Mission Statement

"That Smart Money sources the most competitive & correctly structured finance available to meet its clients requirements thereby providing a finance package they know they can trust & allowing them a hassle free solution". 

Smart Money Limited

Why we're here

Smart Money are specialist finance brokers with over 20 years experience in the New Zealand Finance Industry

Our stated aim is to make the whole process of purchasing and financing assets as simple as possible whether this be for private or business use

Smart Money via its network of bank,corporate and private funders provide a finance solution to suit you - the client -we have the ability to source the funding your business needs to grow into your future

Who We are

We were started up by Stephen Reid -

Steve started out with Speirs Finance and set up the Nelson /Marlborough agency back in 2000 he continued to manage this until Speirs was sold to Allied Nationwide Finance Limited

Steve primary focus at that time was funding and leasing of commercial plant and equipment along with some marine lending & vehicle finance

Steve has progressed Smart Money Limited ever since and placed over $ 75 Million in asset finance to date

Smart Money is a member of the Professional Advisers Association & is a licensed Financial Services Provider  ( FSP113185)

Why Work with Us?

Its a simple philosophy we sit down get to know you and your business ,your plans and needs and this allows us to "go that extra mile" for our clients 

Understanding your business ,your assets ,and where your are coming from ensures we provide you with finance solutions to match your requirements .

Our clients enjoy being able to pickup the phone and tell us what they want to achieve and having us sort out the finance to enable it to happen - as many of our clients say its a "stress free solution "

We pride ourselves in our level of repeat and referral business and this comes about through, we think one thing, we treat all our clients with the same level of personal service and commitment, big or small, new or existing

Thank You!

We really appreciate you taking the time to get to know us. To talk further about how we can work together, drop us a line on info@smartmoneyltd.co.nz or give us a call on 021 333 509.

We look forward to talking hearing from you!





"For the last 8 years I have used Smart Money & Steve for all my companies financial solutions ,and have always been impressed with the service and turnaround time I have received"

Grant -Dynamic Drainage Limited




We have dealt with Steve at Smart Money for the last 14 years

"As a supplier of finance services they have always provided us with astute advise and have professionally advised us for our needs of the time. When we suffered some particularity trying times Steve picked up the gauntlet and we relied heavily on his advice to provide a way forward for us ".

We have no hesitation in recommending Steve & Smart Money expertise to any business or individual seeking financial solutions

Lynn & Ann Cotton _ L& A Cotton Heavy Haulage Limited



" After being in business for a number of years and having dealt with a number of Banks and Finance companies I started using Steve about 4 years ago - quite simply the service that Smart Money provides me with has been second to none and I recommend Smart Money to all  "

Craig Hemopo - Right Hire Construction Limited



Get In Touch!

If you've got questions, we'd love to give you some answers. Feel free to contact us on 021 333 509 or email us on info@smartmoneyltd.co.nz