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How consumer awards can help you

4 January 2017

Most of us consider what others have said before we make a purchase. Did you know the same applies to insurance?

12 days of Xmas... Safety

13 December 2016

Christmas holidays can either be fabulous or fraught, so here are 12 ways to keep your belongings safe and yourself stress-free. 

Stay cool in the kitchen

5 December 2016

It doesn't take that long for oil to start burning. Watch this video to find out how long it can take.

Access to Experts

Updating your home on a shoestring

5 January 2017

If you thought balancing the cost of important basics, like home insurance and security, with the creation of a fresh and vibrant environment was hard, we’re glad to report that it’s perfectly possible! 

Top 10 techy toys for Christmas 2016

6 December 2016
Struggling to find the perfect gift for the techy type in your life? Then look no further.  We’ve asked the people in the know, our AA Insurance technology suppliers, for their top pick of gifts this year.

5 ways to protect your home during a reno

15 December 2016
Protect your home and contents during a renoOur AA Insurance claims expert, Simon Hobbs, gives you the low down on looking after all those big ticket items you’ve just installed, while you're renovating.

In Your Community

Kids on how to stop bullying

13 December 2016

Children from Whakatane Intermediate came up with such a creative way to combat bullying that they scooped the top prize in their age category at this year’s Blue Light video competition.

Books for schools

9 December 2016

AA Insurance heard about some primary schools around New Zealand struggling for reading resources. So, in partnership with Blue Light, we found a way that we could do our bit to help out.

Good Sort of Sport winner

27 October 2016

Find out what our 2016 Good Sort of Sport has done to get nominated and how they're going to spend the $10,000 prize money.

People like you


29 August 2016


Watch Clarissa tell her story when she and her family were woken to the sound of a loud crash early one morning and what we did to make her home safe again.


23 September 2016

Sometimes focussing on one event, can cause us to forget other things. Watch what happened to Jacinda and how we were able to help.

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