Media articles

Below you will find some recent articles either prepared by Martin or where he has commented on topical issues.

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Martin's latest article: Liquidating your KiwiSaver funds

Stuff - May 21 2017

You do not have to leave KiwiSaver when you turn 65.

Sure, on your 65th birthday you are entitled to take out all your money (provided you have been a member for five years), but if you have nothing compelling to do with the money, maybe you should stay with it.

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Previous articles 


Martin Hawes: Be resilient by building a shelter for financial storms, Stuff - May 14 2017

Martin Hawes: Doing good with your investment choices, Stuff - May 7 2017

Martin Hawes: Trusting in company shares is difficult after a scandalous history, Stuff - April 30 2017

Martin Hawes: Cash is king of the investment realm, Stuff - April 23 2017

Martin Hawes: Staying ahead of work and money trends, Stuff - April 16 2017

Martin Hawes: Painting your retirement by numbers, Stuff - April 9 2017

Martin Hawes: How to plan for a later-life 'gap year', Stuff - April 2 2017

Martin Hawes: Teach yourself to 'speak' money, Stuff - March 26 2017

Martin Hawes: Buffett versus the hedge funds, Stuff - March 19 2017

Martin Hawes: Keeping an eye on investments, Stuff - March 12 2017

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