Christine Long If you've maxed out your credit card recently, an invitation to increase your limit can seem particularly seductive.
Investing with family
Sue Williams Happy families can indeed make ideal investment partners, say the experts. But it's always a matter of 'buyer beware'.
TIP OF THE WEEK
Alex Berlee Before attempting to build up your assets, you need to be clear about what you owe.
Clancy Yeates Even though the Reserve Bank hasn't cut official interest rates since February, the cost of borrowing with fixed-rate home loans continues to fall.
BOURIS ON MONEY
Mark Bouris You're better to do what you can, rather than worrying about what you can't.
Michelle Hutchison Fewer home owners are refinancing a home loan to raise the money for home loans - maybe because they don't know how to.
Scott Phillips Super shouldn’t be a magic pudding.
Richard Livingston If you want to borrow to buy shares, other avenues might provide a better way to do it.