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  • RBA Interest Rate Reduction

    18 September 2015

    Following the February 2015 RBA announcement, Easy Street is reducing our Basic Variable rates by 0.25%p.a.

    Key Changes to all new and existing business – Effective Wednesday 24 February 2015

    For more details, visit our interest rates page.

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  • Verification of Identity for Mortgages

    11 January 2018

    100 Point ID Check Requirements

    As part of Verification of Identity, from January 2015 (NSW) all people who borrow money via a mortgage, need to present valid documentation face to face to meet the 100 point identification requirements. The National Verification of Identity requirements fall under Real Property Regulations (NSW) 2014 and applies when establishing a mortgage. We cannot allow settlement of your mortgage until we sight the valid original identification documents.
     

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  • What to ask your agent before buying a house

    11 January 2018

    PuzzleAsk your agent these questions before you buy...

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  • Will you be financially prepared this Christmas?

    11 January 2018

    Make this Christmas an enjoyable one

    Christmas Lights

    If you think it's too early to start considering whether you'll be financially prepared for the 2014 Christmas season, think again. With retailers already adorning their shops with decorations, don't let your finances get in the way of what could be a a 'season to be jolly'.

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  • Tips to help you reduce your debts

    11 January 2018

    If your current level of debt is stopping you from doing some of the things you'd like, our tips can help you be on your way to reducing your debts faster.

    cutting a hedge to symbolise trimming debt

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  • Offset account calculator

    01 May 2019

    calculator keys

    By utilising the offset account on your home loan, you’ll reduce the amount of interest you pay. And the more money you have sitting in your offset account, the more money you’ll save.

    The balance of your savings is simply offset against the amount you owe on your loan because interest is earned at the same rate as your loan. 

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  • Investment property calculator

    21 November 2018

    Investment property calculator options from Easy Street

    Watch and saving time

    If you're considering buying an investment property, or have an existing investment property loan and are looking to refinance, our investment property calculator options can help.

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  • Budgeting spreadsheets

    11 January 2018

    sticky note pad papersBudgeting spreadsheets can help you assess your financial position to work out where you are now and where you need to be. It can highlight where you spend too much money, where you can make savings and help you re-think how to allocate your money. Budgeting spreadsheets also make you stop and think about where your money is going and is the first step in working out a realistic savings plan for yourself.

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  • Best interest rates on savings

    11 January 2018

    Path the best interest rates on savings

    If you're looking for the best interest rates on savings, here are some things you need to consider before jumping at the highest rate you see.

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  • Budgeting tips

    11 January 2018

    Jars as budgeting tipsWhether you're saving for some thing specific, or simply looking for tips and ideas on living within your means, our budgeting tips and tools can help you to achieve your goals.

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