Confused about what to do with your cash? We have some ideas for saving and investing.

By | July 25th, 2017|Loop Financial|

Cash? What cash? Are we mocking you by writing about what you should do with those imaginary piles of money you have stashed under your bed? Look, we know that saving can be hard. Especially when you’re in your 20s and feel like the world is your oyster. And it doesn’t help that record-low interest [...]

How to start adulting financially without it being a drag

By | July 22nd, 2017|Banks & Finance|

Here at Loop, we love all things financial but we know that not everyone shares our passion. That’s why we also love being able to inform, encourage and advise you to help you make better financial decisions, especially when it comes to disposable income. You have worked hard for your money, after all, so why [...]

5 ways to use your tax refund responsibly

By | July 19th, 2017|Loop Financial|

We all love hearing that there’s some money heading our way. It’s that time of year again. Do you owe money to the ATO or are you in for a nice tax refund? If you have a tax refund making its way to you, now is the time to think about what you’re going to [...]

Yes, you might get a tax refund soon but no, you shouldn’t blow it all

By | July 14th, 2017|lifestyle|

Aussie's all around the country are eagerly waiting for their tax refund. For some people that means scraping together enough to pay their tax bill for the year. For others, it means a nice juicy tax refund. If you’re in the latter category, don’t be tempted to go out and spend it all at once. [...]

Wish your tax bill was lower? How about investing in property?

By | July 10th, 2017|Market Information|

Have you been left reeling by your tax return? If so, you’re certainly not alone. It can be quite a shock to see just how much of your hard-earned income has gone to the taxman. This is why investing in property with their tax refund is a popular choice among Aussies. Through a process called negative [...]

Housing affordability and the July 2017 rates decision

By | July 4th, 2017|Loop Financial|

With the new housing affordability measures now in place as of 1st July, how will this affect housing demand and property prices? Some have even predicted a change in the cash rate. However, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) met today for its July RBA rates decision and decided to keep the official cash rate on hold [...]