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With The Delay In New Car Shipments, Consider Switching Out Your Balloon Payments

For the past couple years, we’ve been going through a dry patch. Nope, not in terms of rain – we’ve been good on that front. The dry patch we’re referring to is all about new cars. It’s been tough getting the car you want in Australia, thanks to a global shortage in semiconductor chips which […]

Why Do Car Dealerships Only Offer Fixed-Rate Loans?

Car dealerships are notorious for having all sorts of tricks up their sleeve, which are designed to achieve one thing and one thing only: extract more money out of you, the buyer. It should be said that not all car dealerships use these sneaky tricks and there are plenty that are upfront and honest. But […]

Why Should You Think Twice Before Buying A New Car Right Now?

Buying a new car is supposed to be a fun, rewarding experience that comes with zero inhibitions. That’s what it’s supposed to be. But at the moment, many Australians are finding themselves thinking twice about buying a new car, turning it into more of a chore than an exciting new chapter in life. So, what’s […]

Is It Fear Tactics Or Helpful Advice? Why You Should Secure The Best Rate Now

2022 hasn’t started off very well. Although we finally ditched COVID, we’ve been hit with headlines about monkeypox, international conflicts and, of course, rising interest rates. And while the first two are far more important in the scheme of things, it’s the rising interest rates that have the most direct effect on Aussies. This leaves […]

Are Electric And Hybrid Vehicles Eligible For The Same Leasing Agreements As Petrol Cars?

Electric and hybrid vehicles are steeply climbing in popularity, all over the world. Last year in Australia, they tripled in sales. In Norway, over 70% of new car sales are electric cars. Buying an electric car has never been easier. But what about leasing one? Novated leases are one of the best ways to score […]