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The rate cuts keep rolling in: Bendigo Bank, Aussie & Greater Bank cut fixed and variable home loan rates

Mortgage interest rates on home loans continue to fall, as Aussie, Greater Bank, and Bendigo & Adelaide Bank make fixed and variable home loan rate cuts.

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Young Australians blindly optimistic they’ll own a home

Many young Australians are “blindly optimistic” they will eventually own a home despite stagnant wage growth, worsening affordability, and not actively planning for homeownership, a new report shows.

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How to start investing for millennials

On paper, investing money seems like a no-brainer. You put a portion of money away and let time turn that loose change into a small fortune. So why wouldn’t you do it?

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Loans.com.au, Tic:Toc, Suncorp, ME, Heritage Bank, cut fixed home loan rates

While the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) decided to keep the cash rate steady at its recent meeting, that hasn’t stopped a number of lenders from cutting their fixed home loan rates.

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Is private health insurance worth it?

With record numbers of young Australians ditching private health insurance as costs climb, is private health insurance worth having?

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Good debt vs bad debt: What's the difference?

If the word ‘debt’ immediately sends a shiver down your spine, you’re not alone. But debt doesn’t need to be a dirty word. In fact, some debt can even be kind of, well… good.

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How to save money on house renovation costs

Amid the recent falls in house prices around the country, many people are deciding to hold off from selling their properties and opting to renovate instead.

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“I regularly don’t eat at all”: Spotlight on Newstart as HILDA survey reveals poverty on the rise

Poverty is on the rise in Australia after several years of decline, according to the latest Household Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) survey – and changes to welfare policies have been cited as the possible cause.

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Demand for fixed-rate mortgages falls, but lenders keep dropping rates

The demand for fixed rate mortgages is the lowest it’s been in eight years, but that hasn’t stopped a number of lenders from continuing to cut rates.

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How to save up for a house deposit

So you’ve decided to become a homeowner. No more grubby share houses, disagreements with the landlord, tolerating your housemates’ mess or their questionable design choices. Congratulations!

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