John Tiedemann illustrates Simon Benson’s opinion piece about Australia’s rising debt problem.
LIKE many young Australians, Amy loved the idea of getting married, settling down and buying a house with her fiance.
But when they applied for a home loan, things began to unravel fast after her partners financial past came back to haunt them both.
The Sydney woman had no idea her long-term partner actually held a big secret one that affected their entire financial future.
Her fiance had debts from a gambling habit, one which she had no clue about until they applied for a loan.
My credit history was fantastic, but his wasnt at all, said Amy, whose last name news.com.au h…