Advice Difference

Changes to the Fire Service Levy

Changes to the Fire Service Levy

Last year the Government introduced the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill, which replaces the Fire Service Commission with a new entity, Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ). It may seem silly to talk about this in relation to your insurances but the changes have some broad affects on you.

Diamonds are Forever so don't buy them twice.

Diamonds are Forever so don't buy them twice.

Jewellery can be worth much more than its monetary value. It’s often special, meaningful, and irreplaceable. And unfortunately, sometimes it gets lost or stolen.

We understand the impact this can have on our customers. But we’re not just here to make emotional assurances. We’re here to do what we do best: helping you recover as much of the financial value as possible if the worst happens.

Protecting your investment - a guide to rental property insurance

Protecting your investment - a guide to rental property insurance

When you compare the risk exposures that a tenanted property faces in comparison to your normal home you can understand why additional covers and some basic risk management might be required.

So what are the risks?

Critical Business Insurance - Re: Think

Critical Business Insurance - Re: Think

In the second part of this series we look at how you should re think your perceptive and purpose of risk management and insurance as a business owner or director as discussed in the recent Director's Guide Whitepaper. If you missed part one - click here.

Critical Business Insurance - It Matters

Critical Business Insurance - It Matters

Part 1 in our critical business insurance series. "If you fail to understand the importance of business insurance as a key part of your risk management, then you are failing in one of your key roles as a business owner"

How to insure your UAV

How to insure your UAV

As the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) industry in New Zealand grows at a rapid pace, UAV owners and operators are being urged to ensure they’re adequately covered by insurance. However we've found there is a lack of understanding when it comes to insuring drones especially from brokers and insurers who think they're covering some of the risks but aren't providing the advice that the industry needs.

Getting the most out of your mortgage

Getting the most out of your mortgage

30 years is a long time to be chained to a mortgage. Thing is, if you’re anything like me, you took that 30 year loan cause the market was so bad, you were relieved to just find something to live in without renting. There has to be a better way. Lets talk about a way to get the most out of your mortgage.

The Advice Difference - QPC Builders

The Advice Difference - QPC Builders

With an ever changing regulatory environment and an increase in the pace of business QPC Builders have relied on the advice provided by Seneca to manage the risks their business faces.

Your new christmas present and how it affects your insurance

Your new christmas present and how it affects your insurance

Despite the hefty price tag, they were one of the most desired gifts this Christmas. But if you unwrapped a drone, you might struggle to insure it.

The Advice Difference - Computer and Network Solutions

The Advice Difference - Computer and Network Solutions

Computer and Network Solutions has been a client for almost 7 years now, almost as long as Boris has been running the business. Over the years we've seen CNS grow from strength to strength and we've been there right beside them along the journey.