Posts tagged: Credit Card

What shopping will look like in the future

Three dimensional change rooms where you don’t have to get undressed, smartphone apps that recommend what to buy and robotic assistants who speak every...   Read More

How to prepare for the (hidden) costs of buying property

It’s no secret that buying property in Australia can exhaust your finances. While many people are generally aware of the upfront costs, there are...   Read More

What you need to know about cash loans

You’ve probably seen the ads on TV for companies offering small, short term loans which promise to get the money to you very fast....   Read More

Avoid a budget blowout this Christmas

The countdown is on to Christmas – only six more sleeps! – which, for many of us, means frantically finishing our final week of...   Read More

The pitfalls of chasing a cheaper rate

“Why the hell didn’t you call me?” So I wanted to say to a long-term client who had just done the unthinkable: refinancing without...   Read More

What you should know about your credit report

Most people go through life not thinking too much about their credit report. But if you apply for a loan or credit, it could...   Read More

How to maximise your tax refund this year

Australians may be planning to batten down the financial hatches this year by using their tax returns to reduce debt, but the question remains...   Read More

Savings plans and slashing debt soar among Aussies, new research shows

Australians are battening down their financial hatches, the annual tax refund survey from homeloans.com.au has found. This year, more tax refund dollars will be...   Read More

Australians use tax refund windfall to give debt the boot

‘Divorce’ is on the (credit) cards for finance savvy young adults. Those straddling the end of Generation Y and the start of Generation Z...   Read More

Homeloans credit card survey 2014

From body parts to bail, Viagra to vibrators, horses to houses New survey reveals Australia’s quirkiest credit card purchases A false leg for granny,...   Read More