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Car subscriptions are revving up, so here's a crash course in how they work

The automotive industry in Australia is changing gear, with several car subscription services rolling off the production line over the last few months.

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Volt Bank launches savings account to waitlist

Neobank Volt has begun accepting customers from its 40,000-strong waitlist ahead of a public launch in early 2020.

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They're not monkeying around: BankVic cuts home loan rates to 2.75%

Despite the Reserve Bank deciding not to end the year with a bang by cutting rates, it hasn't stopped lenders from dropping theirs.

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Consumers set to be Scrooges this Christmas, and rate cuts aren't helping

Australians aren't feeling very jolly and neither will retailers, with consumer confidence slipping according to the Westpac-Melbourne Institute Index of Consumer Sentiment.

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Full List: First Home Loan Deposit Scheme Lenders Revealed

Commonwealth Bank, NAB and 24 smaller lenders have today been confirmed to take part in the First Home Loan Deposit Scheme.

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Aussies to be questioned over streaming services, private schools under new ASIC lending guidelines

Banks and lenders have been instructed to grill borrowers over their spending and what they're willing to give up if they want a home loan, under new lending guidelines released by ASIC.

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Aussies are saving more, borrowing less than they were five years ago

Australians' financial wellbeing has improved over the last five years, driven by more saving and less borrowing for everyday expenses.

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Frugal Aussies spending less money on things that spark joy: CommSec

Frugal Aussies are making the tough choices and putting their tax cuts towards housing, insurance and food rather than splashing it on luxury items like travel and cars.

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Aussie shoppers spent up big in Black Friday sales, CBA data confirms

The Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales were expected to be the biggest retail days of the year, and data from Commonwealth Bank confirms it lived up to expectations.

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New online eligibility tool launched for First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

The National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (NHFIC) has today launched an interactive online tool to help first home buyers assess their eligibility for the scheme, which kicks off 1 January 2020.

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