Have your smashed avo and eat it too!

July 25, 2019 Finance

One of the most annoying myths for young homebuyers has to be the smashed avo breaky one. You know - to buy a property you have to forego delicious weekend breakfasts. Well, here are three easy recipes that prove otherwise.

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Housing affordability the best it’s been since 1999: HIA

July 11, 2019 Finance

Great news for home buyers - housing affordability is the best it’s been since 1999, according to new data released by the nation’s peak housing and building body.

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What the cash rate cuts mean for other areas of your finance

July 4, 2019 Finance

Whenever the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) changes the official cash rate we all hear about how it will impact home loans. But it affects many other areas of finance and the economy, which we’ll look into today.

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RBA goes back-to-back with cash rate cuts

July 2, 2019 Finance

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has cut the official cash rate by 25 basis points to a new record low of 1%. Yep, that's right, back-to-back rate cuts within just one month.

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Will lenders pass on the RBA rate cut to you?

June 4, 2019 Finance

The RBA has cut the official cash rate to a new record low of 1.25%. But hang on a sec… Will lenders even pass on the cut in full? Today we’ll look at how you can make the RBA rate cut work for you.

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What the re-elected Coalition government has promised

May 23, 2019 Finance

No doubt, like most, you’re suffering from a bit of election fatigue. But stick with us - here’s one last article that explains what you can expect from the 46th parliament of Australia.

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Will the RBA cut the cash rate this month?

May 2, 2019 Finance

We don't like to dust off the old crystal ball and speculate very often, but there's been so much noise about whether the RBA will cut the official cash rate this Tuesday that we feel compelled to address it.

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What the 2019 federal budget means for your family’s finances.

April 14, 2019 Finance

With a federal election due in May, the 2019 federal budget is more a series of election promises than it is a set-in-stone budget. That aside, here are some of the more interesting talking points and what they'll mean for your family's monthly budget.

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What is credit scoring and how does it work?

September 20, 2018 Finance

Do you know what your credit score is?  Many lenders now use your credit score or rating as one factor to determine whether or...

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To fix or not to fix?

To Fix or Not to Fix? With interest rates at historic lows, many people are asking themselves the same questions. Should I fix the interest...

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