Money

Mon 22 Jul 2019

In a low rate world, keep an eye on fees and risks

In a low rate world, keep an eye on fees and risks

THE Reserve Bank's back-to-back rate cuts in June and July are great news for anyone with a home loan.

Thu 11 Jul 2019

The dark side of lower interest rates

The dark side of lower interest rates

There is a dark side to today's super-low interest rates...they can encourage us to load up with more debt.

Tue 9 Jul 2019

Cash back: ATO in meltdown after tax cut

Cash back: ATO in meltdown after tax cut

Aussies could face delays getting their tax refund as the ATO pulls staff from other duties to answer an unprecedented flood of phone calls.

Make $200 a week recycling

Make $200 a week recycling

Container deposit schemes are multiplying across Australia, giving consumers a chance to boost their incomes through recycling.

Fri 5 Jul 2019

Huge cost of dying in Australia

Huge cost of dying in Australia

MANY Aussies feel that funerals are getting more expensive every year, but there is one major mistake people are making that is sending costs soaring.

Thu 4 Jul 2019

When you’ll actually get your $1080

When you’ll actually get your $1080

ScoMo’s tax handout could be passed today — meaning millions of us are about to get a nice cash boost. Here’s what you need to know.

Wed 3 Jul 2019

RBA chief issues desperate warning

RBA chief issues desperate warning

The Reserve Bank has taken the extraordinary step of calling on the government to intervene as the Australian economy nosedives.

Tue 2 Jul 2019

RATES SLASHED: RBA cuts cash rate to 1 per cent

RATES SLASHED: RBA cuts cash rate to 1 per cent

THE RBA has cut the official cash rate for the second month in a row to a fresh record low of 1 per cent.

Best way to spend Frequent Flyer points

Best way to spend Frequent Flyer points

MORE than half of us have a Qantas Frequent Flyer card and is affected by the airline’s recent changes. Here’s how to maximise your points-earning power.

Computer hacking is not a victimless crime

Computer hacking is not a victimless crime

According to ASIC, cyber-related crimes are one of the most significant concerns for financial markets.

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