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14 Mar 2016 05:51

Granny flats: A sensible investment for your family?

Written by Compare the Market

Many Aussies are finding their new home in someone else’s backyard with the help of a granny flat. Is a add a granny flat an option for you?

19 Feb 2016 05:06

Are you mortgage stressed?

Written by Compare the Market

8 out of 10 Aussies don’t know their home loan rate, and over 30% suffer mortgage repayment stress. We look why home loans tend to make us sweat.

13 Feb 2016 06:28

How to (not) get scammed this Valentines Day

Written by Compare the Market

Whether you’re lucky or unlucky in love, Valentine’s Day is a prime target for scammers – avoid falling prey to these thieves by reading our tips.

14 Jan 2016 06:32

Do loyalty clubs tie you to a brand?

Written by Compare the Market

It’s safe to say loyalty clubs are here to stay. We look at a study around the use of loyalty programs in Australia and their popularity among consumers. SLUG: /blog/credit-cards/join-the-disloyalty-club/

26 Dec 2015 06:44

Insulation – what’s right for your home?

Written by Compare the Market

It’s easy to think of home insulation as a single entity, but there are different types that serve many purposes. Let's look at what may work in your home.

20 Dec 2015 08:37

Christmas cheer at the bowser: petrol prices to slide in the run-up to Xmas

Written by Compare the Market

Australia’s quarterly petrol analysis reveals good news for Aussies as crude oil and retail prices come into line...

30 Nov 2015 07:00

A simple explanation of the Australian property cycle

Written by Compare the Market

Timing isn’t always everything, but understanding Australian property cycles may help you maximize the value of your next property purchase.

13 Nov 2015 14:21

How long does it takes to save for a home?

Written by Compare the Market

Australian house prices have been on the rise, so how long would it take a graduate to save for a deposit for an average home?

28 Oct 2015 14:45

Victoria’s fastest growing suburbs

Written by Compare the Market

Will Greater Melbourne be home to the next Australian property boom? Check out these three fast growing Victorian suburbs.

1 Aug 2015 16:22

Aussies play mortgage waiting game as analysts predict further rate drop

Written by Compare the Market

The number of Aussies choosing fixed rate mortgages has dropped almost two percent year-on-year as homeowners take advantage of the lowest variable interest rates offered by lenders in 40 years.