March 2019

Financial advice is not the same for everyone

Posted By John Cachia,
21/03/2019 10:13 AM
Financial planning. That’s for people with lots of money to invest, isn’t it? Not necessarily. Sure, investment planning is an important part of financial planning, but underpinning the ...

Managing the transition of your interest-only loan

Posted By John Cachia,
14/03/2019 09:28 AM
Just over four years ago Sarah bought an investment property. To help pay for it she took out a $400,000, 25-year mortgage that offered interest-only (IO) repayments for the first five years. At an in...

New rules for credit cards: what do they mean for you?

Posted By John Cachia,
07/03/2019 09:52 AM
The name John Biggins may not sound familiar, but the banking industry has much to thank him for. Mr Biggins, a Brooklyn banker, was the brains behind the very first credit card in 1946. Known as the ...