Rich Enough? by Mary Holm

Throughout 2019 and 2020, we’ll be publishing extracts from Mary Holm’s bestselling book on saving and investment, Rich Enough? A Laid-Back Guide for Every Kiwi. Mary is the author of six books on personal finance. She is a Qantas Media Award-winning columnist known for her personal finance column in the Weekend Herald and regular appearances on National Radio and is a director of Financial Services Complaints Limited and a former director of the Financial Markets Authority.

Rules of thumb on retirement spending

In this first extract, Mary presents some rules of thumb on retirement spending, answering the question: How much are you likely to want for regular spending in retirement?

Vive la différence: how men and women invest

In this extract, Mary looks at the role gender plays in investment decision making.