New bank campaign includes free upfront vals
A challenger bank brand will now offer a first-year variable rate discount across its suite of mortgage products, as well as a limited period of free upfront valuations
Accountants get green light for AFSLs
The government has finally announced that it is altering exemptions on accountants providing a broader range of financial advice
Mortgage broking: More than just writing loans
For Sandra Joseph of the high performing Mortgage Solutions Australia office in Perth, mortgage broking is much more than just writing a loan for a client
'Intelligent' talk to win SMSF business
Tangible property assets for superannuation funds will continue to be popular, and brokers can capitalise if they understand how to talk to their clients about the products
Liberty slashes SMSF interest rate
Liberty Financial has slashed variable interest rates by more than 1 per cent as part of a new tiered pricing structure for its SMSF residential property investment loan, SuperCredit.
Lobbying better from ‘inside the tent’: MFAA
MFAA CEO Phil Naylor has outlined the association’s lobbying record, saying that it has aimed to stay ‘inside the tent’ to influence outcomes rather than ‘throwing rocks’ at regulators.