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  • Offset account calculator

    01 May 2019

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    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

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    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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  • Saving for retirement

    11 January 2018

    Saving for retirementIf you're saving for retirement, some of the things you'll be wanting to consider are how to invest your money, how to increase your savings, and how to earn the best return on your hard earned cash. 

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  • Saving for a house

    11 January 2018

    family imageWhen you first start saving for a home, the sum of money needed for a deposit can seem daunting. The good news is that with clear goals, careful planning, and the help of a regular savings plan, you can soon make significant inroads into growing your nest egg to the point where you can secure a mortgage.

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  • Money saving ideas

    11 January 2018

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    A good way to be able to increase your savings or simply make you more comfortable financially, is to look for money saving ideas. There are literally thousands of possible money saving ideas, however we’ve chosen to focus on money saving ideas that relate to your savings and loans.

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  • Money saving tips

    11 January 2018

    clothes pegs to represent money tipsLet’s face it. It’s a pretty good feeling to see a healthy amount accumulating in your savings account. It gives you that extra piece of mind that if you needed money for an emergency, you’ve got it. It also relieves financial stress as you feel more comfortable financially and it gives you room to dream of future plans rather than just focusing on getting by with your week to week pay.

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  • Financial Claims Scheme

    21 February 2019

    What is the financial claims scheme?

    The Financial Claims Scheme (FCS) is an Australian Government scheme that provides protection and quick access to deposits in banks, building societies and credit unions in the unlikely event that one of these financial institutions fails.

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