Our Services

Make an appointment to meet with one of our Financial Mentors. You can discuss your financial situation with them in complete confidence, free of charge.

"I love the indepth finance topics he talks to me about. I really enjoy his passion and knowledge."

One on One Consultations with a Trained Financial Mentor.

Make an appointment to meet with one of our Financial Mentors. You can discuss your financial situation with them in complete confidence.

Some of the specific services your Financial Mentor can assist with you include:

  • General Budgeting Options
  • Creditor Negotiation
  • Insolvency Assistance
  • Goal Setting and Financial Action Planning
  • Independent Dispute Resolution
  • Options to manage your debt
  • Alternatives to pay day lenders
  • Kiwisaver Hardship withdrawal

MoneyMates and Community Education Sessions

MoneyMates Workshops

We run facilitated, peer led, group discussion groups called MoneyMates. The sessions focus on facilitated, peer led group discussion, the aim of the workshops are to give you the tools and confidence to talk about money and money matters, learning from other people’s experience.

In the course we cover a range of topics, including:

  • Money – money personalities and how we relate to money
  • Identifying needs and wants
  • Goal setting, planning for change and behaviour change
  • Keeping track of money and budgeting
  • Debt – what is it? Understanding the costs (financial and emotional of debt), paying it off and managing it in the long term
  • Borrowing sensibly
  • Saving – how to save, compound interest, Kiwi Saver

Participants who complete the required number of sessions will receive a certificate of achievement. We can also pick up 1:1 sessions with you at any point if you wish to discuss your own personal circumstances in more detail.

We also run and facilitate MoneyMates workshops for community groups or in workplaces, as well as online workshops. Please get in touch if this is something you would like to know more about for your organisation.

Community Education Presentations

We offer group education sessions to community organisations for their clients, on a variety of topics that we can tailor to suit the interest of the audience. They are delivered by our trained Financial Mentors. All clients that attend the group sessions will be able to access free 1:1 mentoring with our service as follow up, to discuss their individual circumstances in more detail should they wish to.

Please get in touch if you would like to discuss options available for your organisation or workplace.

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First Floor, Hancock Community House
77 King Street
Palmerston North


Freephone: 0800 228 343
Phone: 06 358 2279
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Office Hours
  • Mon–Tue

    9 am – 3pm

  • Wed

    9 am – 4.30 pm and until 7pm by appointment

  • Thurs

    9am – 3 pm

  • Fri

    9am – 12 pm

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