Dana and Peter put everything they had on the line to start a family, including their credit and home loan. With the expert advice of a credit adviser they were able to start fresh for…
An expert solution to credit debt
October 13, 2014
Why you need to know your interest rate
October 9, 2014
Interest rates are a big factor in each repayment and the total cost over the life of a loan, so staying on top of your current rate as well as the interest trends across…
Case study: on tailored time
October 7, 2014
Tim Lismore doesn’t work traditional hours, so when he was looking at refinancing, he needed someone handling his mortgage who could meet on his terms.
With a job that frequently took him overseas…
The added cost of purchasing property
October 1, 2014
Buying a property carries more costs than just the purchase price, so don’t forget to account for these extras.
In addition to moving costs, council rates, strata fees, renovations and furniture, homebuyers face additional…
How do lenders assess applications?
September 25, 2014
Brokers can help connect you to the lender best suited to serve your mortgage needs by shopping around on your behalf.
In order to decide whether or not to provide…
When was your last home loan health check?
September 8, 2014
Circumstances can change, leaving your home loan less suitable than it was originally. A home loan health check can reveal if you’re paying too much.
Your MFAA Credit…
Loans for vacant land
September 5, 2014
Whether you are buying land for an immediate build, as an investment or for a ‘one day I will build and live here’ dream, a vacant-land purchase can be financed by a…
Where there’s a will, a Credit Adviser can find a way
September 3, 2014
There are many paths to successfully financing a property purchase. Recently, an MFAA-accredited credit adviser helped a young couple, who had nearly given up hope, realise their dream.
If at first you…
Five simple ways to increase loan repayments
August 29, 2014
Paying off a mortgage can seem relentless – every payment counts of course, but it can seem to be taking forever to make a dent. Here are some simple ways you can increase…
Case study: family guarantees can help you buy your home
August 27, 2014
Don’t let poor credit stand in the way of achieving your goals. A family guarantee and the right advice can see you well on your way.