Are you lying to yourself when it comes to credit?

By | April 9th, 2013|Consumer, Make Credit Work For You|

In this week’s ‘Make Credit Work For You’ post, we look at the lies we tell ourselves which see us [...]

Credit rating self-checks essential for prospective home buyers

By | February 19th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Credit rating self-checks essential for prospective home buyers. 19 February 2013 A credit rating self-check should be top [...]

7 steps to fix bad credit history: A home buyer’s guide

By | November 1st, 2012|Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release 7 steps to fix bad credit history: A home buyer’s guide Buying a home can be nerve-wracking. There’s [...]

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. [...]

Home owners with credit file defaults forking out $15,000 more in interest

By | February 8th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Australians who are living with defaults on their credit file could potentially be hit with a whopping $15,046.57 or more [...]

5 things every young person needs to know about credit

By | January 31st, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Identity Theft, Industry News|

It's back to school for most teenagers in Australia. Here is a lesson you might not learn there...Just because you [...]

2012: A new year, a new money plan

By | January 9th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

5 steps to help clear your debts; clean up your credit file and pave the way for new finance goals in [...]

The identity theft victim’s guide to recovery

By | November 24th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News|

Have you been locked out of your Facebook account? Fallen for a request to give over personal details to a [...]

National Identity Fraud Awareness Week: Keeping your credit file safe from fraud

By | October 17th, 2011|Identity Theft, Industry News|

Identity theft and fraud is again on the agenda for Australians. This week is National Identity Fraud Awareness Week (NIFAW) [...]

Being credit file savvy can save you money

By | September 29th, 2011|Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release 19 September 2011 Concerned Australians focusing on saving and reducing debt in the wake of the GFC, are [...]

Gen Y could be hazardous to their parents’ credit health

By | September 19th, 2011|Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release 4 August 2011 Parents who piggy back their children into the property market are not only risking their [...]

7 ways to improve your credit rating in Australia

By | September 1st, 2011|Consumer, Industry News|

There are countless pieces of advice available to people out there, aimed at offering to ‘improve your credit rating’ or [...]

Is your smartphone use increasing your risk of identity theft?

By | September 1st, 2011|Identity Theft|

A recent survey found that over half of all mobile phone users own a smartphone.  The survey conducted by TNS [...]

Australians are reigning in their debts and focusing on home ownership

By | August 11th, 2011|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Recent information from the Australian Bureau of Statistics reveals that Australians are putting the focus back on to borrowing for [...]

End of financial year best time to check our credit file

By | June 30th, 2011|Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release: The end of the financial year is an opportune time for people to check their credit rating and get it [...]