Use of foreign ATMs decreased as many Australians avoid fees by using own bank. While availability of ATMS in regional and rural areas increased, regional Australians still being hurt financially
ATM fees still over $50 million per month!
Cash rate holds at 1.5%, yet mortgage stress on the rise
The RBA has left the cash rate on hold at the historical low of 1.5 per cent today. Yet, new research shows that the financial pressures of paying off a home loan are increasing.
Click to pay is king as consumers embrace bank technologies
Many Australians now pay their bills with a few taps of the finger, as banks beef up their mobile and digital-banking offerings.
Aussie travellers hit with $535m in overseas card fees
Australians are being slugged with fees worth an estimated $535.8 million a year for using their credit and debit cards overseas, new RateCIty research shows.
Yes, it may be possible to get a $1,500 payday loan with bad credit. Some payday lenders give loans to people with bad credit histories if they believe the borrower has the capacity to repay the loan.
Under Australia’s responsible lending rules, lenders aren’t allowed to approve $1,500 payday loans if they don’t believe the borrower can make the repayments.