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What does the OCR increase mean for you?

22 Aug 2022
Joe Taylor
Joe Taylor

The Reserve Bank recently announced an increase in the official cash rate (OCR) to a seven-year high of 3%. Sound like financial mumbo jumbo? I'll break it down in this week's blog.

Finances getting you down? Time to take control.

15 Aug 2022

When you have been hit with one thing after another, it’s understandable to feel overwhelmed. But there are a few little things you can do to take control of your finances.

Financial jargon 101

11 Jul 2022
Joe Taylor
Joe Taylor

Here is my handy go-to guide to clarify some of the terms we find people are commonly confused by.

How to sort out your relationship with money

4 Jul 2022

Cultivating a healthy relationship with money can be a life-long journey. For me personally, the fear of financial insecurity used to be my deepest anxiety.

What are some different types of investments?

4 Apr 2022

Investing can seem complicated, but it doesn’t have to be. Investing is simply putting your money into things that you expect to grow in value and generate income over time. Here's a breakdown of some of the most popular types of investments,

What's your saving personality?

27 Mar 2022

Becoming aware of your saving personality can help you take an objective look at your tendencies and what you can realistically do to improve your finances. Let’s identify your saving personality and find out what will work to make you a better saver.

Interview with Debt Free Diva

9 Mar 2022

We recently hosted an Instagram Live, where Beth & Emma from the BetterSaver team interviewed Tracy Hemingway, AKA Debt Free Diva, for International Women’s Day.

Quiz: How financially literate are you really?

20 Feb 2022

Whatever your sights are set on, you need basic knowledge about saving and investing to get there. Do you know your way around your finances?