Laine Gordon is the Head of Public Relations at RateCity. With a background in journalism, Laine brings over a decade of experience in personal finance to the team. She is passionate about helping people get out of debt, save money, and make better decisions about their own finances.
Australia’s largest bank, CBA, has reduced its savings rates by up to 0.25 per cent. This means all four big banks have now cut their savings rates following the July RBA cash rate cuts.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedJul 23, 2019( 3 min read )
Australia’s credit card debt accruing interest has slid to the lowest level in over 11 years as Australians start to wean themselves off high interest debt.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedJun 12, 2019( 2 min read )
ING, Bank of Queensland, Virgin Money, Qudos Bank and Newcastle Permanent have moved their variable interest rates since the last RateCity.com.au update yesterday.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedJun 6, 2019( 4 min read )
A growing number of banks have decided not to pass on the full 0.25 per cent RBA rate cut.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedJun 5, 2019( 4 min read )
The RBA has finally taken the plunge, cutting the cash rate to a new low of 1.25 per cent.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedJun 4, 2019( 4 min read )
RateCity.com.au expects the Reserve Bank to cut rates tomorrow and then again as early as August.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedJun 3, 2019( 2 min read )
Greater Bank has announced it will slash its 1-year fixed home loan for owner-occupiers paying principal and interest by 0.50 per cent to 2.99 per cent.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedMay 30, 2019( 2 min read )
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedMay 29, 2019( 2 min read )
The RBA has resisted calls to cut the official cash rate, but will be looking closely at this month’s employment data, whether wages growth remains flat and potentially the next round of inflation figures, before they pull the trigger.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedMay 8, 2019( 2 min read )
Westpac has announced it is cutting fixed rates on a range of owner occupier and investor home loans by up to 0.20 per cent, effective tomorrow.
Laine GordonHead of Public Relations/author/undefinedApr 10, 2019( 2 min read )