Nielson survey: 54% of Australians use bank branches. Transactions at branches costs consumers more in fees: RateCity comparison. Branch fees likely to increase: consumers urged to embrace technology and save!
Old habits die hard: many Australians still prefer banking at a branch
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.
First date etiquette: Who should pay?
When it comes to first date etiquette, Australians are surprisingly traditional although that could be set to change, according to the results of a national consumer study.
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.