Thought Bishop was bad? Bleijie hires 2 choppers for $15k

Story Published: 21 Jul 2015

KAWANA MP Jarrod Bleijie is in the firing line over a $14,980 taxpayer bill he racked up hiring two helicopters to fly...

Bronwyn Bishop, Budget, Helicopter, Jarrod Bleijie, Spending

Truss me, I’m a politician: MP spends $21k on flight

Story Published: 25 Jul 2015

TAXPAYERS footed a $21,000 travel bill so the Member for Wide Bay could fly from Canberra to Brisbane to tell retirees to...

Editors Picks, Politics, Spending, Travel, Warren Truss

LETTER: Why are there different rules for politicians?

Story Published: 21 Jul 2015

WE have a treasurer who constantly reminds us to tighten our belts and live within our means. But are there different...

Letter, Lnp, Opinion, Politics, Spending, Travel

Howard outspends Rudd and Gillard

Story Published: 2 Jul 2015

FORMER prime minister John Howard spent the most of all former national leaders on office expenses in the final six months...

Budget, John Howard, Julia Gillard, Kevin Rudd, Politics, Spending

Studying spend trends

Story Published: 25 Apr 2012

HOW can consumers save money on groceries?

Family, Lifestyle, Shopping, Spending, Trends

Spending rises - slowly

Story Published: 20 Sep 2013

SPENDING across the nation’s economy continued to rise in August, but at the slowest rate in nearly a year, new data...

Commonwealth Bank, Commsec, Economy, Spending

Retail forecast positive with 'pre-GFC like' sales growth

Story Published: 10 Dec 2014

AUSTRALIAN retail spending has continued with solid gains through 2014 at levels not seen since before the global financial...

Business, Deloitte, Retail, Spending

App helps track your spending

Story Published: 13 Aug 2012

PEOPLE wanting to keep track of their spending have a new tool at their disposal, with a new smart phone application...

App, Asic, Budgeting, Iphone, Spending

We spend $60b a year dining out

Story Published: 17 May 2013

FAST food and cafes are more popular than restaurants, with CommBank Signals data showing a 23% rise in fast food spending...

Commbank, Fast Food, Restaurant, Spending

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