RateCity estimates $670 million spent on foreign ATM fees last year – $10 million more than 2011. 4 in every 10 ATM transactions are through other networks each month. Australians urged to plan ahead and avoid paying unnecessary ATM fees!
Aussies still wasting too much money on Foreign ATM fees
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.
Financial inequity extends beyond the workforce: research
Not only do women earn substantially less than men – 17.7 per cent less, on average – but new research reveals that a financial disparity between genders extends beyond the workforce into household finances.
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.
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.