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Whether it’s a loan on your own home or an investment, right now Australians are paying the lowest interest rates on record.
We’ve all heard the stories from elderly relatives, about how they bought their first home, a new motor car, and a three-piece lounge suite and still had change from $100.
Sometimes it can seem as though other people were born lucky.
Rich parents, inspiring mentors, opportunities handed to them on a platter… it’s hard to believe the average Aussie can compete with this kind of advantage.
It’s the dirty little secret your financial planner is hoping you never discover.
They’ll very rarely recommend property as an investment option – and there’s a really big reason why.
It seems completely crazy, right?
Auctions: they can be the best way to snap up a property fast, but they also come with their fair share of stress and uncertainty.
How much does your bank balance really impact your day-to-day life?
Too many Australians are still struggling with their finances.
A recent survey of more than 2,000 people by comparison site Canstar found that one third of respondents weren’t comfortable with their financial position.
That’s a lot of pe ...
Many people mistakenly believe that their "plastic fantastic" is actually their money, don't they? They don't understand that their credit card is in fact the bank's money – hence the word "credit".
Successful property investment should be less emotional than buying a home to live in.
Buying a property can be a real thrill.
Walking through open homes, signing yourself up to a significant loan, becoming a landlord – it’s enough to get even seasoned investors a little giddy with the excitement of it all.
Then... then th ...
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A leading national mortgage broking group has claimed that many Australians curr ...