New Financial Year New Opportunities

New Financial Year – New Opportunities

With June 30 nearly upon us, it is important to start thinking about the new financial year ahead and making the most of the opportunities available to us over the next 12 months.  Making small changes to your plan will allow you to be in a better position in the future and take advantage of…

HomeBuilder Grant Criteria

Making the HomeBuilder grant work for you

Today’s announcement by the Federal Government is great news for people looking to take advantage of the “HomeBuilder Scheme”. The scheme, aimed at stimulating the building industry and offering eligible Australians $25,000 to build a new home or renovate their homes, was announced this week. You can find out more by downloading the Government’s HomeBuilder…

Protect Your Credit Score

Important tips to protect your credit report

Your credit report is important for your financial future, and the actions you take during tough times (or more important the actions you fail to take) can impact your ability to borrow money or work towards your financial dreams in the future. The current financial challenges are temporary, but the effect on your credit report…

Home Loan Options

Home Loan Options During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Worried about making your home loan repayments? With the current changes, uncertainty, job losses and drops in revenue for many small businesses, there are many people worried about how they will make their mortgage repayments and other key payments over the next few months (or longer?). Here are our tips to manage your mortgage repayments…

CORONAVIRUS SME GUARANTEE SCHEME

The Government, Reserve Bank of Australia and the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority have taken coordinated action to support the flow of credit in the Australian economy, in particular for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Timely access to credit is vital to help SMEs get through the impact of the Coronavirus.   CORONAVIRUS SME GUARANTEE SCHEME…

How the major banks are supporting Australians during the coronavirus pandemic

The major banks have outlined how they are supporting those affected by the coronavirus pandemic and its economic impacts, including mortgage repayment relief and interest rate reductions. On Thursday (19 March), the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), the federal government and the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) announced a raft of new measures to support the domestic economy…