Tag Archives: finance

Sue Kedgley – Where exactly is the profit in Aged Care?

I’m really confused as to why the correct information about the supposed ‘profit’ in this sector is not getting through. (The New Zealand Herald – Sue Kedgley: Staff deserve cut of aged care profit.) While I really appreciate the good work being done by Sue Kedgley and Co. on keeping …

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Money – talk now

  Money! The root of all evil? The answer to all our problems? We’ve all heard the jokes about ‘money can’t buy you happiness – anyone who says money can’t buy happiness, obviously doesn’t know where to shop; money can’t buy happiness, but it sure make misery easier to live …

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Sunray Says – Military Spending

SUNRAY – commentary on politics and policy————————————————————-Read Darel Hall‘s commentary every Tuesday.Darel has a background in tertiary education policy and politics and was the Deputy Director of the Labour Party Research Unit during the first term of the last Labour-led government. His goal is to provide a thoughtful perspective that causes readers …

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Sunray Says – Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

SUNRAY – commentary on politics and policy————————————————————-Read Darel Hall‘s commentary every Tuesday.Darel has a background in tertiary education policy and politics and was the Deputy Director of the Labour Party Research Unit during the first term of the last Labour-led government. His goal is to provide a thoughtful perspective that causes readers …

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Well done Red Cross!

It’s great to see that organisations like the Red Cross are doing what they can to support older people. In this case, it’s older people who’ve been affected by the earthquake. As I’ve blogged before the fact that older people are so power conscious is a big issue, especially down …

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