We offer FREE, supportive, confidential and culturally aware budgeting/Financial Capability services to suit your individual circumstances.
Services available:
  • Financial Mentoring
  • Budgeting Advice
  • Financial Action Plans
  • Savings plan for your goals
  • Debt management/repayment plans
  • Hardship
  • Negotiation with creditors
  • Insolvency including:
    • Summary instalment orders
    • No asset procedures
    • Bankruptcy

Programmes available

  • MoneyMates

    Group sessions where people can talk openly about money and finances.
    They’re an opportunity to learn from others, talk about finances (no personal info needs to be shared) and learn how to make changes to achieve goals.
  • Community Education Programmes/talks

    Sessions that develop money management and financial literacy skills (some charges may apply)

What to bring to an appointment

Please bring the following:
  • Photo I.D
  • Proof of your household income
  • Your latest bank statement
  • Your regular household bills/expenses
  • Proof of any money you owe:
    • Mortgages
    • Loans
    • Hire purchase and credit cards
  • Loan Contracts

We also have Financial Mentors at Te Wakahuia in Highbury and Ashhurst.
We work on an appointment basis (Evening appointments are available)

Our Vision Statement

"We empower the Manawatu Community
to be money-wise"

Inspire Net

Contact Details

Freephone: 0800 228 343
Phone: 06 358 2279
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


First Floor, Hancock Community House
77 King Street
Palmerston North
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Manawatu Home Budgeting Service Inc
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