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17th of April 2014
Australians are set to indulge this Easter holidays with the latest report from IBISWorld revealing our holiday-loving nation will spend approximately $2.9 billion over this Easter period.
14th of April 2014
You’d be hard-pressed trying to book a holiday or make a purchase online without a credit card. Even in the offline world, credit cards are wonderfully convenient and allow you to carry around less cash. But there is a not-so-smart and a smart way to use them. These are the smart ways.
31st of March 2014
For most people in their 20s and 30s, life is about enjoyment, flexibility and abundant experiences – and that’s a good thing. But the financial decisions we make early on can have a lasting impact on the rest of our lives.
22nd of March 2014
Habits are easy to form and hard to break, especially when it comes to how we spend our money.
12th of March 2014
From today, changes to the Australian Privacy Laws mean lenders will have access to more information about your financial habits, including 24 months of your repayment patterns for credit cards, loans and other credit.
13th of February 2014
Putting to bed the myth that women are more impulsive buyers than men, a new consumer study has revealed that it’s actually the men who are the big spenders.
7th of January 2014
Whether you are signing up for a mobile phone plan, a business loan or a mortgage, your approval can come down to one thing: your credit history. But most Australians have never checked their credit history, nor do they have a clue how to do so.
4th of January 2014
Australians owe about $50 billion on credit cards so it’s little surprise that many users are being hit with hefty interest charges.
23rd of December 2013
According to the old saying, death and taxes are the only certainties in life. We can probably add credit cards to that list – from online shopping to liberating us from the burden of carrying cash, it would be impossible to live a hassle-free lifestyle without a bit of plastic.
19th of December 2013
From over-spending to racking up a massive debt or falling victim to a financial scam, financial disasters come in all sorts of guises and levels of crisis. Here are some valuable tips to help you avoid financial disasters of all kinds.