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Credit: Mick Pollard Unsplash The damage from the current fires burning is expected to eclipse the $4.4billion hit that our economy took in 2009, this according to Moody’s credit rating agency.   Given the fires in 2009 burnt 450,000 hectares and the current fires have burned 8.4million hectares, news that the economic impact will also...
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2019 was a year of two halves. The first half pre-election of decline, and the second half post-election, which saw one of the fastest turnarounds in Australian property history. Price rises were boosted by falling interest rates and looser lender on the back of decreased APRA restrictions. Experts predict price rises to increase into 2020,...
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With the end of the last decade, and the start the twenties, Australians have been setting their goals for the new year to come. Most of us set ourselves goals for the year to come. Some are well-thought out and better planned than others.   Wanting to make positive changes in yourself is something for...
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The festive season is a favourite time of year for many of us. Getting together with family and friends, enjoying summer, extravagant food and the holidays are just some of the reasons why we love the end of the year. However, it can also be an expensive month or so, with gift-giving adding stress and...
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During 2019 we have seen multiple interest rate cuts bringing the cash rate to a record low 0.75%. We have low unemployment and the government is spending massively on infrastructure projects nationwide, yet the economy refuses to grow. This is not normal. Under normal circumstances, these factors combine to spur on growth in our economy....
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There is no doubt that the Australian economy is at an interesting point. With ongoing trade wars, ever-improving technology and an ageing world population; just how will Australia navigate into the future?   Challenges facing Australia: An ageing population Since the Sixties, life expectancy has increased by around 30%, placing great strain on the economy...
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Dollars With Sense has been airing its’ television show every Monday at 6:30 pm on C31 for over 10 years. Each week we discuss important topics to help our viewers make smarter, more informed financial decisions. On this weeks’ show our hosts Dallas Brooks and James Lynch discussed when and where to buy property. James...
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Starting on January 1 next year, Australian First Home Buyers will be able to take advantage of the $500million First Home Loan Deposit scheme which will allow for the purchase of a home with just a 5% deposit, without incurring the cost of lenders mortgage insurance.   Buyers stand to save thousands of dollars by...
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Refinancing involves switching to a different home loan, usually with better features and a lower interest rate.    Borrowers who are unhappy with their lenders commonly refinance.   So why do people put up with getting overcharged by greedy lenders?   First, there is a common misconception that refinancing is complex and stressful, but this...
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Real Estate ownership in Australia still remains the dream for most people. And for many that extends to owning their own investment property. Many people read online articles, reports, books and keep track of interest rate changes. But when it comes to taking that first step are still unsure how to proceed. If this sounds...
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