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Navigating Loan Repayments Challenges.

Feeling overwhelmed by loan repayments? Don’t worry; there are solutions available to help you overcome these challenges. We’ll work with you to create a plan for managing your debts and regaining financial stability. Discover how to navigate short-term setbacks and tackle long-term challenges, ensuring a brighter financial future for you and your family.

Difficulty meeting loan repayments?

Are you finding it difficult to meet your loan repayments? Life is full of unexpected twists, and financial challenges can arise when you least expect them. Whether your current setback is short-term, such as unexpected medical expenses or a temporary reduction in income, or if you’re facing a more prolonged period of financial strain, it’s important to remember that there are solutions available to alleviate the burden and bring peace of mind.

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Short Term Setbacks

Short-term financial difficulties can happen to anyone. You might have encountered an unexpected expense, like a dental emergency or home repair, that has temporarily disrupted your finances. Consider tapping into your existing resources to bridge the gap until you can regain your financial footing.

You may have access to funds in revolving credit, savings or investments. Some banks also offer a redraw facility, allowing you to access previously overpaid loan amounts through a restructure. This can provide you with much-n

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Long-term challenges

Long-term financial challenges often require a more comprehensive and sustainable approach.

Loan Restructuring

Evaluate the possibility of extending your loan term or exploring interest-only payment options. While these measures may reduce your monthly repayment burden, it’s important to understand that they might increase the overall interest paid over the life of the loan. It’s advisable to consult with financial experts to determine the best course of action for your specific situation.

Handling financial hardship

If your financial hardship persists, it’s crucial to open a line of communication with your lenders. They may be willing to provide special assistance, such as a Mortgage Holiday, during which you temporarily suspend your mortgage payments. However, it’s important to have a clear plan for when this grace period ends.

Planning for the future

Preparation is key to avoiding surprises and managing your finances effectively. Plan for upcoming significant expenses, such as home repairs or replacements like a washing machine. Analyse your overall lifestyle by assessing your expenses over the last 90 days and see which areas can be optimised (or minimised!). You may also want to consider selling unnecessary items or downsizing where appropriate, such as the car especially if it’s currently on finance.

Major decisions, like downsizing or selling an investment property, require careful consideration as we need to take into accounts your lending situation and future financial goals. Selling your investment property will save you money in the short-term however, you forego the rental income and future capital gains.

Experiencing difficulty in meeting loan repayments can be a stressful and challenging situation. But it’s important to recognize that there are solutions and strategies available to address both short-term setbacks and long-term challenges. The key is to stay informed, be proactive and seek professional guidance when necessary.

Ready to explore solutions today? Contact us now to discuss your options and find a solution that fits your needs.