With the .5% increase to the cash rate (as of 7/6/22) we want to know how we can save money on our home loans. Here's 5 ideas that can save you money.   1. Setup your home loan repayments to weekly or fortnightly By setting up weekly...

The motor vehicle industry is missing out on valuable sales due to the supply chain problems that are affecting the world.   A total of 81,065 new vehicles were sold in April, which was 12.2% lower than the year before, according to the Federal Chamber of Automotive...

The question, 'How's your credit rating?' or 'What's your credit score?' can fill people with dread. A lot of this stems from not understanding what makes a positive credit score and what can turn it into a negative one. Here's 5 ways to boost your...

The dirty truth behind payday lenders! It’s not uncommon for Australians to need help with cash between paycheques. Some businesses have taken advantage of these times in need, and they’re known as payday lenders. Essentially, these businesses can provide you with fast cash, but you’ll pay it...

Businesses and consumers are buying vehicles in strong numbers, despite supply chain difficulties.   A total of 85,340 new vehicles were sold in February, according to the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). That was 12.5% higher than the month before and 1.6% higher than the year...

The office market has proven surprisingly resilient during the pandemic, according to new data from the Property Council of Australia. The national office vacancy rate increased from 11.9% to 12.1% during the six months to January. However, that was due to an increase in supply, not...

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...

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...