Negative interest rates

I first heard about negative interest rates a few months back but thought those murmurs were from people who wear tin foil hats. This morning I decided to Google “IMF negative interest rates” and it took me about 2 minutes to find a working paper from the IMF.  All I had to do was read […]

Look out, it’s a war on trade!

Look out, it’s a war on trade. We’ve had tumultuous times with America and China still failing to sort their relationship issues in this seemingly never ending war on trade.  All the while, it’s helping the share market look good there’s this dreadful sense that it’s about to all come crashing down. I saw someone […]

APRA Releases Hand Break

Today I want to talk about the hand brake in our economy being released by APRA.  And why it even happened in the first place and what it will mean to the average person on the street moving forward. Before I get into that, I want to what this blog is all about. It’s all […]

Reserve Bank Cuts Interest Rate Again

Today the big news is interest rates have been cut again by the Reserve Bank. If you listen to mainstream media interest rate cuts are good and interest rate rises are bad.  As with most things in mainstream media, there’s more to this story. When you talk about anything money related to the average guy […]