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Jonathan Jackson is a former journalist at InfoChoice.


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Jonathan Jackson

What Is A Term Deposit? What Is A Fixed Deposit?

You have probably heard of term deposits and you may have heard of fixed term deposits but do you know what these financial products are?

06 Jun 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Easy ways to save money in Australia

Do you think saving money is hard? Spending money is easier right? Well actually anyone can save money but managing their cash efficiently and taking c...

05 Jun 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Don't wait for the banks, or the RBA, give yourself a rate cut today

Borrowers are today celebrating Australia's first official interest rate cut in almost three years, and experts are predicting more to follow. But why ...

04 Jun 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Why are Australians cutting up their credit cards?

More and more Aussies are cutting up their credit cards for good, but they aren't giving up on spending.Credit card debt has a long way to go

30 May 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Should I Get A Term Deposit For My Children's Future?

If you're thinking of opening a term deposit account for your child (or, indeed, one for each of your offspring), then you're making a really good decision

27 May 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Is it Better to Get A Car Loan Through A Dealership or A Bank?

It's always exciting when you're planning to buy a new car. There's the hours you spend scouting all the websites, forecourts and the for sale ads; the...

27 May 2019
Jonathan Jackson

How to get your personal loan approved

There's no magic formula or trick to getting your personal loan application approved but there are some practical measures you can take to increase the

27 May 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Nine Bad Credit Myths, Busted

One of the downsides of people being unwilling to talk openly about money and their personal finances is that lots of myths and misconceptions spring u...

15 May 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Is the RBA going to cut home loan interest rates?

And how much would an RBA rate cut save me on mortgage repayments?The Reserve Bank of Australia board has decided to keep the ...

08 May 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Australian credit card types: Credit Card Rewards

Australian credit card types: Credit Card Rewards. . Reward Program Credit Cards. Frequent Flyer Rewards Cards. Reward cards are a variety of credit cards

03 Apr 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Fixed repayment option credit cards

Fixed repayment credit cards are worth considering for people who want the flexibility of a credit card, with the discipline of a personal loan.

03 Apr 2019
Jonathan Jackson

Guide on How to Find the Best Credit Cards for Students

The life of a university student is so varied and unlike any other part of your life. For many people, it's their first time living out of home.

03 Apr 2019