ANZ is reporting a surge in the number of customers wanting to use KiwiSaver to help buy their first home following the April 1 introduction of new regulations for KiwiSaver first-home withdrawals.
ANZ Wealth managing director John Body said ANZ’s customer contact centre received more inquiries about KiwiSaver first-home withdrawals in the first week of April than it did in the whole month last year.
“Also, the number of inquiries to our contact centre in March was double the number we received in the same period last year,” he said.
“It is clear that more people are really keen to understand how KiwiSaver can help them into home ownership...MORE»
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