RateCity research reveals it still makes sense for many to break a fixed loan. Fixed home loans rates are rising faster than Reserve Bank cash rate. Borrowers should stick to a variable rate rate.
Time running out for borrowers to switch from fixed to a variable home loan rate
RBA set to continue rate holding pattern
The cash rate is set to hold at 1.50 per cent when the Reserve Bank Board meets on Tuesday, despite a volatile Australian dollar, sluggish mining transition and mounting global pressures to cut.
Variable rates to push below 3.5% in August, first time on record
Variable home loan rates are set to dip below 3.5 per cent this month – the lowest on record – following today’s decision by the Reserve Bank to cut the cash rate to 1.50 per cent.
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.