Loans and credit

Welcome to Loans and credit, the section that houses all our tools, calculators and the latest news on credit cards, personal loans and tackling credit debt.
Fee relief likely for credit card holdersThe days when banks can slug credit card holders with late payment fees may be numbered thanks to a Federal Court ruling against ANZ Bank.
Banks divided on rates, business gloomierNational Australia Bank has joined Westpac is predicting rate cuts in 2015 as a business barometer showed a deterioration in conditions and confidence.
How to keep your credit score in checkWhen interest rates are low, house prices usually rise and first home buyers can feel shut out of the market. But all is not lost – if first home buyers stick to these simple tips: