In This Life Being Just Average Is Not Enough

Average is not enough. We had an interesting conversation today with our 12-year old about trying hard and doing homework. The fact is our son is capable of doing well…

What We Learnt From The Rio Olympic Games

The 2016 Rio Olympic Games have been fascinating and had some great contests to watch, but there are also some unexpected things that I have learnt fro  the Rio Olympic Games too. Some…

A Robot Vacuum Cleaner For the Guy That Hates Housework

How cool would that be – a robot vacuum cleaner to do the housework for you. This is the thing of dreams, one of those appliances that you might expect…

In Business & Life We Strive For Excellence

As a Kiwi today it is easy to think of the manner in which many of my country people strive for excellence as I watch the Hurricanes on television and…

What’s The Best New Zealand Finance Blog?

It is quite hard to find a genuine New Zealand finance blog with most being either designed for those working within the finance industry, written by banks or by the political…

Has Buying A First Home Got More Difficult?

As a New Zealand mortgage broker working in Auckland since 1997 I have spoken to a lot of people that are buying a first home or trying to buy a home,…

There Are Lessons From Motorsport for Business

My name is Stuart Wills and I’m a short bald man that loves winning in business, loves watching and getting inspiration from sport and of course enjoy fishing too. In…

About North West Mortgages & The Mortgage Supply Company

You may have heard that yesterday Stuart & Erica Wills made a huge change to their Auckland mortgage broking business and changed the trading name from Mortgage Link to The…

Basic 101 On How To Apply For A Home Loan

This is another post made to NorthWest Mortgages Buying a home is one of the most exciting and daunting things that we ever do in our lives but there is help available. For some of us our first home will be a tiny house and others will jump straight into something larger. If you are just starting to explore your home ownership options it’s t... Please have a read and share. http://northwestmortgages.co.nz/blog-posts/basic-101-apply-home-loan/

How Are You Wasting Your Money?

Of course you are wasting your money, or at least some of it. Most people will find that they are wasting money if they take the time to look what they…