Record low interest rates are a win for average Aussies, right? Turns out there’s a scary risk they could be doing more...

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01st Oct. 2019 5:10 PM

US stock prices have tumbled after the Federal Reserve reduced interest rates but declined to indicate that more rate cuts...

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19th Sept. 2019 7:09 AM

A Westpac-Melbourne Institute survey says consumer confidence rebounded from a two-year low in August as people became more...

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14th Aug. 2019 12:08 PM

The Australian dollar stayed firm as markets priced in aggressive cuts in US interest rates, mainly thanks to ScoMo's...

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16th July 2019 4:07 PM

Banks have acted promptly to pass on cuts to savings accounts but many have dragged their heels on passing on mortgage...

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21st June 2019 8:06 AM

Home loan interest rates are at record lows but are expected to go even lower in June. Here’s how borrowers can maximise...

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22nd May 2019 7:05 AM

SAVERS have already been hit by falling interest rates in 2019 as banks take the razor blades to their deals. Here’s how to...

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29th Jan. 2019 10:01 AM

CONSUMER sentiment has hit the highest point since December 2010, following the Federal Election, Westpac chief economist...

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11th Sept. 2013 1:09 PM

MORTGAGE holders hoping for an election week rate cut are going to be disappointed, banking giant HSBC says.

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31st Aug. 2013 8:08 AM