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Nau mai, haere mai ki Whai Rawa

Nau mai ki te wāhi ipuraki o Whai Rawa.

Whai Rawa is the Ngāi Tahu savings programme that helps create a better future for Ngāi Tahu whānau through greater wealth and wellbeing. Improving participation in tertiary education and levels of home ownership, along with having sufficient funds for retirement, are key goals for the Whai Rawa scheme.

Tikanga hou, oranga hou Changing habits, changing lives

Newborn
Pēpi

Newborn

  • All Whai Rawa members registered before the age of 1 currently receive a Newborn Distribution into their account
  • Start saving early for your pēpi and take advantage of time to let their funds grow
  • Teach your pēpi good savings habits and encourage a lifetime of benefits
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Education
Mātauranga

Education

  • Withdraw your Whai Rawa funds to support your NZQA recognised tertiary course
  • Saving for your tertiary education is currently supported by Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu Matched Savings and Distributions boosting your account
  • Encouraging whānau to get higher levels of education will benefit everyone's future
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Home
Kāinga

Home

  • Whai Rawa recognises home ownership as one of the keys to enabling whānau to grow their wealth and wellbeing
  • Withdraw funds to support your first home purchase, in Aotearoa or overseas
  • You’ll be able to access your funds quickly and easily
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Retirement
Te Whakatānga

Retirement

  • Whai Rawa aims to play an important role in the future of whānau by supporting retirement savings
  • Whai Rawa funds are currently invested in the Mercer Investment Trusts New Zealand's Conservative Fund
  • Withdraw from the age of 55, a decade earlier than KiwiSaver, to support your lifestyle
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Ngā Kaitiaki Moni is a fun and interactive space for Whai Rawa tamariki aged 5-15 to engage with financial capability learning. It is a platform for Whai Rawa to connect with and teach them about saving in an enjoyable way with activities, mail at home, competitions and more!

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