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Four ways a business loan could help a business grow

seek some clarity on some commonly held financial beliefs

According to Dun & Bradstreet, Australian businesses are confident with the state of the economy and their prospects over the coming year. Figures show 60 percent of organisations are more optimistic about growth this year than in 2016, with capital investment expectations climbing to two-year highs1. Further, market research firm Sensis revealed that sentiment among small and medium-sized businesses was at its highest point in six years2

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Important financial habits to learn in your 20’s

While effective money management may be the last thing on your mind, it is an important topic to have a good grasp of. Whether you’re saving for an adventure in the mountains of Bolivia or aiming for a deposit on your first home, the financial habits you develop in your early 20’s could have considerable consequences as you get older and start to wind down. While we can't offer you a degree, we can start by pointing out some simple habits that could pay off in the long-run. 

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How to escape mortgage stress

In a competitive mortgage market, record low interest rates mean borrowers may be tempted apply for loans which may be beyond their means to repay.

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How to find an accountant to help with your small business finances

Owning and running a small business can be a relentless endeavour – with things moving at a million miles an hour, owners can sometimes make decisions on a whim due to a lack of time. This is where a certified accountant can help with the financial management of your small business.

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An EOFY tip sheet for small business

As this financial year comes to a close, most small business owners will have their sights set on how to improve their performance over the next 12 months. Now is a busy time for businesses, so it pays to be extra careful with your bookkeeping, accounting and forward-planning activities. We've compiled a checklist to help your organisation get ready in the run up to the new financial year (FY).

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Lets make Christmas more enjoyable for 400 local families

IMB Bank Community Foundation has joined forces with local not-for-profit organisation Need A Feed to gather food items to help local families doing it tough during the festive season.

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IMB Bank helps Life Education

It’s a partnership spanning a number of years and in 2015, Australia’s largest non-government provider of drug and health education to children and young people,Life Education, again received funding from the IMB Bank Community Foundation to help them with their important work in local schools.

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Will you be trick or treating this year?

Australian’s traditionally have not been huge fans of Halloween but with Gen Y now with young kids of their own and inspired by American Pop culture are more closely embracing some classic neighbourhood Trick or Treating.

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The professor daring to dream

With technology shrinking at such a rapid rate, scientists are engineering devices that are so small they can be inserted into the body and perform functions at a cellular, molecular and atomic level.

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Fusing fashion and function

Ben Moir’s philosophy is simple. Technology takes up an enormous part of our lives however it is distracting us from actually living our real lives and taking away our eyes and our ears. Faced with a world where technology is moving too fast to document, he believes we can only break new ground in innovation if we get back and experience the real world, and not through the lens of a computer.

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Established in 1880, IMB has been helping people achieve their financial goals for 138 years. IMB offers a full range of banking solutions including home and personal lending, savings and transaction accounts, term deposits, business banking, financial planning and can arrange a wide range of insurance and travel products.

IMB has a growing branch network throughout the Illawarra, Sydney, NSW South Coast, the ACT and Melbourne. We have a lending specialist in every branch and a team of mobile lending specialists who will come to you. IMB members enjoy access to free automated phone and internet banking and a team of professionals who are just a phone call away at our locally based call centre.

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