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The Difference Between Good & Bad Debt

Some people will tell you there’s nothing wrong with being in debt.  Others will say debt is bad and you should do everything in your power to stay out of it, not matter what. It’s the same as when people say ‘money doesn’t buy happiness’. They’re right… But try being truly happy without money in […]

Jan 16, 2020

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Quick Guide To Crushing Your Christmas Debt

The pressure to spend over the holiday season can be huge. All those gifts, all that food, maybe travel and accommodation… The bill has a way of racking up in the blink of an eye.  For many Kiwis, this means they are forced to go into debt to get through the festive season.  Whether it’s […]

Jan 13, 2020

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Three Personal Finance Hacks For 2020

In this final Loanplace blog for 2019, we’re looking ahead. And at this time of year, we hope you are too. The new year is traditionally the time to make plans and resolutions about the next 12 months. So today we’re sharing three personal finance goals we think could help you end 2020 in a […]

Dec 29, 2019

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Are You An Average Kiwi Christmas Spender?

How much are you planning to spend on Christmas this year? Are you planning? Do you have an idea what your friends and colleagues will be spending? In this post, as we head into the final few weeks of the year and approach Christmas day, we’re revealing the hard numbers on New Zealand’s festive financial […]

Dec 17, 2019

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The Bank Said No. Loanplace Said Go.

We’re talking to so many customers lately who are using our service to improve their situation, we just can’t resist sharing another of their stories with you today.  Jim (not his real name) is a transport operator from Northland.  For years, he’s worked on his business, expanding his fleet and building his client list with […]

Dec 8, 2019

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Success! How We Went Above And Beyond For One Of Our Great Customers

In this post, we’re going to share the one thing that excites us more than anything else about our business.  It’s the powerful story behind the day-to-day business of Loanplace.  It starts with a regular New Zealand grandmother.  And it ends the way we endeavor to make every one of our customer’s experiences with us […]

Nov 28, 2019

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3 Things To Consider Before Borrowing Money

As the saying goes, life is what happens when we’re making other plans.  And sometimes, the unexpected requires that we access some extra cash to cover bills, repairs, or any type of unforeseen expense.  Often, this is when people go looking for a loan.  But before you borrow money from anyone, you must consider some […]

Nov 19, 2019

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Surviving Christmas Spending: How To Protect Your Bank Balance This Year

Christmas may not feel like it’s right around the corner… But it is.  You have about 40 days to get everything in order before the 25th — presents, your tree, food, drinks and, of course, money. Many Kiwis feel the pinch when it comes to paying for Christmas.  Like with everything that involves money, planning […]

Nov 11, 2019

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Three Tips For Finding Your Perfect Loan

If you’re applying for a loan in New Zealand, it might feel easy to get overwhelmed.  There are a lot of options to consider and different numbers you need to understand.  But rather than just going for the first loan you come across, we encourage you to do a little research before you settle on […]

Nov 3, 2019