The big four bank has increased its rates on interest only loans, saying the move has nothing to do with the bank levy
The non-major has decided to bring together its third party and direct business units under one leadership position
The social media session is in line with National Finance Brokers Day and hopes to connect consumers with the top broking heavyweights
The move by the ratings agency has had no material impact on the big four banks, claims one independent investment firm
In its latest commentary, the Reserve Bank of Australia has voiced concerns over a Chinese economic slowdown – though brokers should not be overly fearful.
Co-ownership is an increasingly viable option for first home buyers, with brokers urged to be vigilant over joint-purchases.
Latest statistics from the AFSA show more than 7,000 Australians have gone broke in the last quarter, with Queensland and Western Australia hit particularly badly.
Small improvements in housing affordability make no difference to overall picture, says CEO of MFAA, Siobhan Hayden
Federal budget will tackle public services, with knock-on benefits for broker industry
Australians are suffering under weight of personal loans, which could be preventing many from securing mortgages