FMA warns public to be wary of misleading advertising promoting “risk-free, money-back investments”
MR No. 2015 – 05
27 February 2015
The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) is warning people to beware of a company offering a risk-free, high-return investment programme.
The company trades as Eco Investments Group and the FMA warns anyone dealing with them to exercise extreme caution before obtaining any financial services, or acquiring any financial products.READ MORE
We wish you safe driving this holiday season…
We would like to wish you and your family season’s greetings and a happy New Year. We’d also like you to stay safe on the roads this summer, so before you even leave the garage please take a minute to think safe so you can plan to stay safe.READ MORE
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