Is Your Broker A Memebr of The MIAA

The Mortgage Industry Association of Australia (MIAA) has warned home loan borrowers to check the bona fides of any mortgage professional they deal with. The MIAA says borrowers at any stage of the mortgage process need to be more discerning with the decisions they...

Millionaires Love Property

Australia’s rapidly growing population of millionaires hold a staggering 40% of their fortunes in property, according to new research from Merrill Lynch and CapGemini, which shows wealth in the Asia Pacific region has now rebounded to pre-GFC levels. In fact the...

Mining Boom Equals Higher Interest Rates

THE Reserve Bank’s decision to sit on its hands for another month does not change the prospect that interest rates will soon head higher. Melbourne Cup day on November 2 may well be the first increase, followed by several more increases next year. In his...

Westpac Rate Rises

What’s happening and when? Westpac recently made the difficult decision to raise our standard variable home loan interest rate by 0.45% p.a. This change took effect from 4 December 2009. Why we raised rates above the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) increase. The...

Changes To Equipment Finance

Equipment Finance and Leasing At Financial Gain we are dedicated to understanding and supporting the needs of businesses and offer comprehensive commercial motor vehicle and plant & equipment financing solutions where leasing options are tailored to suit your...