Yearly Archives:2018

Rate Watch 2018: Three Of The Big Four Banks Push Interest Rate Hike To Customers

Posted by on 26 September 2018

After years of historic lows, interest rate rises are set to add thousands to Aussie mortgages. This is how to protect your loan. Compare Now First, it was Westpac, now ANZ and CBA have followed through with an out-of-cycle interest rate hike that’s set to add hundreds a year to Aussie mortgage repayments*. Typically a […]

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The First Domino: Aussies rush to fix their loans as The Big Four start hiking rates

Posted by on 31 August 2018

After years of historic lows, interest rates are finally going up. This is how to protect your loan. Compare Now Westpac is the first big four bank to increase its rates, passing on a rise in operational costs straight to consumers. The bank and its subsidiary St George are adding .14% to their variable rate, […]

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Home Loan Hunger Games: Why Half Of Aussie Borrowers Are Leaving The Major Banks

Posted by on 22 June 2018

Property investors are leading the charge as Aussies vote with their feet and leave the banks behind. Compare Now With the Royal Commission into Australia’s banks in full swing, property owners are voting with their feet. Data from a new AFG report has shown that more people than ever before are choosing to take out […]

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