30 Sep

Paying higher interest rates does not have to be inevitable

The period of record low interest rates during the peak of the pandemic in 2020 and 2021 represented significantly attractive conditions for both businesses and private buyers to make major acquisitions with finance. But the situation has changed and based on the recent ABS release of employment and inflation results, interest rates are set to increase… Continue reading Paying higher interest rates does not have to be inevitable

26 Sep

Don’t miss out on your TFE deductions with Chattel Mortgage

TFE? That’s temporary full expensing aka IAWO or Instant Asset Write-off. A very generous taxation measure which is currently available for the purchase of eligible assets by eligible businesses. Why Chattel Mortgage? Chattel Mortgage is seen as the most appropriate form of finance for cars, trucks and equipment to realise the benefits of temporary full… Continue reading Don’t miss out on your TFE deductions with Chattel Mortgage

26 Sep

Staffing Issues easing? Cheaper Hospitality Equipment Finance to expand

The hospitality sector has been one of the worst-hit from the COVID-19 pandemic. No work-from-home options for these businesses to continue trading during lockdowns and strict post-lockdown conditions imposed on capacity with social distancing restricting trading just for starters. But one of the biggest COVID-related issues affecting the sector is without doubt the labour situation.… Continue reading Staffing Issues easing? Cheaper Hospitality Equipment Finance to expand

25 Jul

Why is my loan offer different from the finance calculator estimate?

A finance calculator is a great tool for both businesses and individuals planning major purchases with finance. They can be accessed from devices with internet connection, used when and where the individual likes, at all hours and by anyone. Use of a calculator can be extremely beneficial to make buying decisions between different models, to… Continue reading Why is my loan offer different from the finance calculator estimate?

25 Jul

Equipment Finance for Operators on New Infrastructure Project

The design and construct contract was recently awarded for a large infrastructure project in Newcastle, NSW. An announcement which can represent great new work opportunities for many operators. Those in construction, earthmoving, roadmaking and materials supply may potentially benefit from this construction of stage 5 of the Newcastle Inner City Bypass. But in order to… Continue reading Equipment Finance for Operators on New Infrastructure Project

18 Jul

More Indications of Interest Rate Rise with June Unemployment Figures

Low unemployment figures are the dreams of governments across the world. Monthly falls are often proudly announced by a Treasurer as indicative of the good performance of government policy. But in the current Australian economic conditions, a significant fall in unemployment brings with it further indications of a higher interest rate rise. The ABS (Australian… Continue reading More Indications of Interest Rate Rise with June Unemployment Figures

11 Jul

June 2022 Top Selling Cars

As specialists in motor vehicle finance, we are always interested to review the monthly car sales figures, known as VFACTS and released by the automotive industry’s leading body, Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). We know buyers will be keen to known the top selling cars as possible indications to actual availability. The monthly figures… Continue reading June 2022 Top Selling Cars