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The latest personal loans news and tips

Alex Ritchie

Personal Finance Editor

Ditch loan application fees with this lender offering an EOFY special

Looking to ditch one of the most expensive fees associated with taking out a car loan or a personal loan? OurMoneyMarket is giving eligible customers a helping hand this end of financial year with a waived application fee offer. 

Personal Loans

20 Jun, 2023

3 min read

Ditch loan application fees with this lender offering an EOFY special
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Fixed rate or variable: top personal loans for June 2023

A fixed rate personal loan offers a sense of financial security, while a variable rate personal loan can take advantage of fluctuations in bank interest rates.

Personal Loans

06 Jun, 2023

3 min read

 Fixed rate or variable: top personal loans for June 2023
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Need a boost for your business? Explore top personal loans for May 2023

Deciding between a personal and a business loan can be challenging. While business loans may appear more appropriate, personal loans can offer more flexibility.

Personal Loans

12 May, 2023

2 min read

Need a boost for your business? Explore top personal loans for May 2023
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Wondering how much you can borrow? Check out April's top personal loans

Whether you’re paying for home renovations or need to consolidate debt, if you’re in need of a large lump sum you may be considering taking out a personal loan. Whatever your reason, you may be curious as to how much you can request to borrow and the maximum amount a lender would give you.

Personal Loans

04 Apr, 2023

3 min read

Wondering how much you can borrow? Check out April's top personal loans
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Planning renovations? Check out the top personal loans for March 2023

Renovating a property could potentially improve your lifestyle at home, or increase the value of your investment. Deciding on the best time to undertake a renovation project and calculating the risks is important.

Personal Loans

09 Mar, 2023

3 min read

Planning renovations? Check out the top personal loans for March 2023
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Planning a holiday? Check out February's top personal loans

A holiday loan is simply a personal loan you can use to help pay for your trip. This type of loan can offer convenience to travellers wanting to pay for flights, accommodation, insurance and other travel expenses, without having to save up a large sum.

Personal Loans

06 Feb, 2023

3 min read

Planning a holiday? Check out February's top personal loans
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

What type of loan is right for your business? Check out January's top personal loans

Despite the current borrowing downturn, there are still plenty of competitive personal loans available to support your financial needs, such as in business. Deciding between a business loan and a personal loan requires careful consideration.

Personal Loans

17 Jan, 2023

3 min read

What type of loan is right for your business? Check out January's top personal loans
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Interested in equities investment? Check out December's top personal loans

Personal investment loans - also known as margin loans - could be helpful when considering equities investments. Margin loans offer a way to invest in the stock market by borrowing money from a lender for the purpose of buying shares.

Personal Loans

09 Dec, 2022

4 min read

Interested in equities investment? Check out December's top personal loans
Mark Bristow

Personal Finance Editor

Why this could be the time to invest in solar

The cost of living is high and rising, with energy bills playing a significant role. With this in mind, could the potential financial benefits of a solar power system be worth the installation costs?  

Personal Loans

16 Nov, 2022

3 min read

Why this could be the time to invest in solar
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Sail into summer with November's top personal loans

Fixed term personal loans for the purchase of other transport vehicles and equipment rose in September. You might be considering buying a boat, trailer, caravan, jet ski, motorbike or all-terrain vehicle (ATV). A personal loan could help you fulfill your summertime ambitions.

Personal Loans

07 Nov, 2022

3 min read

Sail into summer with November's top personal loans
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Summer's on the way: top personal loans to help spruce up the house this October

Hot weather is just around the corner, laying the foundation for a slew of backyard or balcony barbecues with friends and family, gardening duties, house parties and a heap of hobbies. A personal loan that fits your budget may be able to help you fund these seasonal projects.

Personal Loans

07 Oct, 2022

3 min read

Summer's on the way: top personal loans to help spruce up the house this October
Peter Terlato

Personal Finance Editor

Dreaming of your next destination? Make it a reality with September's top personal loans

As we escape the confines of lockdowns and wild winter weather, travel intentions are rising. Now may be the ideal time to start financially planning for your next exciting domestic or overseas trip. Be sure to compare personal loans to discover what's best for you.

Personal Loans

06 Sep, 2022

3 min read

Dreaming of your next destination? Make it a reality with September's top personal loans