493 articles written by Nick Bendel

Home Loans

The credit cards with the lowest interest rates may not be the best

There are plenty of low-rate credit cards on the market, but finding one that ticks all the boxes can be easier said than done.

Credit Cards

Credit card providers rewarding shoppers with Qantas points

Australians can rack up Qantas points through everyday shopping either by using a Qantas Money credit card or a rival card that also offers Qantas points.

Home Loans

Some home loans come with gifts attached

Mortgage lenders are fighting hard for business, with Virgin Money gifting Velocity points to eligible borrowers and other lenders running cashback offers.

Home Loans

Popular lenders offering 3-year home loans from 2.69%

Suncorp Bank and Bank of Queensland are leading the way among Australia’s largest banks for three-year home loan interest rates.

Home Loans

UBank offering 5-year investor rates for 3.49%

More than a dozen lenders, large and small, are now offering investors five-year fixed rates for under 4 per cent.

Home Loans

Eight lenders offering variable home loans under 3.10%

What a difference two months makes for Australian home loan customers.

Home Loans

Comprehensive credit reporting is about to reach critical mass

The future has arrived. And borrowing money will never be the same again.

Credit Cards

Westpac and Velocity offer special credit card deal

Australians could receive up to 120,000 bonus Velocity points if they take out a new American Express Westpac Altitude Black Bundle.

Home Loans

RBA signals that more home loan rate cuts are coming

Banks have been cutting mortgage rates left, right and centre – and it seems more interest rate reductions might be just around the corner.

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Super fund opens its doors to SMSF investors

Hostplus has launched a new product that allows Australians with self-managed superannuation funds to invest through a professional super group.