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.
New laws failing to protect against loan sharksNew laws designed to restrict "payday lenders" – companies that offer fast cash at obscene interest rates to people living hand-to-mouth – are proving ineffective, with lenders reporting an...
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:
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