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Komrade Finance Market Update July 2019

July 2019 Market Update

Posted by komrade on July 9, 2019

If you’ve been keeping up with the news, you’ll have no doubt heard about some of these but here’s a quick overview on some of the changes effecting small business that took effect from July 1. 1/ New banking code […]


Common Mistakes When Financing a Truck

Common Mistakes When Financing a Truck

Posted by komrade on January 27, 2018

There are lots of job opportunities and business growth connected to truck or heavy equipment ownership. Many companies spend a huge amount of money in this industry hiring or renting machinery and trucks so it’s no surprise many start to […]


Benefits of Using A Finance Broker for Truck Finance

Benefits of Using a Finance Broker for Truck Finance

Posted by komrade on November 26, 2017

On many occasions, Finance Brokers have helped businesses and operators in acquiring additional heavy transport equipment when their banks are not able to -assist them with their needs. If you’re considering applying for a truck loan, consider the reasons why […]


Komrade Finance Car, Truck and Machinery Auctions

Why finding auctions near you just got easier

Posted by komrade on October 25, 2017

We know that the key to finding the right used truck, vehicle or machinery at the right price when awarded with a new job, looking to upgrade an existing asset or starting out in business can often be knowing where to […]


what you need to know about 0% finance

What you need to know about 0% finance offers

Posted by komrade on June 28, 2017

You’ve probably come across the cheap interest rate campaign before…. 0% finance or 1.99% finance. Sounds awesome right? I mean who doesn’t love free money? Unfortunately though, the old saying of “if it sounds too good to be true then […]


Jimmy Haigh, Equipment Finance Broker, 0431 177 605

6 Things You Need to Know About Interest Rates

Posted by komrade on May 9, 2017

One of the most common questions that I receive from a new client who is looking for plant and equipment finance for say a new truck or piece of machinery is what’s the interest rate? And it’s a certainly great question […]


how to ease the headache when buying equipment from a private seller

How to Ease the Headache When Buying From a Private Seller

Posted by komrade on April 19, 2017

So you have decided to or are considering purchasing equipment from a private seller. This can often be a great way to purchase used equipment and sometimes even mean getting a better price compared to when buying from a dealer. […]


buying at auction

5 Top Tips When Buying From An Auction

Posted by komrade on April 17, 2017

Have you ever considered buying a truck, machine or motor vehicle at auction? I mean, why not right?… makes sense buying something at an instant saving off market value……. Well it certainly can in most instances but there are always […]


5 Best Tips For Getting New Business Equipment Finance

Posted by komrade on April 17, 2017

It’s great hearing stories of people taking a leap of faith into the business arena! To me owning your own business and being your own boss is all about freedom, certainly not much freedom in the early days as you’ll […]