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New Zealand Financal Matters
Banks are open generally between 9.30 a.m.- 4.30 p.m. Mon – Fri with some city branches also opening on Saturday mornings.
Through your chosen bank, you will be issued with an EFTPOS
card. With this you won’t need to carry cash, as you can pay for large or small purchases with it.
Note: New Zealand Banks do not have any type of deposit insurance so please research your bank carefully before choosing
Bank of New Zealand.
Branches only in Auckland unless you’re a private or personal client.
- New Zealands only kiwi owned bank
Open a bank account from the UK
. Investment bank. Savings accounts in excess of 7% with a minimum balance of $1.
TSB (Taranaki Savings Bank)
. Online facility to open an account.
List of registered NZ banks
Currency transfer sites and exchange rates
. Currency converter.
Currency exchange rate
. Check out best rates on all matters financial in NZ.
. Government run system that pays out if you have an accident.
. Domestic and travel insurance.
Quotes for life insurance
. Good UK company for shipping insurance. Should be cheaper than shippers’ own insurance cover.
. Medical insurance
Quotes for car, home, Boat. travel and etc insurance