Aussie news

  • Retiring brokers face uphill battle by Mackenzie McCarty

    Just under a fifth of Australians feel financially prepared for retirement and brokers are no exception

  • Migrants face rampant name confusion on credit files by Mackenzie McCarty

    With Australia Day less than a week away, one credit expert says name-confusion on migrants' credit files is leading many new arrivals into a world of financial confusion

  • Bank calls for more transparency amid Aussie/CBA review by Mackenzie McCarty

    One of Australia's independent banks says it's thrilled with the ACCC's announcement that it will be reviewing CBA's increased ownership of Aussie Home Loans, but has renewed its call for heightened sub-brand transparency

  • ACCC launches CBA/Aussie review by Mackenzie McCarty

    The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission is investigating CBA's takeover of Aussie Home Loans, saying it's concerned about whether the aggregator can continue to be a 'unique or a vigorous' competitor

  • Far out Friday: Top Aussie wines for under $20 by Mackenzie McCarty

    Mortgage brokers, like most Australians, enjoy a decent tipple. Here's one wine expert's picks for this summer's top drops

  • Prestige market on the upswing by Lena Woods

    Figures show high-end property may be set to rise in popularity this year, for a number of reasons