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Refinance Car Loan
Got Financial Stress? Refinance Your Car Loan and Jump Start Your Bank Account!

Get your finances back on the right path when your refinance a car loan with Turbo Finance Moorooka. Your personal finance broker will audit your current car loan and find better, more manageable options so you can pay less and get your finances back on track.

Refinance Car Loan

 

Turbo is the vehicle refinancing specialist! Just because your car was your first choice, doesn’t mean your loan was. If you had to settle for second rate car finance, Turbo Finance in Moorooka, West Brisbane, can undo your current loan and refinance you into a better deal. We don’t just rely on a few banks and credit companies for financial deals, we sift through hundreds of reputable lenders to identify the right refinance deal [...]

Just like any vehicle, a motorbike is an investment. Whether you need it to get to work, or just for weekend road trips, you’ll be spending hard earned cash on your bike – and you want to get the best value for money. Part of that decision rests on motorcycle depreciation. It’s handy to know which makes, models and styles are likely to retain their resale value if you choose to sell or upgrade down the track. This affects the bike style you choose, as well as your applications for vehicle finance.

Motorbike Depreciation - How to make sure you get good resale value on your bike

Understanding depreciation

Firstly, it’s important to understand what depreciation is and why it matters when you’re looking to invest in a motorcycle.

Depreciation is when an item decreases [...]

Brisbane Finance Brokers for Classic Cars

Before you race out and get the keys to your dream vintage car, STOP! It might not be the investment you think it is.  Classic cars can mean issues with finance.  Make sure you choose the right vehicle and the right classic car finance broker!  If you’ve had enough of your corporate run around sedan or ‘soccer mum’ 4WD, it might be time to enjoy the finer things in life. Are you keen to feel vintage leather on your seat or the rumble of an iconic American muscle car on your next road trip? Classic cars are a dream purchase for many car enthusiasts – but how do they work as an investment?

Brisbane Finance Brokers for Classic Cars

Classic cars – investment or money pit?

Classic cars are loud, proud and loads of fun, but are [...]

CAR LOAN VS PERSONAL LOAN WITH TURBO FINANCE BRISBANE

What you need to know before you apply for a loan
Car Loan Vs Personal Loan

When it comes to the issue of ‘car loan vs personal loan’, it’s helpful to understand the subtle differences between each type of lending. Both loan types are enormously popular and relatively easy to obtain. Let’s take a look at the variations and what to look out for.  Note that when you see a professional finance broker, you’ll get all the advice you need to apply for the right kind of loan.  Apply for the wrong loans will harm your future credit rating.  A finance broker can change your financial future!

 

Secured and unsecured loans

A personal loan comes with repayment term flexibility and allows you to use the funds at your own discretion. A personal loan can be secured and associated to an asset – such as a car, boat or business – but typically they are granted as an ‘unsecured’ personal loan.

A car loan is effectively a secured personal loan; that [...]

Motorbike Finance Brisbane

Looking for the motorbike of your dreams? The last thing you need right now is to hit a roadblock with getting motorbike finance. If you’re getting the run-around with endless questions, paperwork and delays, it’s time to take it up a gear and talk to us at Turbo Finance.  Get the expertise in motorbike finance Brisbane trusts. Here are our top tips for choosing the right motorcyle and the right finance options before hitting those Brisbane roads!

 

Motorbike licences in Brisbane

Get things off on the right foot by ensuring your motorcycle licence is valid. A motorcycle’s classified as a vehicle so you must obtain a licence to ride a motorbike in Queensland. Licences fall into two categories:

  • RE Licences, and
  • R licenses

If you’re the holder of an RE licence, you can only ride a learner-approved motorbike. That means you’re limited to bikes with a lower engine capacity and power-to-weight ratio. [...]

safe diving tips

Think you’re a safe driver? STOP right there! There are a few things you STILL need to know.

Sure, you’re fully aware of the common safe driving tips that are publicised every day, but what about the ones that don’t get their own ad campaign? You will be surprised how these tips will increase your awareness and safety on the road.

 

Tips for being safer on the road

We all agree that road safety is important, but it’s easy to get relaxed if you’ve been driving for several years and forget to brush up on the latest tips and tricks. If you’re newer to driving, consider including the following safe driving suggestions into your standard driving practice before bad habits set in!

safe diving tips

Some experts suggest you should have your headlights turned on every [...]

defaults on a credit report

Your credit report’s a history of your dealings with banks and financial institutions, as well as credit card, phone and power companies.  It’s all sunshine and lollipops if you pay on time; not so if you default. If you’ve got financial skeletons in your closet in the form of defaults, they may show up on your credit report, affecting your ability to secure finance for years to come. Luckily, there are a few things you can to help your situation if you have defaults on a credit report.

 

Credit reports and how they’re created

Credit reports are compiled by credit reporting bodies (CRBs).  They get the information from banks, building societies, utilities companies (such as gas, electricity, water) and telecommunications companies.

Your credit report shows loans and credit cards you’ve applied for, finance you’ve obtained and your track record of paying phone and utilities bills. It also contains a record of any loans or [...]

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