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BOQ, Bank of us and Hume Bank slice fixed rates

It’s Black Friday folks and the kind people at Hume Bank, Bank of us and Bank of Queensland (BOQ) have got in the spirit this week by slashing fixed-rate home loans.

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Investors using RBA rate cuts to pay down home loans quicker

Australia’s record-low cash rate is motivating investors to pay down their home loans faster.

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Is 2020 the year the RBA unleashes quantitative easing?

Tax cuts and cash rate cuts may have dominated the press in 2019, but talk is now turning to quantitative easing.

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RBA: Low wage growth the “new normal”

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has warned Australians that stagnant wage growth of 2-3% is the “new normal”.

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‘Tis the season for online shopping scams

All I want for Christmas is for people to not get scammed when online shopping, but new data shows that’s unlikely to be the case.

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REIQ: No winners under QLD rental reforms

The Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) has slammed changes to Queensland rental legislation, labelling them reckless and damaging.

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What is comprehensive credit reporting?

Credit reporting changes will soon be in effect across the board, so what’s changed and how will it affect you?

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Fixed-rate home loans remain unpopular

New data has revealed demand for fixed-rate home loans stalled in October despite record low rates.

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MyState Bank axes savings account rate

Non-major bank MyState has cut the maximum interest rate on its Bonus Saver savings account by 25 basis points to 2.00% p.a.

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Population growth stifles housing affordability

While the recent property downturn improved asking prices and serviceability, affordability in Sydney and Melbourne remains an issue due to high population growth.

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