CFFC (Commission for Financial Capability) surveyed 3132 New Zealanders between January to June 2020. They used questions from an OECD toolkit to measure understanding of financial concepts such as interest, inflation, and risk diversification. Only 22% of all respondents answered all questions correctly, and only half as many women as men answered all questions correctly.
Why women need to start talking Finance and Life Insurance
How to talk about life insurance with your partner
Talking about life insurance means talking about death. No-one finds that easy. Pinnacle Life have some tips to get you started on talking about money and life insurance with your partner.
Why you should buy your life insurance online
A recent survey by Consumer NZ indicated that you’re much less likely to be a satisfied customer if you buy insurance from a bank or an insurance broker, compared with those who buy direct from an insurance company.
Does life insurance pay for cancer? (the answer is yes)
Life Insurance can’t stop you from getting cancer but it can help you financially while you get treatment. If you’ve had cancer, bear in mind that each case is considered by our underwriters, so don’t assume you won’t be able to get any cover.
Is life insurance worth it? 5 reasons why we think it is
Having life insurance is a good idea if you have financial obligations that mean your loved ones would suffer if you weren’t around to pay for things like the rent or mortgage, the groceries, or your kids’ education. But is it worth it?
Expert tips to improve your life balance before Christmas
It can be a tricky time of year to feel like you’ve got things in balance. Take a deep breath. It is possible to find some equilibrium and have that summer holiday feeling before Christmas.
Your (simple) New Zealand wedding planning checklist
A wedding is just the start of you and your partners lives together.
How age affects your life insurance (explained)
One of the biggest factors in determining the price of your life insurance premium is your age.