Jenée Tibshraeny

Jenée Tibshraeny is an interest.co.nz journalist who specialises in insurance issues.

Business
Jul 8, 2018

Ponsonby problems: do privileged millennials deserve a KiwiBuild home?

Are people who earn decent salaries too privileged to be thrown a bone by the government? Jenée Tibshraeny thinks not.

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Business
Apr 28, 2018

The taxpayer has spent $1.48 billion to bail out AMI. Does anyone care?

Amid all the controversy over EQC re-repairs cost overruns, little attention has been paid to the huge amounts we're paying to bail out Southern Response, the agency formed to take over private insurer AMI's earthquake claims.

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Politics
Apr 13, 2018

Where's the evidence that the government has thought through the exploration ban?

The fact that the ban on new offshore oil and gas exploration permits was announced so quickly – and with seemingly so little research – should worry us all, writes Jenée Tibshraeny.

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Business
Nov 19, 2017

Generation Rent Investment Guide: What to know about managed funds

Priced out of the housing market? Don't lose heart. In the third part of a series on alternatives to property investment for 'Generation Rent', Jenée Tibshraeny looks at managed funds. They'll cost you more in fees than their index-tracking equivalents, but are the returns worth it?

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Business
Nov 12, 2017

Generation Rent Investment Guide: What to know about index-tracking funds

Priced out of the housing market? Don't lose heart. In the second part of a series on alternatives to property investment for 'Generation Rent', Jenee Tibshraeny explains the benefits of passive investment and offers a comprehensive guide to the available options.

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Society
Nov 5, 2017

Generation Rent Investment Guide: What to know before buying a house with friends

With house prices at an all-time high, an increasing number of young people are thinking about pooling their resources and buying a property together. But is it really a good idea?

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