Tag Archives: Grey Power

Grey Power on Banking Closures

Grey Power has called on the Government to direct Kiwi Bank and post bank to fill the gap left by commercial banks abandoning many small communities National president Mac Welch said while Government cannot require private enterprise banks to maintain unprofitable branches in remote communities, Kiwi Bank and Post Shops …

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Number Crunching – News about inflation and tax on power bill rebates

Over the last few weeks there has been some pretty important information released that concerns the elderly community. Statistics New Zealand has found that the elderly and beneficiaries have been hardest hit by inflation. Superannuitants’ costs increased 19 percent over the past eight years. That’s double the rate of inflation experienced …

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Sunray says? What is Winston for?

SUNRAY – commentary on politics and policy————————————————————-Read Darel Hall‘s commentary every Monday.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.. Who will increase Superannuation eligibility to 67?

SUNRAY – commentary on politics and policy ————————————————————- Read Darel Hall‘s commentary every Monday. 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 …

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Power; Grey Power’s way…

Grey Power have released another statement trying to bring attention to the fact that power; its supply and the rate at which it is charged, is such a key issue for older people. Many agencies who work with and for older people often lament the fact that when a power …

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