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Decide Whether To Pay Off Debt Or Invest With The 5% Rule

Decide Whether To Pay Off Debt Or Invest With The 5% Rule

When you’re paying down a large debt like student loans, it can be hard to determine when it’s worth accelerating your efforts to get rid of that hefty balance. Should you put every extra dollar toward your loans, or should you focus on saving money?

RBA Rate Cuts: 0.75% Is Just The Beginning

RBA Rate Cuts: 0.75% Is Just The Beginning

On Tuesday, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cut the official cash rate to a historic low of 0.75%. It has also admitted that further cuts are on the horizon – which means interest rates of near zero, and beyond. Here’s what that means for the Australian economy.

PSA: Your Credit Card’s Interest Rate Is Too High

PSA: Your Credit Card’s Interest Rate Is Too High

If you’re paying 20% interest on credit card purchases, you’re probably getting ripped off. A new breed of smaller lenders are shaking up the banking sector with low-rate credit cards – and the big banks are starting to follow suit. Here are ten cards you can get right now with…