As taxpayers, workers, consumers, and volunteers - a booming silver economy is underway as older people's contribution increases.
Attitudes To Ageing
NZ's first all-ages research into our attitudes towards ageing reveal respect for seniors but different views on what is young and old.
If you or somebody you know has dementia and is finding banking difficult, you can protect yourself through a new initiative.
The Minister for Seniors is the Honourable Maggie Barry ONZM
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The Banking Ombudsman shares some advice about how to protect yourself from scammers, and a dementia friendly banking initiative is under way. There's an updated guide for anyone thinking of living in a retirement village and the silver economy is a growing force.
Check out the Hip Op-eration Crew, tai chi demonstrations, a chamber music concert and music and art tours at Te Papa during Seniors Week - Mon 10 to Sun 16 Oct.
If you've thought about moving to a retirement village, the Commission for Financial Capability is running free seminars, including in Paraparaumu, Pukekohe, Auckland and Timaru over the next couple of months. Find out what you need to know before making a decision.