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  • 24 Feb

    Why your prospects don’t see your brand

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    The MFAA Groundbreakers interview series with Mary Degetto (Pt.1) By Sabrina Cortez Chances are you've hunted, tried and tested every marketing strategy you can find. The hard lesson to learn is there are no quick fixes or all-in-one marketing miracles. With great lead-generation potential, it's no wonder brokerages are latching on to the business benefits of social media marketing.

  • 06 Feb

    The fears and rewards of becoming a broker

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    By Sabrina Cortez​ From building a new client base to adapting to lender policy changes, being a young broker has its fair share of challenges. ​ By engaging with a mentor, you can mitigate the risks of losing new business opportunities and allow for a smooth transition to develop your own brand. The key is to choose a mentor who is MFAA-accredited.

  • 02 Feb

    Research shows kids’ bank accounts are missing out

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    ​​Nearly half of Australian parents say they cannot afford to put money into children's bank accounts, many not realising that just $10 a week can provide more than $12,000 to kickstart their child's adult life. Harnessing the power of compound interest and regular savings over many years can deliver tens of thousands of dollars from birth to age 18, a News Corp Australia analysis has found.

  • 02 Feb

    MFAA updates timetable on national eConveyancing

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    ​​The MFAA has updated its member information​ in relation to current and impending changes in the move towards national electronic conveyancing. The information includes guidance on the use of a ‘Priority Notice’ with a timetable on the dates for recent and future changes.​​

  • 02 Feb

    Government report shows debt agreements numbers up

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    ​​A report from the government's Australian Financial Security Authority (AFSA) that gives personal insolvency statistics reveals that the record number of individuals entering into a Part IX Debt Agreement rose more than 11% in the past year. Debt agreement numbers have reached new records each year for the past five years. ​​

  • 02 Feb

    Member benefits - Virgin Australia Lounge Membership

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    ​The Virgin Australia Lounge entitles you to a host of very special services and facilities at domestic airports in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Canberra, Gold Coast, Mackay, Cairns and Perth. Members have access to a 12-month membership to The Lounge for only $319 and a joining fee of $100. This is a first year saving of $331. Click here for more information and terms & conditions.​