Five ways to help you feel more secure about your finances

Organising money and expenses doesn’t need to be painful. By pinpointing your goals and developing good habits you can work towards a strong sense of financial wellbeing.   With the lingering economic effects of COVID-19 in Australia, it’s no surprise many of us are concerned about our financial futures. Between mounting bills, unexpected expenses, a lack of understanding around our needs in retirement and getting our savings on track, all of this can feel overwhelming.  It doesn’t have to be. If you break things down […]

The five elements of your credit score and how to improve them

When you are applying for a loan, the first thing lenders will do is check your credit score – and this will have a strong impact on their ultimate decision. So, what is your credit score and how do you maintain a good score that will impress lenders?   What is your credit score?  Your credit score is […]

Lack an understanding of key financial concepts? You’re not alone

While most of us fantasise about owning our first or second property, a lot of us don’t quite yet understand some of the key terms that pop up throughout the process of buying. Here are some key terms that are integral to know before you dive in.   If you leap at the first seemingly amazing interest rate and offer you see advertised, that can often lead to big problems down the road. Navigating the property market with […]