Are Borrowers Likely to be Affected by Legislative Changes to Parallel Import Vehicles?

Saturday, 21st May 2016 7:36 pm

As the election campaign crawls along at a pace that only reminds us why we don’t hold elections more regularly, the topic of parallel import vehicles has reared its head again. First discussed earlier this year, the government decided to initiate plans to relax importation laws, which would see m

Why Your Credit History can Make all the Difference

Thursday, 23rd June 2016 9:01 pm

When it comes to securing finance, credit scores are often the first hurdle that prospective applicants need to clear in order to improve their chances of obtaining a loan. Whereas a bad credit rating once meant you were unlikely to be considered creditworthy, an increasing degree of flexibility has

Understanding the Differences Between Car Loans and Personal Loans

Wednesday, 27th July 2016 2:06 am

It might seem simple enough to separate car loans from personal loans, however, in practice, the two are distinguished only by minor details. With said distinctions being relatively modest, consumers have the opportunity to consider either type of financing for their next vehicle purchase. Why then,

Tax Time – Knowing What Deductions You Can Claim

Saturday, 27th August 2016 4:48 pm

It’s that time of year again! After working incredibly hard for the last year, you find yourself the subject of a dreaded tax liability! However, by understanding your rights when it comes to taxable deductions, you can do your bit to square the ledger and improve your tax position. While there ar

Considerations to Get You Ahead When Taking out a Car Loan

Sunday, 25th September 2016 10:38 pm

Purchasing a new vehicle can often be an exciting yet stressful period. After all, there’s little fun in hopping between showrooms around the city, negotiating with salesmen, conducting mechanical checks on the car and the like. And while the process to obtain a car loan can scare some, there are