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Kiwis’ Favourite Ice Cream Brand Revealed

Posted by November 19th 2020

New Zealanders are among the biggest fans in the world of the delectable and lickable summer treat that is ice cream. Whether it's dished up in a cone, scooped into a bowl or simply a …

Canstar Blue Celebrates its 10-Year Anniversary

Posted by December 4th 2020

Happy Birthday! Canstar Blue is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. To commemorate a decade of helping Kiwi consumers make informed choices, we're revisiting our awards and recognising some of the outstanding brands that have dominated our …

NZ’s Cheapest Broadband Plans

Posted by March 3rd 2021

If you’re on the hunt for a cheap broadband internet plan, what should you look out for? Compare providers with Canstar Blue.

How to Save More Money With Your AA Fuel Card

Posted by November 19th 2020

We’re a nation of drivers in New Zealand so, naturally, we’re also a nation of fuel guzzlers. A recent survey conducted by AA Insurance found 64% of Kiwis get behind the wheel every day. If you …

Cheapest Mobile Phone Plans

Paying Too Much for Mobile? NZ’s Cheapest Mobile Plans

Posted by November 19th 2020

Are you paying too much to use your mobile? A new report by the Commerce Commission reveals that a quarter of Kiwis are paying too much, and not accessing the cheapest mobile plans to match …

Kiwis’ Top Pet Food Picks: Pedigree and Fancy Feast

Posted by November 19th 2020

We all love our pets dearly. In most households, they’re considered an additional furry member of the family. So it’s no surprise that we want to make sure they’re receiving delicious pet food and top-notch …

A Complete Cost Guide to NZ Streaming Services 2020

Posted by November 19th 2020

Netflix Netflix is no newcomer in New Zealand, but the popular streaming service continuously adds new shows and movies to its platform. Netflix has built a reputation for creating entertaining originals, too, which keep fans hooked. …