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: Trust is the name of the game

Stuff - February 26 2017

There is good reason why scammers and their ilk target older people. According to The Economist, financial management skills are often an early casualty of age-related cognitive change - our financial decision-making abilities peak in our mid-fifties and, regrettably for many of us, it is all downhill from there.

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Previous articles 


Martin Hawes: Procrastination's naked truth, Stuff - February 19 2017

Martin Hawes: Why are those earning over $100K struggling?, Stuff - February 12 2017

Martin Hawes: Irish eyes giving Brexit a smile, Stuff - February 5 2017

Martin Hawes: Europe copes with background economic risks, Stuff - January 29 2017

Martin Hawes: January is a motivating month, Stuff - January 22 2017

Martin Hawes: Compounding interest can pay dividends for kids, Stuff - December 18 2016

Financial advisor's advice for first home buyers in 2017, Newshub - December 14 2016

Martin Hawes: Invest offshore to escape house price threat, Stuff - December 11 2016

Martin Hawes: Reviewing your finances like a book, Stuff - December 4 2016

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