The Greens are calling for the government to have oversight of default KiwiSaver schemes – do NBR readers agree? With special feature audio.
"Neither the Greens nor the government, nor anyone else should be telling people what their Kiwi Saver funds, or any other savings should be invested in. Those funds are the private property of the investor"
But that just illustrates how difficult it is to make informed decisions about KiwiSaver, the Greens' Julie Anne Genter says.
"Oh dear, and these people want to run our government's books when half of them can't even be bothered picking anything other than the default option"