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Turbocharged instant asset write-off scheme unveiled

There was one big-ticket initiative in the federal budget that really caught our eye, and that was the turbocharged version of the instant asset write-off scheme. Today we’ll look at how it could improve your business’s cash flow moving forward.

By |2020-10-13T01:28:55+00:00October 8th, 2020|Useful Information|Comments Off on Turbocharged instant asset write-off scheme unveiled

The First Home Loan Deposit Scheme is back; bigger and better!

The First Home Loan Deposit Scheme is back; bigger, better and more buyer-friendly than before. If you’re a first home buyer who missed out on the first two rounds, then here’s how to make it a case of third time’s a charm!

By |2020-10-13T01:25:05+00:00October 8th, 2020|First Home Buyers Finance, Useful Information|Comments Off on The First Home Loan Deposit Scheme is back; bigger and better!

Responsible lending laws to be axed: what that means for you

You might have recently heard that ‘responsible lending laws’ are set to be scrapped early next year. Rest assured though that you'll still be able to borrow responsibly. Let us explain how.

By |2020-10-13T01:23:09+00:00October 1st, 2020|Useful Information|Comments Off on Responsible lending laws to be axed: what that means for you

JobKeeper 2.0 is about to begin: here’s what you need to know

Like most sequels, JobKeeper 2.0 won’t be as big a blockbuster as the original. But that’s not to say it won't help many SMEs navigate the difficult times ahead. Today we’ll cover what you need to know about making the transition for your business.

By |2020-10-13T01:18:45+00:00September 24th, 2020|Useful Information|Comments Off on JobKeeper 2.0 is about to begin: here’s what you need to know

House prices tipped to surge 15%, RBA hints at cash rate cut

Strap yourself in: Australian house prices are tipped to experience a mild COVID-19 dip before surging 15% over the following two years, according to some of the nation's top economists.

By |2020-10-13T01:17:35+00:00September 24th, 2020|Useful Information|Comments Off on House prices tipped to surge 15%, RBA hints at cash rate cut

There’s a good chance you have a lazy $6k lying around your home

Whether you’re looking for extra cash to purchase a property, or could do with a few thousand dollars to pay off your existing mortgage, the average Aussie household could make nearly $6,000 from selling their pre-loved items.

By |2020-08-28T00:41:24+00:00August 27th, 2020|Uncategorized, Useful Information|Comments Off on There’s a good chance you have a lazy $6k lying around your home

Where you’re most likely to score a $50,000 discount on property right now

Home sellers across the country are lowering their price expectations in droves, new data reveals. But which two capital cities have seen the highest percentage of sellers discount their asking price?

By |2020-08-28T00:38:59+00:00August 20th, 2020|Uncategorized, Useful Information|Comments Off on Where you’re most likely to score a $50,000 discount on property right now

$1 lenders mortgage insurance for eligible first home buyers

You’ve probably heard something along the lines of ‘you need a 20% deposit to buy a home’, right? Well, not necessarily. Today we’ll look at two options available to eligible first home buyers, including a $1 lenders mortgage insurance offer that’s just been launched.

By |2020-07-30T01:08:01+00:00July 16th, 2020|Uncategorized, Useful Information|Comments Off on $1 lenders mortgage insurance for eligible first home buyers

Need to pause your mortgage repayments? Here are the banks’ deferral policies

This is one article we hope you never have to read. But if COVID-19 has impacted your income to the point where you may need to pause your mortgage repayments, then we’ve broken down the banks’ deferral policies for you.

By |2020-03-26T05:40:51+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized, Useful Information|Comments Off on Need to pause your mortgage repayments? Here are the banks’ deferral policies

Loan repayments deferred six months for small businesses affected by COVID-19

If your small business is being affected by the coronavirus your loan repayments will be deferred for six months, says the Australian Banking Association (ABA).

By |2020-03-30T00:08:50+00:00March 20th, 2020|Blog, Uncategorized, Useful Information|Comments Off on Loan repayments deferred six months for small businesses affected by COVID-19