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The cash rate - and how it impacts your home loan

With the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) raising the cash rate back in May for the first time since November 2010 – and more rises forecast over the next year – many people are worried about their...

Five ways to battle inflation and rising costs in your small business

As the cost of living continues to rise, so too does the cost of running a business. Increased pressure on business owners’ finances by way of higher interest rates, skyrocketing electricity prices...

Interest Rates and Investing

What are interest rates? The interest rate is the amount a borrower pays for borrowing money from a lender, which is why it's often referred to as the cost of borrowing.

5 ways for businesses to clear their ATO tax debts faster

After a pause to allow businesses to survive the pandemic, the Australian Taxation Office has begun calling in tax debts owed by businesses, writes Daniel Riley, CEO of Earlypay.

The value of having a budget

The cost of coffee made headlines a few weeks ago when it was reported prices could reach up to $7 a cup.

Financial planning for your growing family

Starting a family, whether it be taking those first steps of planning or knowing your baby is on their way, is exciting – and expensive. Before you start thinking of paint colours for the nursery,...

Tips to navigate market volatility

The best thing investors can do when markets are volatile is to stay invested.

Your key priorities when winding down your mortgage

Many of us make paying off our mortgage a priority. It’s the new Australian dream. But before making that last home loan repayment, use our checklist to make sure you’re prepared.

Manage the financial success of your business

Start your business right There's a lot to know when you become self-employed. The best way to protect yourself from surprises is to plan ahead. Setting yourself up properly — legally and financially...

5 top tips to ensure your business remains financially healthy

If you want a shortcut to a financially healthy business, know that it begins with two key points – organisation and education. It’s a challenging task for anyone, especially small business owners. 

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