Westpac, ANZ, Macquarie and others cut fixed home loan rates

In the wake of cuts to variable home loan rates following the Reserve Bank’s decision to lower the cash rate for a second time in as many months, a number of lenders have also made big rate reductions to fixed home loan rates.

Should you take out a 40-year home loan?

If you’ve recently taken out a home loan with a 25 to 30-year term, paying it off may seem like an impossible task. Imagine then, tacking on an extra ten to fifteen years to the loan term.

How the big four banks responded to the RBA rate cut

All of the big four banks have announced cuts to their home loan interest rates after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) dropped its cash rate to a record low of 1% yesterday.