Monthly Archives: April 2013

Still ~ 200 Super Schemes in NZ!

Do you belong to a Superannuation Scheme related to your work?   How much do you know about it?   About 10% of working people still belong to a Superannuation Scheme related to their employment other than KiwiSaver.    Although the FMA ( Financial markets Authority) has overview of such schemes and produces a report each year  with overall statistics, there is not much to be found elsewhere about individual schemes and their advantages, disadvantages and security.

Let us know about any scheme you belong to, its reputation and how happy you are with it?    Comments will be anonymous.

The last Annual Report on Superannuation Schemes by the FMA

Retirement Policy & Research Centre

The University of Auckland Business School contains a Retirement Policy and Research Centre (RPRC) with a vast range of papers and materials on New Zealand Retirement income . Finding their website and details, using the Auckland School of Business website as the first step, I find difficult and not helpful, but when you get there the information available is excellent. Continue reading