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Millennials more likely to drive a hard bargain for cars than baby boomers

Gumtree research has revealed generational divides when it comes to Australian car purchasing habits, and it’s the younger generation that’s slightly more likely to negotiate a good price.

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More Aussies approved for home loans with smaller deposits

The latest banking data shows that there was a rise in the proportion of loans approved with deposits smaller than 20%.

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Consumer sentiment slips 1.7% in September: Westpac

The general consumer mood lapsed slightly into negative territory from August to September by 1.7%, due to continued pressure on family finances.

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86 400 launches products, reveals interest rates

Australia’s ‘newest smartbank’ 86 400 has today become available nationwide, revealing details of its fees and interest rates.

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Westpac hacks home loan rates by up to 130 basis points

Westpac has today lowered various fixed & variable home loan interest rates by as much as 130 basis points.

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How do construction loans work?

Building an entirely new home is confusing enough without having to think about how you’re going to pay for it.

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Why did new car sales plummet in August?

New car sales are down 10.1% from August 2018 to August 2019, according to the latest data from the automotive industry’s peak body.

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Who Offers Apple Pay in Australia?

The invention of the smartphone has lead to many problems in our modern society, like the ability to create an Instagram account for your dog that isn’t as cute as you think it is. But one positive of the smartphone era is the ability to make instant contactless payments without needing to dig out your credit card.

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Cash rate on hold again in September

The official cash rate has been held at 1.00% for the second consecutive month, the Reserve Bank confirms.

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ACCC says we’re paying too much for foreign currency services

A report by Australia’s consumer watchdog the ACCC into foreign currency conversion has found Australians are getting ripped off to the tune of millions of dollars, and the big four banks are partly to blame.

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