Business

Mon 24 Sep 2018

Phone call could ‘crash prices 80pc’

Phone call could ‘crash prices 80pc’

IF A major financial crisis hits, this is the phone call that could determine whether our property market crashes by 40 per cent — or double that.

Solar panels used instead of bitumen — here are the results

Solar panels used instead of bitumen — here are the results

ROADS made out of solar panels seems like such a perfect idea, but initial projects have had underwhelming initial results.

Kids 'doing nothing' for pocket money warning

Kids 'doing nothing' for pocket money warning

AUSSIE kids are geting pocket money without doing any work. And the Barefoot Investor says parents need to put an immediate stop to it.

Bureaucrat's bizarre excuse for porn at work

Bureaucrat's bizarre excuse for porn at work

A PUBLIC servant sacked for looking up hundreds of porn images at work for “hours” at a time gave a strange excuse when his risque habit was discovered.

Scott Pape’s three minute money hack

Scott Pape’s three minute money hack

BAREFOOT Investor Scott Pape wants to create a generation of kids who aren’t stupid with money. This is his dead-simple plan.

ABC boss sacked in shock move

ABC boss sacked in shock move

IN a stunning move, the managing director of the ABC, Michelle Guthrie, has been sacked today by the national broadcaster’s board.

‘We rejected Coke’s $2.5bn offer’

‘We rejected Coke’s $2.5bn offer’

THEY wooed us with private jets, but there’s a good reason my family turned down a mammoth business deal from Coca-Cola.

Show me the money: Nine and ACN launch new channel

Show me the money: Nine and ACN launch new channel

New business and finance channel to break down complex issues so viewers can absorb them, says presenter Ticky Fullerton.

Sun 23 Sep 2018

Needles in strawberry crisis widens

Needles in strawberry crisis widens

AUTHORITIES in New Zealand are investigating the discovery of a needle in strawberries sourced from Australia.

Amazing drone pic captures the power of the people

Amazing drone pic captures the power of the people

AN incredible picture has captured the moment a huge crowd came together to show their support for an industry in desperate need of help.

How this 20yo uni dropout earns $50k a month

How this 20yo uni dropout earns $50k a month

MATT Rogers gave up on a law degree to try his hand at his childhood hobby. In just two years he’s become a millionaire.

Labor to expose gender pay gap

Labor to expose gender pay gap

AUSTRALIAN companies with more than 1000 employees would have to publicly reveal how much they pay women compared to men under a federal Labor government.

Vulgar costume pulled from site

Vulgar costume pulled from site

AN online retailer has been forced to pull a Halloween costume from its site after severe backlash from women online, who claim it is offensive and tone deaf.

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Secret to Chemist Warehouse’s win

Secret to Chemist Warehouse’s win

THEY’RE full of garish signage and towering shelves. But it seems we can’t get enough of this retailer. Here’s why.

Why Aldi doesn’t sell chooks

Why Aldi doesn’t sell chooks

COLES and Woolies sell 90 million roast chooks every year. Aldi’s boss has revealed why the discount supermarket won’t do it.

From $20k debt to $20m empire

From $20k debt to $20m empire

IN 2009, Aaron Smith was broke, out of work and living with his parents. Today, just a handful of years later, he’s worth millions.

Three-quarters of Aussies want more diversity in advertising

Three-quarters of Aussies want more diversity in advertising

A MAJOR media player has joined the community's fight against the lack of diversity in advertising - and here's how you can benefit.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Second language can give you the job edge

Second language can give you the job edge

IF you speak a second language or come from a multicultural background, listing it on your resume can pay off, big time.

How Echo Show will change way we live at home

How Echo Show will change way we live at home

THERE is a new gadget making life easier in a world that seems to becoming busier. The Amazon Alexa is changing the way we live at home.

Are you the mystery $30m Powerball winner?

Are you the mystery $30m Powerball winner?

A TASMANIAN player has won a $30 million Powerball jackpot on their own — but is yet to claim their prize.

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