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Top family broadband plans for the summer holidays
Nov 24, 2020
Top family broadband plans for the summer holidays
The summer holiday is finally on the horizon. For families this means a spike in digital and online activities for children. Protect your family with parental controls and family filters. Compare the top broadband plans for Kiwi families.
Can you still call 111 in an emergency during a power blackout?
Nov 17, 2020
Can you still call 111 in an emergency during a power blackout?
The Commerce Commission has finalised a Code to protect an increasing number of homes without a traditional landline. Many New Zealanders are unaware that new home phone technologies may not allow them to call 111 in a power cut. Here’s how the Code protects you. 
An informed choice about broadband for seniors
Nov 6, 2020
An informed choice about broadband for seniors
Our team recently spent the day at a local retirement community helping the residents make an informed choice about their broadband providers. Not sure if you’re on the right type of broadband plan? We’re here to help!
Hyperfibre now available to 3 million Kiwis across NZ
Nov 5, 2020
Hyperfibre now available to 3 million Kiwis across NZ
Hyperfibre now available to 3 million Kiwis across NZ. What is Hyperfibre? Do you need Hyperfibre at home? Here’s what you need to know about getting the fastest broadband in NZ. 
Do you have complaints about your broadband provider?
Oct 29, 2020
Do you have complaints about your broadband provider?
The Commerce Commission has announced moved to address rising telecommunications sector complaints. What are your chief complaints about your provider?
Who are the best Broadband Providers in 2020?
Oct 27, 2020
Who are the best Broadband Providers in 2020?
Every year we get together an expert panel of judges and choose the best of the best in broadband – think the Oscars of Broadband. Who were the best in broadband for 2020?
Slingshot win Broadband Provider of the Year 2020
Oct 20, 2020
Announcing the winners of the Broadband Compare Awards
Friday night saw more than 200 industry professionals from the New Zealand Broadband sector come together to celebrate the best of the best at the Broadband Compare Awards. Here are 2020's best providers - for Value, Customer Service, Fibre Broadband, Rural Broadband and more....
Moving house soon - guide to a new broadband plan
Oct 16, 2020
Thinking about moving this summer? Here's how to choose a new broadband plan
Are you thinking about moving house this summer?  Don't take the wrong broadband plan with you when you move. Here's our guide to choose a new broadband plan for your new home. 
Free broadband at Christmas
Oct 12, 2020
How to get free broadband for Christmas
Are you looking to save money on household bills this Christmas? Why not switch to a broadband plan offering free months to new customers, and take advantage of the free months over Christmas and new Year.  
Comparing broadband plans online
Oct 12, 2020
Compare Broadband Connection Types in NZ – which is best for your home?
Are you looking for a better broadband connection? Do you need ADSL, VDSL, wireless, or Fibre? This will depend on how you use the internet. Here’s our guide to making an informed choice about the best broadband plan for your home. 
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