone is relatively soft, which may assist the Commission, in moving issues forward. The 2019 review … More Government response to 3 yearly retirement review! and Michael Cullen on the NZS New Zealand Superannuation fund.
A lot of misinformation re Kiwi Saver circulates, this article sets the record straight. Nearly 3 million Kiwi’s have a … More LETS PLEASE SAVE KIWI SAVER!
Regular readers will know I wax lyrical re this Weekend NZ Herald edition column The August 22/29th editions contained a … More Mary Holm: Weekend NZ Herald column: Questions and Answers
Love the idea of a care credit, and one of the strengths of New Zealand superannuation for women is that … More Less money, longer lives: Women
BONUS BONDS The ANZ announcement of Bonus Bonds scheme being discontinued, is the final end to a scheme which charged … More Good riddance to Bonus Bonds-what about low interest rates on Term deposits?
Susan St John of the Auckland Retirement Policy and Research Centre , contacted me, with a correction re a sentence … More Means testing article correction, and The complete Guide to finding a financial adviser.
Retirement Policy and Research Centre Newsletter. Good content some excellent links for key papers/articles! https://cdn.auckland.ac.nz/assets/business/about/our-research/research-institutes-and-centres/RPRC/updates/RPRC%20Update%20Volume%2013%20Issue%202%202020%20FINAL.pdf