Students facing bankruptcy – the survival guide

Unfortunately many students drift into debt, often without even realising how big the problem has become. Usually this happens as a result of excessive credit card use, because it is so easy to pay by card and just…

The Benefit’s to using a Student Budget calculator

Before we begin on how to benefit from using a student budgeting calculator, download one for free here. This calculator was proudly created by Tim Fisher from CreditCard.com.au. If you have any questions about the calculator feel free…

How to Protect yourself from Credit Card fraud in Australia

Getting stung from a Credit Card scam hurts! Imagine opening up your statement one day only to find a large purchase for a car you did not make. How much anger would you feel? You could just imagine…

Getting a car when you are a student

For students getting a car can be a challenge with exams and assessments always looming around the corner finding a job that pays well enough to afford a car is no easy task. However, being a student is…

5 Vices that are Draining your Wallet

When we’re short on money at the shops or when your car suddenly needs an immediate repair, we often think of the big things that are costing us money. Many people blame their monetary problems on household bills…

Terms in a Car insurance Policy?

So you have recently bought your dream car and can’t wait to get the behind the wheels and yap its engine? But before you hit the road, are you sure you are comprehensively covered against any mishap? You…

How to Pick a Fuel Efficient Car

With prices always rising it’s becoming more and more necessary to have a fuel efficient car. People commonly believe that the smaller the car, the better its efficiency, but this isn’t always the case. The important thing to…

Young Drivers – Buying a new car in WA

The first car most people ever buy is most likely to be the worst. Just ask around your friends and family and surely you will find people who can give you nightmarish stories about buying a dud of…

5 Financial Tips for 20-Somethings

Throughout your 20’s making long term financial decisions is often the furthest thing from your mind, however if you aren’t money wise during this period in your life, it can have serious repercussions later on down the track….

Are you Financially Ready to Buy Your First Car?

So you’ve got your license and don’t want to borrow your parent’s car anymore, or maybe they won’t let you borrow it. You are going to want your own wheels, so what does that entail? Can you afford…