Do you have a child who’s about ready to step into the workforce? You can help get them ready mentally, physically and financially.
By Kaitlin Fennelly. The flights are booked and you’re already counting down the days until your sipping cocktails on a beach in Hawaii. Whether you’re travelling as a solo traveller or a family on your next holiday, take a moment to do your research and consider the best and safest option for travelling with foreign […]
5/12/2017 Summary: For the sixteenth month in a row, the RBA kept the cash rate at 1.5%; The Statement was broadly similar to the one released after the December meeting; Inflation will be the key figure determining when (and by how much) the cash rate will rise. Nothing changes And nothing stays the same And […]
At its core, BOQ is about connecting with people; our customers, our staff, our communities. Customer service is at the heart of everything our Owner Managers do, you could say it is a part of their DNA. A great example of this Brenden Brial, his wife Carlie and their team at the BOQ Mooloolaba branch. […]
The holiday season is here…it’s finally time to whip out your Christmas tree, the tinsel, the lights and the blow-up Santa for the front yard. However, before you head to the shops to battle the Christmas crowds, why not peruse our 5 online Christmas offers for BOQ Visa debit and credit card customers. General Pants […]
Are you looking to diversify your portfolio but don’t know how to go about it? Try foreign exchange trading, but make sure you have an advisor on your side.
Thinking about changing careers? It’s a big life decision, and it can come with some difficulties – including financial. BOQ has what you need.
Get to know one of BOQ’s newest Owner Managers, Greg Andersen of the BOQ Ballina branch. I have enjoyed more than 40 years’ experience in the finance industry, including 10 years with the Reserve Bank of Australia before moving from Sydney to the Far North Coast of NSW. I was with the Summerland Credit Union […]
By Lauren O’Connor & Lachlan Aldred What do you believe the future of banking will look like? No doubt many of you are picturing something akin to a science fiction film, and as we continue to see around the world, what was once seen as science fiction is quickly becoming science fact. The possibilities are […]
You might already have significant equity in your home – enough to buy an investment property and start a portfolio. Here’s how it works.
If you’re worried about the summer months and increasing your spending, BOQ has the tips to help, as well as the Q Rewards program.
17/11/17 Summary: The jobs market is an economic strong point; In time this should lead to higher consumer spending; But the Australian economy has not been strong enough for long enough; Financial markets have largely priced in a patient RBA. ‘If you believe There’s better times ahead There’s better days’ The Black Sorrows The Black […]
By Richard Whitten | Home Loans & Property Expert at finder.com.au In a time of out-of-control property prices in major cities, many homebuyers are turning to “rentvesting” in order to get their property portfolios started. So what is rentvesting (apart from an awkward combination of the words “rent” and “invest”)? It’s really a simple property strategy: […]
Are you thinking about buying your first home before the end of 2017? There are some finer details you might not have considered – check them out here.
Bessie Hassan | Money expert at finder.com.au We’ve all heard the typical money-saving hacks such as making your own coffee every day, cutting back on travel expenses and turning off your electronics when they’re not in use. But we hear these tips over and over again. What are some of the more outside-of-the-box hacks that […]