Money

Sun 24 Feb 2019

The scandal that Australia forgot

The scandal that Australia forgot

EXCLUSIVE: The nation’s leading consumer law firm is taking matters into its own hands by threatening to make banks pay up.

Sat 23 Feb 2019

One thing millionaires do to stay rich

One thing millionaires do to stay rich

New research shows wealthiest people in Australia are forking out big bucks to ensure they pay no tax. This is how they do it.

Fri 22 Feb 2019

New $20 note’s clever trick to foil counterfeiters

New $20 note’s clever trick to foil counterfeiters

Our new-look $20 note has been revealed today — and it includes a seriously slick feature that will make it near impossible to forge.

How to buy a good thing: the unloved cars at the right price

How to buy a good thing: the unloved cars at the right price

If a new car sells slowly, it doesn’t have to mean it’s a dog. At the right price, unloved models can be good things.

RBA will cut rates if economy falters

RBA will cut rates if economy falters

Australia’s central bank has the “flexibility” to cut interest rates if the economy falters this year and workers start losing their jobs.

New Mazda3 raising quality and the price

New Mazda3 raising quality and the price

Mazda goes premium with fourth-generation hatch, leaving budget buyers to find another option.

Thu 21 Feb 2019

Aussie dollar spikes on jobs figures

Aussie dollar spikes on jobs figures

Full-time employment rising was good news for the Australian dollar, which is a key indicator for the RBA’s decision on rates.

Classic Peter Brock designed Commodore sells for $165,000

Classic Peter Brock designed Commodore sells for $165,000

Two icons of Australian motoring earned big paydays for owners at Melbourne auction.

Bank victims to get second chance

Bank victims to get second chance

Labor has revealed the cornerstone of its response to the banking royal commission — an “unprecedented” scheme to compensate customers.

Wed 20 Feb 2019

Hidden way your drug use is tracked

Hidden way your drug use is tracked

Australians are using tonnes of meth, cocaine, MDMA and heroin, costing them billions and the government has a sneaky way of finding out.

Disgraced bank boss’s $1m payday

Disgraced bank boss’s $1m payday

NAB CEO Andrew Thorburn will walk away from the top job with his pockets well and truly lined despite the bank’s shocking behaviour.

Powerball jackpots to $30 million

Powerball jackpots to $30 million

As $30 million goes up for grabs in tomorrow’s Powerball draw, lotto officials have revealed the most frequently drawn numbers in the past eight months.

Tue 19 Feb 2019

How 25yo built $1.75m property empire

How 25yo built $1.75m property empire

JOEY D’Agata bought his first home four years ago at just 21. Today, he’s built a four-property portfolio — and it’s making him rich.

Mon 18 Feb 2019

Man’s perfect revenge after $64k mistake

Man’s perfect revenge after $64k mistake

Mark MacLeod lost tens of thousands of dollars thanks to one simple mistake made by his boss. Now he’s had the ultimate payback.

Sat 16 Feb 2019

Desperate Aussie’s $12k scam warning

Desperate Aussie’s $12k scam warning

Kate Browne and her family were all set for a massive 10-week international holiday. But two days in, disaster struck.

Fri 15 Feb 2019

Car dealers overstocked and slash 2018-plate vehicles

Car dealers overstocked and slash 2018-plate vehicles

Car dealers are overstocked with 2018-plated vehicles giving potential buyers the chance to save thousands on a new ride.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Aussies lose it over $100k logo fail

Aussies lose it over $100k logo fail

Australia, this is how tens of thousands of your hard-earned taxpayer dollars have been spent. But can you spot the difference?

Banks face whopping new punishments

Banks face whopping new punishments

Banks still dealing with the fallout from the royal commission are now facing the prospect of massively increased penalties for wrongdoing.

Mon 11 Feb 2019

Why cash is being given away

Why cash is being given away

Franking credits have become a big issue and will likely be an election battleground. But most Aussies have no idea how it works.

Fri 8 Feb 2019

Shock RBA call sends dollar crashing

Shock RBA call sends dollar crashing

The RBA has dramatically revised down its economic forecasts amid the ongoing property market correction, prompting the Australian dollar to plunge again.

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