5 credit accidents you want to avoid this Christmas.

By | December 17th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, Make Credit Work For You, Press Releases|

Media Release 5 credit accidents you want to avoid this Christmas. 17 December 2013 Australians must put credit issues on [...]

Widespread education campaign needed to save Australian credit ratings.

By | December 4th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release Widespread education campaign needed to save Australian credit ratings. 4 December 2013 A consumer advocate has welcomed Australian [...]

Australians on ‘credit-collision course’ without better education.

By | October 15th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release Australians on 'credit-collision course' without better education. 15 October 2013 A consumer advocate for accurate credit reporting hopes [...]

How will open credit scores impact Australians?

By | October 3rd, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Credit reporting agency Veda Advantage has just announced it will allow consumers to receive a copy of their credit score [...]

Veda credit scores: mystery still surrounds calculation

By | October 3rd, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Press Releases|

Press Release Veda credit scores: mystery still surrounds calculation. 2 October 2013 The decision by Veda Advantage to offer credit [...]

Your credit report – are you paying when you shouldn’t?

By | August 15th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Media Release Your credit report - are you paying when you shouldn't? 15 August 2013 Individuals seeking a copy of [...]

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 [...]

Consumers need credit reporting advocates: Credit repairer places in top 10% of companies in Start-Up Smart Awards 2013.

By | March 27th, 2013|Press Releases|

Press Release Consumers need credit reporting advocates: Credit repairer places in top 10% of companies in Start-Up Smart Awards 2013. 27 [...]

Credit enquiry scandal shows up faults with credit scoring

By | March 20th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Press Releases|

Press Release Credit enquiry scandal shows up faults with credit scoring 20 March 2013 Millions of Australians could potentially be [...]

What’s happened to Gen Y – our emerging first home buyers

By | March 13th, 2013|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

The future of our housing market, rests with Gen Y. Have we prepared them enough? We look at the particular [...]

Could a spike in credit defaults from Gen Y be part of the housing crisis?

By | March 13th, 2013|Industry News, Press Releases|

Press Release Could a spike in credit defaults from Gen Y be part of the housing crisis? 13 March 2013 More [...]

Buying a home? 5 things you need to know about Australia’s new credit reporting laws before you apply for finance.

By | December 6th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Buying a home? 5 things you need to know about Australia’s new credit reporting laws before you apply [...]

Nobody immune to identity theft as fraudsters turn their focus to investors

By | October 30th, 2012|Identity Theft, media releases, Press Releases|

Media Release Nobody immune to identity theft as fraudsters turn their focus to investors Wealthy, educated Australians looking to invest [...]

Carbon price scam warning for Australians. Advice to protect your good credit history

By | August 30th, 2012|Identity Theft|

The ACCC’s SCAMwatch has released a warning for Australian consumers and businesses about carbon price scams. Fraudsters are out there [...]

Australia has new privacy legislation to fight worldwide cybercrime

By | August 23rd, 2012|Identity Theft, Legislation|

New laws passed the Senate yesterday changing Australia’s privacy legislation to bring us in line with other countries and pave [...]

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 [...]

Veda throws new light on identity theft and credit fraud: 1 in 5 affected

By | July 9th, 2012|Identity Theft|

Identity theft numbers continue to climb. How can this impact your credit file and possibly lead to a wrong default [...]

Bad credit affects refinancing market too

By | July 5th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Refinancing numbers are at a record high. But any home owner looking to refinance needs to consider they could have [...]

Default rates soar amongst over 65’s

By | June 4th, 2012|Broker, Consumer|

A study on generational trends in credit activity over the past ten years put out by credit reporting agency Veda [...]

How healthy is your credit rating?

By | March 2nd, 2012|Consumer, Industry News|

Your credit rating is just like your health.  You can get regular check- ups and maintain it, or you can [...]

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. [...]

What you may not know about taking out credit in Australia

By | February 15th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Many Australians are very unaware of what happens behind the scenes when they take out credit. We break it down [...]

Housing finance numbers rise: ABS Housing Finance December 2011

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

Good news again for the housing market as ABS figures from December show another rise well above that expected by [...]

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 [...]

As confidence returns, home buyers need to fix credit problems

By | February 6th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Good news may be on the horizon for the Aussie mortgage market. Mortgage sales for January 2012 have revealed a [...]

Helping clients save money through credit repair

By | February 2nd, 2012|Broker, Industry News|

As brokers we are continually faced with meeting clients whose credit report lets them down. These clients stack up financially [...]

How to keep your credit rating healthy

By | January 16th, 2012|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

7 ways to keep a squeaky clean credit file and get that home loan or finance.... By Graham Doessel. Many [...]

Australia’s Household Wealth revealed: The rich getting richer…through buying property

By | December 15th, 2011|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Statistics show a significant increase in home equity as a contributor to household wealth. A clear credit file has never been [...]

Interest rate cuts no help for millions of Aussies living with credit file defaults

By | November 10th, 2011|Broker, Consumer, Industry News|

Home loan rates were reduced on 1st November, but for millions of Australians who are living with defaults on their [...]

Till debt do us part: Navigating joint finances

By | October 3rd, 2011|Consumer, Industry News|

Some people are great with money – but can still experience financial downfalls and sprial into debt and a bad [...]