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How much do Australian banks pay for Apple Pay?

With the news of NAB switching on Apple Pay fresh in the ears, it’s been revealed just how much Australian banks actually pay to use the digital wallet service.

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Propertyology reveals Australia’s property hotspots

Property research firm Propertyology has revealed its hottest – and the coldest – local government areas for property investors, and most of them lie outside the major cities.

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What the election result means for house prices

The election is over and the Liberals have retained government in a somewhat surprising result. Will this cause house prices to rebound, or will they continue to fall?

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Most customers willing to share data with banks despite many losing trust

Despite low levels of trust, most banking customers are willing to share their data with their banks so long as their needs are met, according to a global study by Accenture.

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RBA praises new payments platform development

RBA Assistant Governor Michele Bullock has provided an update on the progress of the new payments platform (NPP), praising the success of its implementation and adoption by smaller institutions.

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Term deposit rates drop by the day in May

A plethora of deposit-taking institutions have dropped term deposit interest rates in May – and the month isn’t even halfway through yet.

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Why you need ‘genuine savings’ when applying for a home loan

When applying for a home loan, having a deposit of cash isn’t always enough. Often, you’ll need something called ‘genuine savings’ to show the lender.

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What is a direct debit?

Read our simple overview of the basics of direct debits, including the dangers they present.

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Employment figures weaken in April: NAB

NAB’s monthly business survey – considered by the Reserve Bank to be a leading indicator of trends in the labour market – shows employment figures have fallen sharply in April.

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Smaller lenders could benefit from proposed 5% deposit scheme

The Customer Owned Banking Association (COBA) has welcomed the LNP’s 5% deposit scheme, which is set to give preference to smaller banks.

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