Growing up in a household where equality was the norm has always given Granite Home Loans founder Bridget Sakr a strong passion for diversity and inclusion, which she has actively promoted in every role she has ever had in the mortgage and finance industry. Bridget Sakr is the subject of this month's MFAA Champions of Diversity article series.
Prospa MFAA Groundbreaker Lauren Hall of Loan Market Southport moved to the Gold Coast to pursue a career in finance broking after she realised her passion for problem solving and customer service.
The MFAA has expressed broad support for the key policy recommendations made in ASIC’s report on its Review of Mortgage Broker Remuneration, which was released today following more than 12 months of consultation and research
The Tasmanian Government has announced that, as part of the 2016-17 State Budget, the existing $10 000 First Home Owner Grant will be increased to $20 000.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has warned consumers to be alert to scams offering fake gift cards or vouchers in return for disclosing credit card and other personal information.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) will begin enforcing the ban on excessive surcharges for large merchants on 1 September 2016.
As a broker, trust is the single most important currency you have. And as the ASIC inquiry unfolds, it's imperative that brokers continue to position themselves as trusted advisers, says The Successful Adviser's James McCracken.
Leading industry body, the MFAA, today announced its support of http://www.mybrokermychoice.com.au a website designed to help brokers promote the many positive benefits of the profession to key stakeholders especially local politicians.
Sydney, 20 July 2017: Representatives from the mortgage industry have agreed the framework to develop an industry response to ASIC’s report on mortgage broker remuneration.
Duty on the transfer of NSW business assets or a declaration of trust over 'business assets' (other than land) will be abolished from 1 July 2016.