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Put your money where your mouth is

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“You’re passionate about upcycling, buying free range, and have thank you letters from charities coming out of your ears. But when it comes to banking, do your principles have to take a back seat?” WhPiggy Bankether it is for day-to-day banking or investing and saving, there’s some good options out there in New Zealand. Check out this article in Good Magazine: http://www.good.net.nz/article/2015/04/put-your-money-where-your-mouth

And, in the spirit of Fairtrade Fortnight, why not check out Trade Aid’s ethical fund http://www.tradeaid.org.nz/index.php/page/75/label/Make+an+Ethical+Investment

 

 

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Author: Puck Algera - UC Sustainability Office

Puck worked at the Sustainability Office at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. As the Sustainability Projects Coordinator, she kept busy with student and staff engagement, providing strategic input and advice and organising sustainability-focused events.

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