Great home loans for refinancers

Home loans typically last for 25 or 30 years, unless you repay it early or refinance. Refinancing means using a new loan to pay off [...]

POSTED ON August 23, 2019
Four great Unsecured Small Business Loans

When you’re looking for finance for business purposes, there’s a few factors to consider. You need to minimise the costs of the finance while maximising [...]

POSTED ON August 20, 2019
What is happening to eftpos?

There is a titanic battle playing out right now, behind the scenes, between Australia’s big banks, the Morrison government, the Reserve Bank, global credit card [...]

POSTED ON August 16, 2019
Tick and flick – is it really that easy?

Your guide to switching banks Australians are more likely to get divorced than change their bank. But thanks to a number of government regulations in [...]

POSTED ON August 7, 2019
Expect more rate cuts in 2019

RBA Governor Philip Lowe and the board of the RBA are being very clear with their messaging at the moment – expect more rate cuts [...]

POSTED ON July 18, 2019
Is it time to invest in cryptocurrencies?

Is Bitcoin crashing or set to boom? Bitcoin prices are currently sitting on the edge of a key price level - US$10,000, down more than [...]

POSTED ON July 16, 2019
Your home loan deposit explained

For many of the hopeful, wannabe homeowners in Australia, it’s not keeping up with home loan news and finding the right property that stumps them, [...]

POSTED ON July 12, 2019
How to get a self-employed home loan

You might love the freedom of being self–employed but you probably don’t like the attitude of banks and lenders to self-employed loan applicants. One of [...]

POSTED ON July 12, 2019
Big changes coming soon to home loan rules

Thousands of Australians who are currently considered not able to afford a home loan are about to suddenly become eligible for mortgage credit. Home loan [...]

POSTED ON July 5, 2019
What is term deposit ‘rollover risk?’

At first sight, term deposits are pretty much the ideal, low–maintenance savings vehicles; you deposit your money, then sit back and wait for the term [...]

POSTED ON July 4, 2019
Are bonds a smart investment?

You have heard of shares, property, term deposits and savings accounts but are you on top of bonds as an investment vehicle? Bonds are often [...]

POSTED ON July 3, 2019
Personal Loan Vs Car Loan: Pros & Cons

When you’re looking for a new car, you should always think about whether you need finance to buy it and what sort of finance you [...]

POSTED ON July 1, 2019
How to double your deposit in half the time

The cost of living isn’t getting any cheaper so if you’re saving up for a home deposit you might feel like you’re running an impossible [...]

POSTED ON June 27, 2019
Property market outlook

Confidence up as loan rules loosened (8 July 2019) Confidence in the property market has jumped since the federal election and auction results are improving. [...]

POSTED ON June 24, 2019
Does Financing a Car Affect Your Car Insurance?

In Australia, it’s a legal requirement for car owners to have compulsory third–party (CTP) insurance so that if you injure someone else, you’re covered for [...]

POSTED ON June 21, 2019
Which suburbs have booming property prices?

A boom weekend of auction results has experts predicting a property market turnaround after almost two years of falling prices. More than 60 per cent [...]

POSTED ON June 20, 2019
Buying versus renting in Australia

“It is more affordable to buy than rent” Which cities and towns are cheaper for home buyers than renters? Suddenly in 2019, there are plenty [...]

POSTED ON June 13, 2019
Which credit card is right for me?

Whether you’re applying for your first credit card, or you’re looking for a new one, it’s important that you perform a credit card comparison to [...]

POSTED ON June 11, 2019
Do I need a financial adviser?

You might like trading in shares, comparing returns on managed funds, looking at interest rates on term deposits and researching property deals yourself. You love [...]

POSTED ON May 28, 2019