No interest rate rise for June

Phew. We've survived another start of the month Reserve Bank meeting without having to reach into our pockets and hand over more hard earned cash to the bank in the form of higher interest payments. The Reserve Bank met on Tuesday and decided, as many experts had tipped they would, to keep the cash rate at the same level for this month, and possibly another two or three months. And that's good news for anyone with a mortgage or those of you looking to jump into a home loan in the near future. ...
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Saving Money for Your Home Loan

Saving a little money on everyday expenses and adding it to your home loan repayments can certainly help in getting that home loan paid of a little faster. Even if you are saving for a deposit it pays to look at your everyday spending and see where there may be an extra dollar or two to put away. In some cases, it may not mean sacrificing your standard of living, just spending wisely and managing what you have. One of the first steps is to have a budget. Start with listing all your monthly...
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