Money

Sun 26 May 2019

What size tax cut will you get this year?

What size tax cut will you get this year?

Feared tax reform failed to eventuate when Labor lost this month’s election, and money minds now turn to tax cuts.

Fri 24 May 2019

Workers at 209 Wide Bay businesses to share in $580k backpay

premium_icon Workers at 209 Wide Bay businesses to share in $580k backpay

209 Wide Bay businesses were audited by the Fair Work Ombudsman, and underpaid workers will now get an average $600 each

Wed 22 May 2019

How ScoMo’s ‘miracle’ win will hit your wallet

premium_icon How ScoMo’s ‘miracle’ win will hit your wallet

The Coalition win could lessen the fall in property prices but it would stabilise superannuation policy. This is how it will affect your family.

Five ways you can save cash as interest rate cuts loom

premium_icon Five ways you can save cash as interest rate cuts loom

Home loan interest rates are at record lows but are expected to go even lower in June. Here’s how borrowers can maximise their savings from the looming rate cuts.

Tue 21 May 2019

Aussies given green light to borrow more

Aussies given green light to borrow more

PEOPLE planning to take out a new home loan could soon be able to borrow even more cash, with a controversial rule set to be scrapped.

Mon 20 May 2019

The amount of super you should have right now

premium_icon The amount of super you should have right now

Australians can now find out if their balance is where it should be now to ensure they are on track for a comfortable retirement. Check it here.

Sat 18 May 2019

Unpaid super 'scandal' hits Mackay workers

premium_icon Unpaid super 'scandal' hits Mackay workers

Shocking data shows how some employers are ripping off young labourers

Fri 17 May 2019

'Do I eat or put petrol in the car?'

premium_icon 'Do I eat or put petrol in the car?'

George Christensen helped this Mackay woman through a difficult financial period by advocating on her behalf

Thu 16 May 2019

Aussie dollar plunges to ‘crucial’ low

Aussie dollar plunges to ‘crucial’ low

The Australian dollar has fallen below a crucial benchmark, which could see prices of just about everything skyrocket for consumers.

Tue 14 May 2019

Dangers of accessing your salary before pay day

premium_icon Dangers of accessing your salary before pay day

Struggling employees are being offered access to their salary as they earn it but financial counsellors say this could be recipe for disaster.

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