KiwiSaver Questions Answered


KiwiSaver Questions Answered

Save for your future with KiwiSaver through NZCU Employees.

When you join KiwiSaver, you are looking after your future, whether it’s to help you purchase your first home or to save for your retirement.

We have compiled some common and frequently asked questions to answer about the nationwide savings scheme with links to help you understand KiwiSaver more.

How much could I save?

There’s a huge amount we can achieve with KiwiSaver, especially with all those contributions going into our accounts. Use this calculator to work out roughly what you could be saving.

What is Kiwisaver?

KiwiSaver is a voluntary, savings initiative to help you with your long-term saving for retirement.

It’s designed to be hassle-free so it’s easy to maintain a regular savings pattern.


How does Kiwisaver work?

Your KiwiSaver savings are made up of contributions to your account, plus or minus investment returns, minus any withdrawals, fees and taxes.


What are the benefits to me?

KiwiSaver has a range of membership benefits including contributions from your employer and the Government, as well as help buying your first home.


Why is Kiwisaver right for me?

See how KiwiSaver can work for you depending on your age, your work situation, whether you’re already saving or planning on going overseas.


How do I join up?

Get in touch with our helpful staff by phoning or emailing through on the contact details below.

Phone: (09) 579 0448


Read more about KiwiSaver with NZCU Employees.