So, who’s eligible for the $25,000 HomeBuilder scheme?

June 4, 2020 Finance

You might have heard that the federal government will give eligible Australians $25,000 to build or substantially renovate homes as part of the new HomeBuilder scheme. Today we’ll look at who exactly can qualify for the initiative.

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4 important upcoming business deadlines

May 28, 2020 Finance

Interested in a $10,000 business grant? How about buying a much-needed asset and immediately writing off the cost? Here are four looming deadlines your business may need to start moving on ASAP.

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Goodbye stamp duty?

May 21, 2020 Finance

The dreaded and controversial stamp duty tax could soon be a thing of the past, with calls for it to be abolished gaining momentum.

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Cash rate to remain at record-low level until 2023: experts

May 14, 2020 Finance

Here’s a bit of welcome news for mortgage holders: Australia’s record-low cash rate is likely to remain in place until 2023, according to leading economic and property experts.

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Is now a good time to lock in a fixed rate?

April 23, 2020 Finance

With interest rates at record low levels, today we’ll look at a question that many are asking: should I lock in a fixed rate home loan?

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Making the most of the instant asset write-off before the EOFY deadline

April 30, 2020 Finance

Two months and counting (down). That’s how long your business has to make use of the $150,000 instant asset write off before the end-of-financial-year June 30 deadline.

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Bank loyalty can cost existing borrowers: ACCC report

April 30, 2020 Finance

Loyalty is an admiral trait when it comes to our friends, family and loved ones. But if you’re extending that virtue to the banks, then there’s a good chance it’s costing you thousands of dollars.

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The big questions we’re receiving from first home buyers

April 16, 2020 Finance

It’s fair to say it’s an unusual time to be a first home buyer. But there are still opportunities out there for those whose jobs haven’t been affected by COVID-19. 

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4 ways we can make your life easier right now

April 9, 2020 Finance

You don’t need us to tell you how much the world has changed - there’s been no shortage of news bulletins updating you on that. So rather than telling you about more changes, today we’re going to explain how we can help.

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5 reasons it’s a good time to refinance

April 2, 2020 Finance

Found yourself with extra time on your hands? Slightly worried about meeting your home loan repayments? Want to make use of those back-to-back rate cuts? While the world has changed significantly over the past month, it’s possible to use some changes to your advantage.

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