Venture capital: How far will Big Chill hit New Zealand?

Investors financing start-ups are making heads turn in the US and Australia, devaluing existing holdings amid rising interest rates, recession fears and a plunge in tech stocks in public markets. Industry players say New Zealand may not be hit hard, though, given that investors here have been more conservative and bought at cheaper levels. In … Read more

Should I invest in an automated advisor? | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Javier Simon) Want to jump into the investing world, but aren’t sure about picking out your stocks and managing your own portfolio? An automated advisor can do all of that for you. A robo-advisor is a digital platform that uses computer algorithms to build and manage a diversified portfolio based on your risk tolerance, financial … Read more

Earn $300 in Quarterly Retirement Profits in 3 Easy Steps | personal financing

Generating passive income through dividends is especially important these days, as the stock market has had negative returns for the better part of the year now. But perhaps it’s even more important in retirement, when that extra income can come in handy. It can definitely give you some money to spend to supplement retirement accounts … Read more