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How much do you think the average Aussie spends on gifts each month? $20, $50 or 100? (hint: we’re a generous bunch). Today we’ll look at why it’s important to budget for these expenses correctly, rather than succumbing to ‘buy now, pay later’ services. Did you...

Today we re talking about memory loss and finance. It's an unfortunate fact of life: as you grow older, your memory is likely to fade. While you'll probably be forgiven for forgetting the odd anniversary, the stakes are much higher when it comes to keeping...

Last weekend saw a bumper result in the auctions for Australian Property and word on the street has it that this is the turnaround we've been waiting for. The property boom is on the way! Australian Property is on the up! CoreLogic Head of Research, Tim...

Unless you have zero interest in finance or banking it would have been hard to avoid news on the findings of the Royal Commission. Despite the uproar it has created it was not a totally unexpected result. I don’t like to focus on negatives, dwell...

The latest market share data sourced by the Mortgage & Finance Association of Australia (MFAA) reveals continued - and growing - consumer confidence in mortgage brokers. Australian brokers settled $46.1 billion in residential home loans in the quarter to March 2018, which is the largest March...