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Changes to KiwiSaver – what do they mean for you?

The Government has recently proposed some changes to KiwiSaver for next year. More contribution rates for employees. At the moment you can contribute at 3%, 4% or 8% of your pay. From 1 April 2019, it's intended that you’ll also be able to...

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Getting back into a savings habit is good for you

In a recent NZ Herald article Retirement Commissioner Diane Maxwell said "I was terrible with money, I didn't think I was going to live to grow old." She went on to say "I look back and I could weep over all the money I've wasted." How many times have you said...

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KiwiSaver gives the self-employed great options

If you’re self-employed then KiwiSaver provides a handy and cost-effective option to save for retirement. If you know someone who is self-employed then tell them, your friends and your family about Christian KiwiSaver Scheme, a KiwiSaver scheme...

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Investment returns

Another positive quarter ensured that solid returns were reported for each of the funds in the quarter ended 30 June 2018. The benefits of diversification were evident with lower returns on bonds being more than offset by exceptional returns for shares....

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Ethical at heart

Welcome to the first edition of the quarterly newsletter under the Christian KiwiSaver Scheme banner. As you know, in March we relaunched our KiwiSaver scheme with a new name. Underneath the new name, there are three simple words: ethical at heart. We...

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Investment returns

Returns over one, three and five years were all positive. However, in the latest quarter investors were reminded that returns are not always positive. The three-month returns were affected by many things but largely concerns about international trade,...

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Are you missing out on the free KiwiSaver money?

Every year there are some KiwiSaver members, including members of the Christian KiwiSaver Scheme, missing out on receiving the Government’s free KiwiSaver money. That is like flushing money down the drain! The Government paid $697 million, yes that’s $697...

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Thinking about entering the property market?

Since 1973 The New Zealand Anglican Church Pension Board has been offering mortgage finance. We offer competitive interest rates to Christian KiwiSaver Scheme members and Christians of all denominations. Our regular rates are 97.5% of the averaged rates of the five...

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It’s not easy being green!

The love of money, as it has famously been said, is the root of all evil. Yet money can also do good in the world, and at the very least, it can be used in a way that does not harm. That, at any rate, is the philosophy underpinning the notion of ‘ethical investing’ for Christian KiwiSaver Scheme (formerly Koinonia).

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Celebrating a new name

We’re thrilled to announce that our KiwiSaver scheme has a new name, Christian KiwiSaver Scheme.

We’re still the only KiwiSaver scheme specially designed for, and provided by, Christians.

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