This segment was broadcast on 31 March 2016. Some information may be out of date.

The magic of regular saving — both in and out of KiwiSaver

  • How compounding works
  • And… you buy more when it’s cheaper
  • The big KiwiSaver bonus
  • Beware of KiwiSaver contributions holidays
  • Take part in KiwiSaver even if you’re heading overseas soon

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Mary Holm is a freelance journalist, a director of Financial Services Complaints Ltd (FSCL), a seminar presenter and a bestselling author on personal finance. From 2011 to 2019 she was a founding director of the Financial Markets Authority. Her opinions are personal, and do not reflect the position of any organisation in which she holds office. Mary’s advice is of a general nature, and she is not responsible for any loss that any reader may suffer from following it.