Tips On Applying For A Credit Card

What is a credit card? A credit card is a continuing line of credit from us you can use to make everyday purchases. Repayments can be made weekly, fortnightly or monthly. They come with interest free periods which is a great way to take advantage of buying now and paying later. What is an interest-free period? The interest-free period is the number...

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How To Use A Credit Card - Our Tips

There are a few credit card tips and tricks for those of us using a credit card for the first time. We’ll talk through some of the do’s and don’ts to make sure you’re using your credit card wisely. DO: Keep track of your spending Whether this is in an app, receipt diary or simple excel spreadsheet, find a method that works for you so you’re aware o...

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What You Need To Know On Exchange Rates

Heading overseas on holiday? Getting a great exchange rate will make a big difference to the way you spend on your holiday. Finding the best currency exchange rates How exactly do exchange rates work? There are a few things to know to get the most from your Australian dollar when travelling overseas. What affects the exchange rate? An exchange rate...

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Car Buying, Finance Tips & More

Car buying advice made easy Car buying is often made easier if you can take someone with you who is experienced in the matter. Trusted persons such as parents, friends or relatives are a good example. The internet is full of car buying advice, good and bad! We’ve made a simple car buying checklist you can follow when looking for a new set of wheels...

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Budgeting tools and tips for 2019

In this post we’ll look at the steps you can take to creating a personal budget for 2019. Creating and sticking to this will teach you discipline with your money and help you to reach your savings goals sooner. It will also enable you to view your income differently which could see you with a surplus of funds rather than living paycheck-to-paycheck...

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Buying A House - Saving Made Easy

Saving to buy a house? You’ll have more options with a larger house deposit Your house deposit is just one of the costs you need to consider when saving money for a house. Other costs include stamp duty, legal fees, removalist plus money for furnishings and the list goes on. Let’s take a look at how you can save for that dream home faster.   Work o...

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Buying an Investment Property

The benefits of buying an investment property include:  Ownership of a secure asset  The future sale and benefiting from capital gains  Rental income to cover loan repayments and other associated expenses  Building equity  Taxation benefits Four main factors to consider when you decide to purchase an investment property is property type...

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How to save money

In this blog we’ll look at money saving tips that are useful for a growing family. It is always a good idea to take a look at your finances and work out how to better manage your money and maximise your savings. As your family grows, so do your expenses and outgoings. We’ll provide some practical ways to reduce your spending. Below are some simple ...

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Currency Converter Calculator Online

Using our currency converter calculator It’s that time of year where many Australians are heading overseas in search of warmer weather, with travel destinations such as Bali, Thailand and Europe being amongst the most popular. After finalising your travel arrangements, it’s time to consider the exchange rate. Using a currency converter is a quick a...

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