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28th of October 2013
Are you ready to ditch the second-hand bomb you’ve been driving for a snazzy new car? Buying a brand new car doesn’t come cheap, however, and unless you’ve been diligently saving towards this goal, you will need to examine car loan options.
22nd of July 2013
Rising petrol prices have eaten into household budgets for millions of Australian drivers and research shows the cost of fuel is set to rise again in coming months.
29th of May 2013
To avoid heartache, and potential financial ruin, it pays to do your homework before driving away in your new purchase. In fact, the homework should begin well before you apply for a car loan.
18th of May 2013
The deals on offer look pretty attractive. But reports suggest not all deals are what they seem with some motorists allegedly paying more in interest than the cost of their new cars.
27th of April 2013
Cars depreciate on average by around 14 percent per year in the first three years, then up to eight percent after that.
9th of March 2013
Economists at the Australian National University say motorists would benefit from a higher tax on petrol.
2nd of February 2013
Most cars are depreciating assets, losing 14 percent per year on average in the first three years, then up to 8 percent after that, says consumer watchdog Choice.
27th of October 2012
One in two new car owners who purchased a vehicle in the past three years are already looking to replace it with a smaller model, research suggests.
5th of September 2012
Car manufacturers are luring motorists with a combination of low-interest finance deals and other offers in an effort to stimulate a flat market, experts warn.
22nd of June 2012
Despite rising fuel costs, new research shows that car running costs have fallen over the past 12 months.