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ThinkBank covers information on the important issues in finance, education, property and travel. The articles are designed to be insightful, entertaining and informative.

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Thinkbank covers information on the important issues in finance, education, property and travel. The articles are designed to be insightful, entertaining and informative.

A man in a medical mask holds his hand to a woman through a window, practicing caremongering.

Caremongering: The new movement sweeping the globe

Coming together and supporting one another

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, communities worldwide have been finding new ways to connect with each other.

A mother hugs her daughter as she makes a decision between a gifted home loan deposit or guarantor.

Understanding gifted home loan deposits vs. guarantors

Which one is right for you?

Consider whether a gifted home loan deposit or guarantor loan is best for your situation.

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A leaf grows upwards from a handful of coins - how do banks grow your money?

What does your bank do with your money?

Is your bank responsibly investing your hard-earned savings?

Banks invest and lend your deposits in order to make a profit. But do you know whether your bank is responsibly investing your hard-earned savings?

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Cash changes hands over a contract - Lenders Mortgage Insurance allows home buyers to make a smaller deposit.

Lenders Mortgage Insurance: 5 things to consider

Imagine buying your first home without a 20% deposit.

Imagine buying your first home without a substantial deposit. With Lenders Mortgage Insurance this could be your reality!

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Teacher at laptop working on tax return

Tax tips for teachers

Wondering which teaching-related expenses are tax deductible?

It’s that time of year again—the countdown to tax time has begun. Ask any teacher and they will tell you that plenty of teaching-related expenses throughout the year come directly out of their own pockets. But which ones exactly are tax deductible?

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Kids at Stewart House children's charity in Sydney

How you can give back as a teacher

Here's one way to nurture wellbeing and self-esteem for kids.

Learn more about the charity education employees have been supporting for decades. 

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