Financial Services

The Salvation Army and the Manukau Ward Councillor have issued warnings about the seminars.

Kiwis warned to 'stay away' from SkyWay Invest seminars

"We advise people not to hand over their money."

"We are warning people to stay away from SkyWay Capital and all of the SkyWay group," the FMA says.

'Stay away': FMA issues warning over controversial scheme

But some Kiwis are convinced it will make them a millionaire.

Milford Asset Management's Frances Sweetman on The AM Show.

KiwiSavers to find out how much they're expected to end up with

It's hoped this will encourage members to take a greater interest in how their money is growing.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and National's drug reform spokesperson spoke to The AM Show about the recreational cannabis referendum.

Should you buy into New Zealand's first weed IPO?

Investors could make a lot of money - or lose it all.

Retirement Commissioner Diane Maxwell says those with money in KiwiSaver shouldn't "mess" with their accounts.

The $500 a week reason KiwiSaver is better than Lotto

You're far more likely to have a decent retirement if you do the boring thing and save.

Financial Services

Christchurch attack: Where our donations are going

$1.7m has already been put to use.


Companies fined for claiming they can repossess beds and fridges

Two Christchurch finance companies have been fined.

Simon Bridges and Jami-Lee Ross responded to questions about the complaint referral.

Serious Fraud Office will consider if electoral system 'rorted' - law professor

Jami-Lee Ross' allegations of donation mishandling by National will be investigated by the office.

The Bay of Plenty DHB has been forced to protect itself from cyber-attacks from Russia and the Ukraine.

Cyber scams and fraud skyrocket in new report

A record 870 cyber security incidents were reported between July and September.

An eftpos card and a cell phone

A third of Kiwis have fallen victim to scams - Westpac

The bank says it stopped $22 million worth of fraud over the past year.

Diane Maxwell on The AM Show.

Don't mess with your KiwiSaver - Retirement Commissioner

KiwiSavers are being urged not to panic in the face of market drops.

Financial Services

Aussie James Murdoch in line for Tesla chair - report

Tesla has until November 13 to appoint an independent chairman of the board.

Financial Services

Anglican head branded hypocrite for Amazon comments

The church has also been criticised for other companies it invests in.

Many of the families the Salvation Army is helping now have "mountains of debt".

Predatory lenders return to target New Zealand's vulnerable

The Salvation Army is fighting back to protect our communities.

Financial Services

Reserve Bank Governor 'scared' by level of mortgage debt in NZ

He isn't ruling out recommending a Royal Commission to investigate banking behaviour.

Steven Joyce on The AM Show.

Joyce writes off controversial Forbes article

You'd think he would welcome predictions Labour will drive the economy into a recession.

Financial Services

Young Kiwi multi-millionaire wins Oxford award

Entrepreneur Jamie Beaton is only 22, but worth more than $70 million.

The Dow Jones has surged since Donald Trump won the election (Reuters)

Dow hits historic 20,000 mark

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is trading above 20,000 for the first time ever.

An Auckland woman has won $1 million which she plans to use to buy her first home (file)

Auckland first home now a reality after Lotto win

An Auckland woman has won $1 million from Lotto's First Division which she plans to use to buy her first home.


Charges dropped in case of Mutual Finance's 'missing millions'

A third of the charges against the directors of failed finance company Mutual Finance have been dropped in the Auckland High Court.