Money

Wed 11 Jul 2018

WARNING: Be on the lookout for these dodgy phone calls

WARNING: Be on the lookout for these dodgy phone calls

Have you received a phone call like this?

Mon 9 Jul 2018

Children’s bank accounts slug unsuspecting savers

Children’s bank accounts slug unsuspecting savers

NAVIGATING children’s bank accounts isn’t child’s play as many available products are littered with confusing terms and conditions.

Thu 5 Jul 2018

Is this the end of the road for IGA?

Is this the end of the road for IGA?

IGA supermarkets are the centre of many suburbs and towns across Australia. But the way they operate might be their death knell.

Wed 4 Jul 2018

$55m Powerball winner found

$55m Powerball winner found

WITH just seven days left to claim their prize, the mystery winner of a $55 million Powerball draw has finally come forward.

Tue 3 Jul 2018

Protect yourself from financial disaster

Protect yourself from financial disaster

YOUR next money scare may be here tomorrow, so it’s imperative you take these steps to make sure you’re ready for disaster, Kochie says.

Mon 2 Jul 2018

$2k cash payment limit ‘justified’

$2k cash payment limit ‘justified’

INTRODUCING a $2000 limit on cash payments to crack down on dodgy operators “would be justified” even if it hurt ordinary Aussies.

How to finance the perfect renovation

How to finance the perfect renovation

AUSTRALIANS love renovating, but the right preparations need to be made to make sure you don’t do a demolition job on your bank account.

First home buyer delays expected

First home buyer delays expected

IT just got a little bit harder to get into your first home, with experts predicting wait times of three months to as much as seven months or more.

Cash advance: How to save $9000 in 90 days

Cash advance: How to save $9000 in 90 days

WITH statistics showing more than 60 per cent of people are living week to week, there are some simple ways to save money.

Bikie bags $1.3m jackpot in jail

Bikie bags $1.3m jackpot in jail

HE’S behind bars for his involvement in a $270m drug smuggling operation, but bankrupt bikie Reginald “Reg” Roberts’ luck has just changed.

High power prices here to stay

High power prices here to stay

AUSSIES might have to get used to power bill shock, with a new report claiming the government will never be able to fix the energy price problem.

Disloyalty can save you thousands

Disloyalty can save you thousands

WE’RE a nation of banking bundlers, according to new research by comparison website Mozo.com.au, and it could be costing each of us thousands a year.

Sat 30 Jun 2018

The July 1 changes you need to know

The July 1 changes you need to know

FROM tomorrow, a range of federal and state tax and subsidy changes, as well as new policies, will kick in with the financial year.

Fri 29 Jun 2018

Huge problem for self-managed super

Huge problem for self-managed super

IF you are considering joining the 600,000 Australians with a self managed super fund, know this — audit shows nearly all advice on setting one up is dodgy.

Thu 28 Jun 2018

Five biggest tax time mistakes

Five biggest tax time mistakes

TAX time is just around the corner. These are the five most common mistakes people make, according to the ATO.

Crucial thing to remember when travelling

Crucial thing to remember when travelling

A NEW report shows cyber criminals are increasingly targeting the tourism industry. And if you’re not careful, it could turn your next holiday upside-down.

$19 Target product beats Dyson

$19 Target product beats Dyson

THIS $499 Dyson appliance attracts a whole lot of praise, but a much cheaper competitor should burst the hype bubble.

Five ways you’re being cheated out of money

Five ways you’re being cheated out of money

WORKING for free. That’s what you are doing, and you don’t even realise it. It is just one of several ways you’re being cheated out of money at work.

Corporate tax cuts put on ice

Corporate tax cuts put on ice

DESPITE its best efforts, the Turnbull Government has been unable to pass business tax cuts. It will now delay the plan until at least August.

Five things you need to do today

Five things you need to do today

JUNE 30 is tomorrow. If you haven’t already, these are the five things you need to do right now to nail your tax return.

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