full search form
Register button

Great Southern Bank Blog

Guides, tips and ideas to help you at every stage.

Featured articles

Most common mistakes when refinancing

Before you refinance your home loan to save money, read about the most common refinancing mistakes. It could just save you.

Read more

Secured versus unsecured personal loan

What's the difference between a secured and unsecured personal loan and what should you consider when choosing between the two?

Read more

Fixed versus variable: What’s the difference in a nutshell?

What's the differences between a fixed and variable rates, and are there any other options?

Read more

A guide to saving for a home deposit

Are you saving for a home deposit? Great Southern Bank has a comprehensive guide to help you reach your goal.

Read more

What is Lender’s Mortgage Insurance and who needs to pay for it?

Find out which borrowers need to pay for Lenders' Mortgage Insurance (LMI), what it covers and how you might be able to avoid it.

Read more
Latest articles
Tips to prepare your home for bushfires
3 minute read
I need $5K what are my options?
5 minute read
Ultimate Refinancing Guide
6 minute read
6 savvy saving tips for Christmas
3 minute read
How to feel more confident buying your first home
4 minute read
Must-do Australian road trips
3 minute read

More articles

Benefits of a home loan pre-approval

Thinking of getting a home loan pre-approval? See how to get pre-approved for a home loan and how it helps your house hunting.

Read more

Should you renovate with a home loan or personal loan?

Thinking of renovating? Check out the pros and cons of using a home loan vs a personal loan to fund a renovation.

Read more

How to refinance your home loan

Learn how to refinance your home loan with our helpful tips. See the advantages and disadvantages of refinancing.

Read more

The pros and cons of buying new and used cars

You're ready to upgrade your wheels or say goodbye to public transport and hello to the open road via car ownership.

Read more

The process of buying your first home

Buying your first home can be daunting. But what if we broke it down step-by-step? Well, that’s exactly what we’re going to do right now.

Read more

Offset accounts explained

An offset account could save you thousands of dollars in interest and help you pay off your home loan sooner. Here’s how it works.

Read more
Load more