Ever heard of a low doc home loan or low doc loan? Here we explain what exactly it is and who it can benefit.
Reduce your home loan and pay it off faster by paying more than the minimum repayment!
Want to be rid of your mortgage? Here’s a quick guide on getting the start you need.
What to do if you can’t pay your mortgage. If you find yourself saying ‘I can’t pay my mortgage!’ – here are the steps you need to take.
Last week we looked at refinancing, this week a quick look at the opposite end of the spectrum- a faster repayment of our mortgage. Is it a good option for your finances? Read on for more.
Mortgage stress, and financial stress in general, can feel like an alienating and isolating problem. We avoid thinking about the issue until it becomes too big to ignore. Here’s a five-step plan, inspired by Yahoo! Personal Finance, on dealing with mortgage stress and getting back on the horse.
Low interest rates are great, though are you using them to your advantage? Here we look at how most people fail to future proof their home loan in good times. Would you be able to handle 3-4 consecutive interest rate rises?
A few ideas on how to utilise the recent rate cut to save big money on your mortgage. See what the smart people will be doing to reduce their mortgage.
Here in Australia, we are into home ownership in a big way. So is it time to bid your rentals adieu and think about investing in your own home sweet home? Here are six questions to ask yourself, inspired by Globe and Mail.
Sick of reading the same mortgage reduction tips? We look at a few out of the ordinary methods of reducing your mortgage faster. Perhaps you just want more of your pay cheque left over? Heres how you can do it.
Should your mortgage be your first financial priority? We look at paying a mortgage agressively VS saving and investing on top of this.
I got my first dreaded letter from my home loan lender. “Your interest rate has gone up”. Instead of getting huffy puffy about it, I have found a way to afford the new increase interest rate and intend on smashing my mortgage faster!
What is a comparison rate? This questions gets asked daily in the mortgage and home loan world. Here we show you what a comparison rate is, how it saves you money and how to obtain the true comparison rate for your records.
I really hate paying fees. Especially mortgage fees. In this article we look at the fact that mortgage fees are negotiable, you just need to be brave enough to stand up and tell your lender – enough is enough!
Here are some of the ways you can attempt to avoid defaulting on your mortgage (which may potentially save you from losing your home). Remember, there are a number of things you can do before getting to that end point.