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General insurance is broadly defined as any insurance that is not life insurance. Some definitions include health insurance and some do not. For the purposes of this article, we will concentrate on protection against financial losses and protection for assets and valuables. General insurance may be taken out by a business or commercial enterprise, or [...]
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“Insurance is an area of a high level of trust” is a statement from Catherine Bateman, Vero's head of customer experience. Research by insurance company Vero in 2019 has found more than a third (35 percent) of businesses don't trust their insurer, up from 30 percent last year. Mistrust in brokers has also risen with [...]
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Is it just us or did 2019 fly on by? If you blinked, you might have missed it. What an incredible year it’s been! We’ve continued to work with the most discerning businesses, contractors, and builders in the country, kept everyone up to date with the latest developments in the industry, and continued our ongoing [...]
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The new Residential Tenancies Act 2019 Amendment has been in force for less than a month and it has serious implications for tenants. Tenants are now liable for careless damage caused to rental properties. They could face the lower of four weeks’ rent, or their landlord’s insurance excess. Damages can result in a hefty cost [...]
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Diversity and inclusion have been topics on the business agenda for quite some time, but how many NZ companies have really put it at the heart of their operations? Kordia Group chief executive, Scott Bartlett, recently wrote about his views on diversity in the NZ Herald. His stance is that, whilst NZ has made some [...]
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Do you work long hours but feel like you have nothing to show for it? When you’re managing your own business it’s very easy to get caught in a cycle of working hard, but is it necessarily productive work? The truth is, many of us have fallen into bad working habits and don’t make the [...]
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When it comes to doing renovation or building works in your home, you probably seek out recommendations from family and friends and compare quotes before choosing a tradesperson. Right? But, have you also checked that your chosen tradesperson is licensed to carry out the work they’re quoting for? If not, you could be putting your [...]
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With the announcement last month of higher personal contribution rates for Kiwisaver at 6% and 10%, this has increased the potential for individuals to save even more for retirement. Figures released by Canstar show that a 25-year-old earning $50,000 per year and contributing 10% in a growth fund could have $1.5m saved by retirement. However, [...]
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