You’ve dog-eared magazines, spent countless weekends at display villages and finally made the bold decision to build rather than buy a home. While choosing where and what to build are exciting and giant steps, you might not feel as enthusiastic about the necessary building contracts and approvals. But knowing your legal rights and responsibilities will help protect your investment and remove potential pain points in the construction process.
Calling all collectors.
Cookbooks, snow globes, stamps and
coins. People collect all sorts of mundane
and wonderful things. Are you a collector of
something that would tickle our fancy? We’re
on the hunt for the most unusual, bizarre,
interesting or downright impressive collection
of items in Australia. Send in a photo showing
your collection for a chance to win $1,000.
Since its launch in October 2010, more than 40 billion photos have been shared on Instagram and it now has more than 600 million users. The adage that a picture is worth a thousand words is perhaps why it’s a social media wunderkind – 95 million photos and videos are shared on the app each day. Anyone with a smartphone now always carries a camera with them – and Instagram allows them to visually document their lives from the palm of their hand.
We appreciate your feedback, that’s why each month we give our customers who have recently settled a loan the chance to go in the competition to win a small thank you gift. July’s winner is Costa, and he has won a $500 Bunnings gift card for renovations around the home. Congratulations Costa!
The RBA has opted to leave the official cash rate on hold at 1.5%. At its board meeting today the Reserve Bank of Australia decided to once again leave the official cash rate unchanged for the 12th consecutive month. The RBA avoided the temptation to follow other developed economies and…