RateCity comparison found 4 credit card providers dropped rates since RBA lowered cash rate by 0.50%. 9 credit cards in fact increased rates by 0.50% this month. Card holders and retailers have a right to be angry with card providers.
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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.
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 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.
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.