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Competition Is Alive and Well
Competition Is Alive and Well

It would appear that the big four banks are starting to lose a lot more business to the non-major lenders.  

With the smaller banks having reported multi-billion-dollar mortgage book growth. These figures have seen three of the big four banks outperformed according to the latest data from The Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA).   .. Continued

November 15, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

Is The Trust Gone
Is The Trust Gone

Is The Trust Gone?  

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November 08, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

First Home Buyer Scheme Passes
First Home Buyer Scheme Passes

The First Home Loan Deposit Scheme has officially been passed through the Senate, meaning that the National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) has been given the green light to implement the rollout and benefits of the scheme.

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October 25, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

Mortgages are on the move
Mortgages are on the move

In a recent report, Australian Finance Group (AFG) released numbers showing a distinct improvement in the home loan sector for the first quarter of the 2020 financial year, with an increase in lodgments across all Australian states.

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October 18, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

How to lose a loan in 10 days
How to lose a loan in 10 days

Many of the millennials out there are edging their way closer to getting, or at the very least, wanting to buy a home.  

In the current environment, lenders are scrutinising every move a potential buyer has been making. This is now going further than just your standard income and expenses comparison, but rather the banks are looking at exactly what you are spending your hard-earned dollars on.  .. Continued

October 11, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

Introducing our Community Program 'Capita Cares'
Introducing our Community Program 'Capita Cares'

Capita Finance Solutions Launches Capita Cares Our Community Program Partnership. 

Capita Finance has recently introduced a committee to launch our community program partnership “Capita Cares”. Capita Cares was introduced so that the team working with Capita were able to give back to the community through their work. The team at Capita Cares are proud to announce that they are partnering with Telethon Kids Institute. As a collective, Capita Finance will be contributing to the outstanding work done by researchers and doctors to improve the lives of sick children. The donations raised through the program will go to the general fund at Telethon Kids Institute, this way the funds will be directed to the divisions that are most in need of support. .. Continued

October 07, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

What the AFL Grand Final can teach us about saving on a home loan
What the AFL Grand Final can teach us about saving on a home loan

The AFL Grand Final kicks off Saturday, with the Richmond Tigers and the GWS Giants going head to head at the MCG. No matter who you barrack for, it’s obvious that both teams are made of amazing stuff. 

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September 26, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

Why Australians are choosing non-bank lenders
Why Australians are choosing non-bank lenders

Recent data from the Australian mortgage industry shows non-bank lenders have experienced double-digit growth within the home loan sector. So, why are people choosing non-bank lenders over the banks? And should you be doing the same?

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September 20, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

5 tips for getting a cheaper rate from your lender
5 tips for getting a cheaper rate from your lender

Yes, interest rates are at an all-time low in Australia, but what does this mean for borrowers? Well, it means you could be saving a whole lot more on your loan, if you’re savvy about renegotiating.

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September 06, 2019 by Sarah Robinson

RBA considers negative interest rates in Australia
RBA considers negative interest rates in Australia

Denmark is the first country in the world to offer negative interest rates to lenders. Jyske Bank, the nation’s third largest bank, is behind the bold decision. Now, the Reserve Bank of Australia is considering launching negative interest rates in Australia.

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August 26, 2019 by Sarah Robinson



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