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The latest personal loans news and tips

Georgia Brown

Personal Finance Editor

Australia’s best personal loans to start September 2020

When assessing your finances during these ever-changing and often unpredictable times, it may be a good idea to do some research on potential back-up options.

Personal Loans

02 Sep, 2020

2 min read

Australia’s best personal loans to start September 2020
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

Australia’s best personal loans for July 2020

If you’re aiming to clear your debts in the short-to-medium term, it might be worth considering consolidating your debts into one personal loan.

Personal Loans

27 Jul, 2020

2 min read

Australia’s best personal loans for July 2020
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

New personal lending bounces back in May as vehicle loans jump

New personal lending saw a rebound in May for the first time this year.

Personal Loans

09 Jul, 2020

4 min read

New personal lending bounces back in May as vehicle loans jump
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

New personal loans see the biggest fall in nearly 20 years

New personal lending nosedived by about 25 per cent in April, the biggest recorded monthly fall by the Australian Bureau of Statistics in nearly 20 years.

Personal Loans

13 Jun, 2020

4 min read

New personal loans see the biggest fall in nearly 20 years
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

Australia’s best personal loans for June 2020

To help you compare, RateCity has put together some of the top-rated personal loans for June 2020.

Personal Loans

05 Jun, 2020

2 min read

Australia’s best personal loans for June 2020
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

Best personal loans for May 2020

If you’re doing your research on what personal loan options are out there, RateCity has compiled some of the top-rated personal loans for May 2020.

Personal Loans

15 May, 2020

3 min read

Best personal loans for May 2020
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

Australians tighten their belts on personal loans

Australians are preparing for economic pain ahead due to COVID-19, as they take out fewer personal loans.

Personal Loans

10 May, 2020

3 min read

Australians tighten their belts on personal loans
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

5 tips to improve your credit score

Give your credit score a boost and ensure your future loan applications are rock solid.

Personal Loans

02 May, 2020

3 min read

5 tips to improve your credit score
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

The lenders providing personal loan repayment relief during the coronavirus

More than 20 personal loan lenders are providing some much-needed breathing room for borrowers during COVID-19.

Personal Loans

01 Apr, 2020

6 min read

The lenders providing personal loan repayment relief during the coronavirus
Alison Cheung

Finance Writer

Aussies rack up $18 billion of debt over Christmas

Debt is the last thing most Australians want to talk about, despite the country owing more than $18 billion in credit card and loan debt over Christmas alone.

Personal Loans

30 Jan, 2020

2 min read

Aussies rack up $18 billion of debt over Christmas
Alex Ritchie

Personal Finance Editor

Engaged over Christmas? Here’s how to actually afford a wedding

When it comes to paying for your wedding, not everyone has family who can help them out. Here are a few ways you can help keep costs down and pay for your wedding.

Personal Loans

29 Dec, 2019

4 min read

Engaged over Christmas? Here’s how to actually afford a wedding
Nick Bendel

Property & Personal Finance Writer

P2P investing could earn you higher returns

Down, down, interest rates are down. That’s great news for borrowers, but not so much for savers.

Personal Loans

27 Nov, 2019

3 min read

P2P investing could earn you higher returns