Alternative Investments

Below are articles about some of the less traditional investments out there, such as:

Peer to Peer Lending

This is where you lend your money to other people or businesses, and they’ll pay you back along with interest. On offer is an interest rate 2-3x higher than what you can get with a bank term deposit.

How to invest: Join a peer to peer lending platform like Lending Crowd, or Squirrel.


A relatively new asset class largely run on blockchain technology, involving digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.

How to invest: Use a broker like Easy Crypto or an exchange like Kiwi-Coin or Binance.

Other Investments

Money King NZ articles about investments that don’t fit into any other category, including crowdfunding and property.

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