Fixed rates falling but variable rates are still better for most borrowers
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.
RBA stalls, yet home loan rates continue to drop
The RBA may have left the cash rate unchanged at 1.50 per cent at today’s Board meeting, but home loan rates continue to drop with close to 200 cuts in the past month.
Rate update: who has moved
All four of the big banks have announced they will cut variable home loan rates, withholding around half of yesterday’s 25 basis point RBA cut.
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.