03 July 2024

    Watch: Why does my KiwiSaver balance go up and down?

    Your KiwiSaver account isn’t like a bank account, it’s invested in things like shares, bonds and property and the prices of these can move both up and down – which is known as volatility.

    Learn why this volatility is normal for your KiwiSaver investment, and why for most people, it’s important to keep a keep a long-term view. ​

    Watch as Senior Portfolio Manager, Robbie Urquhart, talks to the TVNZ 1 Breakfast team, and shares some tips on what you can do to help manage your emotions if your balance moves around.

    Need some help?

    We have a team of friendly advisers and KiwiSaver specialists who can help you understand your tolerance for risk and check you’re in the right investment strategy for your personal circumstances. You can drop us an email, call us on 0508 347 437, or chat with us online.

    You can also check out our Investor Profile Questionnaire, an online tool which can help you decide which investment fund or strategy might be right for you.

    If you’re interested in joining the Fisher Funds KiwiSaver Scheme, joining online is easy, or if you have any questions you can request a call from one of our KiwiSaver Specialists – they’ll be happy to help you out.