Public health waiting lists are again making headlines this month, with patients waiting up to 12 months for an MRI scan in Nelson and Marlborough. To read more go to …..READ MORE
“WAITING lists are not a reliable guide to the number of people who need an operation. Many thousands of people who need surgery are not on the waiting list at all. They are, however, in pain and distress. They are also in limbo, waiting to get on the waiting list. The critics say that the waiting lists, in short, are a lie.” Read more go to:READ MORE
An amendment has been made to Australian legislation regarding the transfer of funds from an Australian complying superannuation fund to a KiwiSaver scheme in New Zealand.
The amendment allows Australian providers to accept a New Zealand statutory declaration as proof of permanent emigration, whereas previously the requirements stated that an Australian statutory declaration was required. This change will make it a lot easier for you if you are wanting to Transfer to Kiwisaver.READ MORE
And this is just for this year! This gives great insight to the amount of dollars paid out by insurers and the good use your premiums go towards. You just never know when you might be next!
Read the latest report from the Insurance Council of NZ to find out more ……….2014 Insured Cost of Weather now over $135 millionREAD MORE
To feel more sun on your face
To stop and smell the spring flowers
To enjoy the days getting longer
To hear the birds earlier in the mornings.
The good news is that spring has finally made it!
Wouldn’t it be nice to know that sorting out your insurances was as easy as coffee with friends?READ MORE
Contents Insurance – why it is so important!
This is why Contents Insurance is so important when renting a house. If your teenage son or daugher is renting a house or flat whist studying at university or even just flatting, they need to read this article …..
Kiwisaver: A Retirement or Political Tool?
New Zealand Governments have used retirement as a political football for many years and probably one of the most commented on occasions is the Muldoon era.
The trend continues with The Labour Party this week launched its monetary policy tool that includes Kiwisaver as a way to keep interest rates and the NZ dollar low.READ MORE
Make sure that your kids tertiary insurance needs are met. Did you know that your AMPG contents policy can also cover your children living in tertiary accommodation?
Call us today to discuss life insurance, kiwi saver, contents and vehicle insurances for your teenagers!
We can help you protect your kids from an incident like this in October 2013:
Car park thefts ‘heartache’ for Wintec students
A band of drunken thieves inflicted damage, stress and heartache on students in the midst of year-end tests and all they had to say for themselves was ”she’s right bro”.READ MORE
Scary statistics! Check in with us regarding Health Insurance so you don’t become one of these 280,000 people wishing they were feeling well!
About 280,000 New Zealanders are waiting for elective surgery, and more than half are not on waiting lists, new research shows.
The report by TNS for the Health Funds Association (HFA) and the Private Surgical Hospitals Association (NZPSHA) showed those who were on waiting lists had been waiting an average of 224 days.