How To Spot the Difference Between Needs and Wants

By | February 26th, 2013|Consumer, Make Credit Work For You|

In our “Make Credit Work For You” post this week, we have a great article from Savingsguide Australia. Just subscribing [...]

Businessman gives away $50m to Australian university students

By | February 5th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

From time to time I discuss the wider philosophies of finance with a view to helping to improve attitudes to [...]

Save your pennies for a good cause…Buy Nothing New Month

By | October 25th, 2012|Consumer|

Wants and needs are two different things. But in the throes of spending – whether it be purchasing that new [...]

Are you spending more than you earn? You’re not alone….

By | September 13th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

It was reported yesterday that one in seven households in Australia is on ‘struggle street’ – spending more than it [...]

Beware banks last-ditch attempts to raise credit limits

By | June 19th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

As of July 1, the Government has banned unsolicited offers to raise people’s credit limits. So no longer will people receive [...]

Caught affluenza? How it can affect your credit rating health

By | July 7th, 2011|Consumer, Industry News|

Affluenza is a disease of the 21st Century that can make us sick, and it can make our credit file [...]