Is your preferred credit repairer a lawyer? If not, here’s why they should be.

By | November 14th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

MyCRA Lawyers has been established. Here at MyCRA Lawyers we feel so passionately that this change is the BEST WAY [...]

Two Australians arrested for ID Theft

By | September 17th, 2013|Identity Theft|

Australian Federal Police announced late last week they had arrested two men producing fake identity material and committing credit card [...]

Have Bad Credit? A bad credit loan is not your only option.

By | July 23rd, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

For someone who is locked out of mainstream credit because of their credit rating, their finance options become limited. But [...]

Your Credit Rating – How to Get a Free Credit Check and What to Do if Your Credit Report Comes Back with Defaults

By | July 4th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You|

We recently read a comprehensive article on getting a free copy of your credit report written by Alex Wilson over [...]

Help to reduce your risk of identity theft

By | June 27th, 2013|Identity Theft, Industry News|

“Identity is one of our most valuable assets – if it is stolen, the stress and financial costs can last [...]

The Top 5 Reasons You’re Still In Debt

By | June 25th, 2013|Consumer, Make Credit Work For You|

Today we feature a Savingsguide.com.au Australia article on the hang-ups you might have with money that could be stopping you [...]

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 [...]

First Home Buyer Figures Take a Dip: ABS Housing Finance October 2012

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

After the promising figures from August and September’s Housing Finance Statistics which seemed to indicate First Home Buyers were making [...]

Stay safe this Christmas: Scam victims should be worried about 5 year blacklisting on their credit rating

By | November 29th, 2012|Identity Theft, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Stay safe this Christmas: Scam victims should be worried about 5 year blacklisting on their credit rating As [...]

Beware identity theft with latest bank ‘refund’ phone scam

By | November 27th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Identity Theft|

Identity Theft Warning: Banking phone scammers currently on the prowl in Australia are attempting to not only pilfer easy profits [...]

What you need to know about the internet to save your teenager’s future credit file

By | November 6th, 2012|Identity Theft, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release What you need to know about the internet to save your teenager's future credit file Young Australians are [...]

Mobile Phone Bill shock – Have YOU been a victim?

By | October 29th, 2012|Consumer, Industry News|

Botched phone plans and lack of data usage monitoring is leaving many Australians shell shocked over their mobile bills, with [...]

Are you ready to buy a home? Read this first

By | September 20th, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

Saving for a home? We tell you what you might need to know to put you in the best position [...]

Will the spring boom be mowed down by bad credit?

By | August 30th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Spring has almost sprung – which is evident by the sunny weather spanning much of Australia today. We look at [...]

Why Bankruptcy and Debt Agreements should be a last resort for debt struggle

By | August 23rd, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Struggling with debt can be the worst feeling, and the weight is so heavy it can even leave people feeling [...]

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 [...]

Fixing credit mistakes with a credit repairer – 15 common concerns

By | August 14th, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

Credit rating repair is a relatively new field and has been fuelled by just how difficult it can be in [...]

Women and Credit: What You Need to Know

By | July 30th, 2012|Consumer|

Bad credit history plays no favourites, it can basically happen to anyone. Both sexes can be severely disadvantaged when it [...]

Identity theft risks high for pre-retirees

By | July 27th, 2012|Identity Theft, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Identity theft risks high for pre-retirees 27 July 2012 Baby boomers scrambling to secure their future before retirement [...]

Consumers face war over credit blacklist errors – whether the bill was big or small.

By | July 26th, 2012|media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Consumers face war over credit blacklist errors – whether the bill was big or small. 24 July 2012 [...]

Credit Repair Guide – Consumer Advocate Graham Doessel Answers Your Questions About Fixing Bad Credit

By | July 23rd, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

Credit repair is still a relatively unknown profession outside of the finance industry. It is often not until a person [...]

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 [...]

CRIAA Code of Conduct seeks to stamp out dishonest credit repair practice

By | July 19th, 2012|Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release CRIAA Code of Conduct seeks to stamp out dishonest credit repair practice. 17 July 2012 The credit rating [...]

How an overseas trip can see you with bad credit

By | July 12th, 2012|Consumer|

Going overseas? We tell you why this makes you vulnerable to being lumbered with bad credit, and tell you 5 [...]

How To Correct a Mistake On Your Credit Report

By | July 9th, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

A mistake on your credit report can be remedied. If your credit file has incorrect information, or the default listing [...]

The TIO just got more muscle to penalise Telcos in small business disputes

By | July 3rd, 2012|Industry News|

The Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) reports in some areas they've almost tripled their workload  and it has just been given new powers [...]

How You Can Give Yourself the Best Chance of Being Approved For Your First Home

By | June 25th, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

A great deposit and a great income is not enough to ensure you get the home loan that’s right for [...]

Credit file education could help consumers save money and reduce default numbers

By | June 25th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Media Release Credit file education could help consumers save money and reduce default numbers 19 June 2012 Brokers who provide [...]

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 [...]

The dead not protected from identity theft

By | February 8th, 2012|Identity Theft, Industry News|

Even in grief identity theft can strike us and affect our credit file and the clear credit file of those [...]