We were in a conversation with a client who had just purchased a used vehicle, after we had helped them secure finance. They said, 'It's just so hard buying a used car!' She then elaborated, 'how are you supposed to know what questions to ask,...

The Ford Ranger is the best selling Ute in Australia, and has been named Car Sales Best Dual Cab 4x4 Ute for 2021. So it's always a bit exciting when the newest edition of the Ranger is unveiled. Ford have recently unveiled their 2022 Next-Generation...

Are you ready for the home loan rate increase? Let's look at what is happening in the market with a general home loan update, including a rate update. The Reserve Bank of Australia met earlier this month and the general consensus is the economy is recovering...

Buying a used car from a private seller can feel risky and lenders feel the same way. While there are risks associated with any large purchase, we believe buying from a private seller makes sense, and when done right can be a fulfilling experience and...

It's hard to believe we are in November, the year is almost over! Amid Christmas parties being booked and annual leave being approved there is so much work to be done. Here at Finestream, and I'm sure for you as well, we are busier than...

More people have been starting businesses since the onset of COVID, according to data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Why? Perhaps because some of the new entrepreneurs lost their jobs during the pandemic, while others took stock and decided to make a lifestyle change. In the...

Finestream have been helping businesses thrive for the last 10 years. Over this time we have discovered many benefits for businesses who choose to finance their equipment. We have narrowed the list down to the top 5 benefits of financing your business equipment. Let's get...

Let’s talk home renovations. First 2020 brought a housing boom, and now 2021 is bringing a home-renovation boom! The recent trends show first-home buyers are more likely to buy ‘fixer-uppers’, but older homeowners are also spending big on DIY home renos’. Across Australia, in excess of...

So you have decided you want to go ahead with that renovation you have been planning, or maybe it’s a classic car you have had your eye on. Personal loans can be utilised for many different reasons and are one of the most common form...

Looking to buy a new car? Good luck with that! Don't worry, you don't need luck to make the right buying decision, you just need the right information and some smart thinking. When you finish reading this article you will have the tools you need to...