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Harvey Norman won't honour cheap couch sales
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 19:15
Harvey Norman has emailed hundreds of customers caught up in sales glitch last week to say it is only "human" and within its rights not to honour the sales.


Outlaw motorcycle gang Hells Angels sues tech start-up for IP breach
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 08:45
Outlaw motorcycle gang Hells Angels Australia has taken legal action in the Federal Court against tech start-up Redbubble for breach of its intellectual property, eschewing the club's more "traditional" out-of-court dispute resolution techniques.


Chinese buyers desert Auckland market, brokers say
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 13:21


A rap video about making prudent financial decisions
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 11:32
Los Angeles-based financial planner Brittney Castro has released a music video aimed at teaching millennials the importance of saving money.


Sky TV, internet users seek answers on criminal penalties for TV trickery
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:51
Confusion surrounds the future legality of people picking the locks on overseas online television services, despite an attempt by Trade Minister Tim Groser to clarify the situation late on Friday.


Australia's 7-Eleven begins terminating franchises for underpayment
Sat, 10 Oct 2015 06:22
Scandal-ridden convenience store giant 7-Eleven has begun terminating franchises for payroll breaches following revelations that worker exploitation was rife across the 620 stores.<br />


Foxton Beach's 170-tonne boat launched in the water using air bags
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 18:23
Foxton Beach's 170-tonne boat is in the water after it was rolled in on air bags - believed to be the first time such a method has been used in New Zealand.


Federation of Maori Affairs to discuss diversification of $9 billion in assets
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 18:22
Maori authorities are gathering in  Wellington to discuss their investments, with diversifying beyond primary industries high on the agenda.


Finance diary
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:51


Playmobile pirate toy 'racist' - mother
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:46
Playmobil has been forced to defend a dark-skinned toy wearing a neck choker, after a California mother said it was racist.


David Jones' arrival puts Lambton Quay firmly on map for Aussie retailers
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:43
International retailers are battling for space on Wellington's premier shopping street, with the 'David Jones effect' driving vacancy on Lambton Quay below 2 per cent.


Frank Casey Suit Hire closes down in Hamilton
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 17:31
A trend toward more casual dressing and the availability of low-quality Chinese-made suits are blamed for the demise of Hamilton's Frank Casey Suit Hire.


Big hunk of Pegasus township goes on the market
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:51
A large swathe of Canterbury's new township, Pegasus Town, has been put on the market by Todd Property.


Lending rules may hit rental supply
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:39


Mainfreight dynamo used humour as a catalyst in business and family life
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:04
Humour was the pearl in Neil Graham's brilliant salesmanship.


Townies say mow, farmers say grow
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 16:04
Spring has brought the annual suburban battle between mower and lawn to its peak, just as farmers are keen to grow every blade of grass they can as insurance against an uncertain summer.


Meetings rooms - a waste of space?
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 15:31
<div></div> <div> </div> <div> It happens every day. The boss calls a meeting but when you get to the room there are not enough chairs, or else there are only two of you in a big space. </div>


No more guilt with pleasure as Hell pizza goes free range
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 15:26
Fans of Hell can feel less guilty about gorging on those late night pizzas now that the company has gone entirely free range â at no extra cost to the consumer.


House sales, looming inflation spur Kiwi spend-up on their homes
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 15:18
Kiwis are spending more on durables like furniture and appliances, possibly to get in ahead of potential price rises.


Ten ways to stop throwing your money away
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 14:35
What have you wasted your hard-earned cash on this week?


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