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ME Bank Home Loans

ME Bank Home Loans

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David C.
David C.Sydney, NSW
  • 4 reviews

Stay Away, The Worst Lender I Have Encountered

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeFixed Rate
  • Loan used forRefinancing
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Oscar A.
Oscar A.Sydney, NSW
  • 2 reviews
  • 5 likes

Bad Bank, Cash Back offer never paid, Don't believe in Cash Back Offer

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I have been offered a $3K cash back 24 hrs after settlement; after settlement they told me that the offer will be paid 3 month after settlement; after 3 months they did not paid the offer.

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeSplit
  • Loan used forRefinancing
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Oscar A.
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I did it Nick, I have been sending my complains through internet banking - messages, all I received is a lies and more lies regarding this cash back that have never been paid.

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Caitlin T.
Caitlin T.
  • 2 reviews

Slow Service and Outdated Application Process

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ME Bank is great for banking however they do not excel with home loans. Lower interest rate than the big 4 but you pay the price with the wait times and outdated application process. We had to send our pre-approval application via mail which significantly delayed the process. After 4 weeks, several emails requesting updates on our progress and false promises that the wait times were ‘getting shorter’ our mobile banker finally looked at our application and requested more documents as the ones we sent were now too old. We ceased our application with ME and went to Macquarie who completed our pre-approval in 3 business days. Look elsewhere!

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeSplit
  • Loan Start DateDecember 2021
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Rhino
RhinoGreater Melbourne (Outer), VIC
  • 2 reviews

Still stressed by the experience

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Had many problems including a change of their system no longer withdrawing loan amount from linked account, talking to representatives who provided false information and these resulted in extra payments and default notices. Also took 13 thousand off the money sitting on top mortgage without notice. Closed accounts without any communication- very stressful.

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  • Loan TypeVariable Rate
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Great service and rates

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My wife and I searched many financial products via our Financial Advisor, No Fuss Home Loans, and came across ME Bank. Although not the lowest rate, they were quite low, accepted us as borrowers even though we are 'older' people, and best of all accepted our loan application with only 5% equity. The only issue was that the Variable rate lock-in was left out, but this was quickly resolved by ME Bank no questions asked. We found the service was great,-- we did it via our Financial Advisor::
Kathy Dundas [www.nofusshomeloans.com.au]
AND, our conveyancer who helped us with property contracts::
Michelle Nassif [tri-stateconveyancing].
With ME Bank on our side, we had a great team. No fuss, no hassle.

THANK YOU ME BANK !!

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  • Loan TypeSplit
  • Loan Start DateJune 2021
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Hey Murray, Welcome to ME! We're glad to hear that we were able to help you out without and fuss or hassle - Jeremy

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Joe D.
Joe D.
  • 2 reviews

Home Loan

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Customer service is terrible. Waiting times in excess of 30 minutes. I understand in the safety and paper trail world, but modernise your system. The mobile app has improved somewhat and is quicker to load. The online banking features are rather basic and can't access statements from closed accounts.
Still lacking Osko for fast pay.
When you try to negotiate a better loan interest rate, they are all unhelpful until you have put in the documents to refinance with another lender. Refinancing is slow and brokers have to prompt so as not to miss the settlement.
Technologically poor banking system is ME that I can't bear to deal with any longer.

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan used forRefinancing
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Jimbo
Jimbo
  • 2 reviews
  • 3 likes

ME provides the opposite of customer service

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last year ME Bank stuffed up my redraw facility. Now I have been on hold for an hour so far because they do not answer their phones, and you have to request a loan discharge form over the phone. Forget doing business with this worthless lot.

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeVariable Rate
  • Loan Start DateDecember 2001
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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PamA
PamASouth East Queensland, QLD

Waiting and waiting for my home loan to be corrected

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Refixed my home loan with ME Bank after three attempted phone calls to get through (eventually just waiting and waiting which isn't easy when you have things to do). After a long phone call to fix it, it's 12 days later and nothing has happened. I'm still being charged the higher old rate and the money I added into my home loan hasn't been absorbed into it. And despite sending two emails, I'm stuck with making another dreaded phonecall and waiting endlessly again. Doesn't make life easy for working people that they only take calls during the same working hours that their clients work. Go somewhere else if you're looking for good service!

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeFixed Rate
  • Loan used forRefinancing
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No problem

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Took out my home loan with ME 12 years ago and have had no trouble with the service received. I have negotiated reductions in interest twice during that period and the process was professional and timely.

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan used forSecond Home
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Michelle F.
Michelle F.Greater Melbourne (Inner), VIC

Hopeless bank as once existing customer. Been unable to update my home loan. It’s been six weeks and 3rd attempt

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3 times I have tried to reduce my rate for my homeland. Currently awaiting paperwork to be emailed and so far it’s been six weeks. Very unhelpful and very slow to help you reduce your home loan rate but quick to ring if my credit card is overdue. Very frustrating and hopeless bank once you are an existing customer

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeVariable Rate
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Sal
SalMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 3 reviews
  • 3 likes

Most expensive rates in the country

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Just got a letter saying my home loan rate is increasing to 4.3% . Logged into internet banking to call and get pictures of fake chattering teeth . Are your customers a joke to you.

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeVariable Rate
  • Loan used forSecond Home
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Stan M.
Stan M.South East Queensland, QLD

Incompetent and arrogant. Don't fall for the cool marketing image!

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeSplit
  • Loan Start DateNovember 2018
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Scott M
Scott MSunshine Coast
  • 12 reviews
  • 8 likes

Started out great!! Have become bad!!!

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  • Customer Service
  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeVariable Rate
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Mike T.
Mike T.
  • 2 reviews
  • 4 likes

Absolutely disappointing!!

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Long waits on the phone, online app is very basic and crashes all the time, very long time to process requests. I was expecting good customer service because it's a small bank but overall it's been very disappointing

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeFixed Rate
  • Loan Start DateDecember 2017
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Robert Saunders
Robert SaundersMelbourne
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Messed around

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  • Incentivised Review No
  • Loan TypeVariable Rate
  • Loan used forFirst Home
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Questions & Answers

EyeDee
EyeDeeasked

Hi. which one is quicker - processing a new construction loan or processing our release paper?

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Hi there! So that we can follow these matters up for you, can you please give ME a call on 13 15 63. - Jeremy

Sam D.
Sam D.asked

once you approve a home loan how long before i get the loan documents to sign? & then how long does it take for my refinance from my existing lender (choicelend) to go through? thanks

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