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Home Loans

Midkey offers access to equity through ‘no monthly payment’ home loans

Midkey, the brainchild of a pair of former Macquarie Capital and Credit Suisse bankers, is a home loan targeted at Australians in their mid-life. This is generally a period when you’re servicing large debts, such as the mortgage on a family home and costs associated with children’s schooling.

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Peter Terlato -

15 Aug, 2023 -

7 min read

Credit Cards

First Option Bank launches new low rate credit card: how does it stack up?

First Option Bank Low Rate Visa credit card may be a sensible option for a first time credit card holder or for those who are prone to overspending.

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Peter Terlato -

14 Aug, 2023 -

3 min read

Car Insurance

How long after a car accident can you file a car insurance claim in Australia?

If you’ve been in a car accident, reporting it to your insurer as soon as possible and providing as many details as you can, may help to expedite the process.

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Peter Terlato -

11 Aug, 2023 -

7 min read

Credit Cards

6 ways to get airport lounge access

There are a number of ways you can gain entry to these exclusive areas of the airport, affording you a chance to kick up your feet, feast on buffets and wind down before or after your next flight.

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Peter Terlato -

10 Aug, 2023 -

9 min read

Home Loans

How to buy a second property with no deposit

If you're wanting to buy a second home, raising funds for a deposit can be challenging. Explore a range of options available for buyers without a deposit.

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Peter Terlato -

08 Aug, 2023 -

8 min read

Term Deposits

Secure your stash: top term deposits for August 2023

With interest rates at or near their peak, this may be a strategic moment to consider stashing some of your savings in a term deposit.

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Peter Terlato -

08 Aug, 2023 -

2 min read

Savings Accounts

Expand your savings with rates above 5.50% in August

Savings rates are at some of the highest levels in more than a decade. RateCity lists nine different banks offering ongoing rates of 5.50% or higher.

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Peter Terlato -

08 Aug, 2023 -

3 min read

Personal Loans

Doubling down on finance: top personal loans for August 2023

If you’re seeking finance, it may be worthwhile comparing a number of different loan options to find terms that align with your budget.

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Peter Terlato -

08 Aug, 2023 -

3 min read

Home Loans

Home loan refinancing remains strong - what are your options?

Australian homeowners seeking lesser rates and lower monthly repayments may be considering refinancing. Discover an array of different options available right now.

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Peter Terlato -

08 Aug, 2023 -

4 min read

Home Loans

August cash rate: key economic indicators shaping the decision

We explore the stats to determine the likelihood that the RBA will lower, hold or raise the official cash rate.

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Peter Terlato -

28 Jul, 2023 -

6 min read