Consumer groups push for changes to new credit laws

By | October 11th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

In a final attempt to plead for correction of what many are calling some glaring mistakes for consumers within Australia’s [...]

New Credit laws passed Parliament yesterday which may protect those who need it most

By | August 21st, 2012|Industry News, Legislation|

It’s not the long awaited comprehensive credit reporting, but it is the Consumer Credit Legislation Amendment (Enhancements) Bill 2012 passed [...]

Access Denied… How late payments may ruin your home loan application

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

You’re a busy young couple, both employed in good paying jobs, you’ve never defaulted on your loans, and you’re in [...]

Credit reporting changes introduced into Parliament

By | May 24th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Legislation|

Further to news on changes to Australia’s Privacy Laws, the Attorney-General Nicola Roxon announced that much awaited changes to the [...]

How to fix a bad credit rating – in Australia

By | May 1st, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

How do you fix a bad credit rating? Well it depends on where you live. In Australia it can be [...]

Comprehensive credit reporting could mean more consumers refused credit

By | February 27th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Legislation|

Comprehensive credit reporting has again come under the spotlight for its potential advantages and disadvantages for lenders and consumers alike. [...]

New credit reporting laws could see millions of people refused home loans

By | November 1st, 2011|Industry News|

The Federal Government is preparing to roll out its new credit reporting laws. Its comprehensive credit reporting system will allow [...]