Smart Thoughts

In this blog I share my opinion on the state of the market, trends and tips you can use to improve your property investing.

Financial Adviser
Cancer Rate Up, Deaths Down

Cancer Rate Up, Deaths Down

  The number of people with cancer continues to rise, while the rate at which people die from the disease continues to fall, new data shows. Statistics...

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Why you need life insurance

Why you need life insurance

Not me! I'm never going to die. We all like to think that we are invincible! Well the reality is we all die eventually and some of us will leave our loved...

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Mortgage wars: Banks paying fees

Mortgage wars: Banks paying fees

The low growth residential mortgage market has created a new phenomenon with banks now prepared to cough up break fees to help win business from customers on...

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Business Interruption Policies

Business Interruption Policies

Christchurch business owners unlucky enough to be caught in the cordoned-off red zone will know their Business Interruption (BI) insurance policies like the...

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Bankruptcy, What is it?

Bankruptcy, What is it?

WHAT IS BANKRUPTCY? An official assignee from government agency the New Zealand Insolvency and Trustee Service administers your debts. You are still...

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