Tue 3 Jul 2018

‘When I get paid, I’ve spent $2000 in an hour’

premium_icon ‘When I get paid, I’ve spent $2000 in an hour’

ZOE Walsh is a shopaholic — but can’t help it. She’s one of many young Aussies who overspend. They have their reasons. And their ways of being money smart.

Sat 30 Jun 2018

Big changes coming to your online shopping

premium_icon Big changes coming to your online shopping

IT’S not just Amazon’s American store that’s set to disappear. Other outlets are closing too, and even more remain confused about GST changes.

Fri 29 Jun 2018

Woolworths' plan to deal with bag ban outcry

Woolworths' plan to deal with bag ban outcry

CUSTOMER complaints have worn down Woolworths, which has now backflipped on its transition away to plastic bags.

Thu 28 Jun 2018

Aussie headphones deliver personalised sound

Aussie headphones deliver personalised sound

AN AUSTRALIAN company has created an award-winning gadget you’ll definitely want to own - but it has a huge price tag.

Meet the $299 Apple Watch killer

Meet the $299 Apple Watch killer

THIS might look like an Apple Watch, but it’s actually a much cheaper alternative from a well-established fitness brand. Here’s why it’s so good.

Wed 27 Jun 2018

Aldi’s insane $199 chair is back

Aldi’s insane $199 chair is back

AN ALDI Special Buys day never fails to create chaos, and it could go to a whole new level this time as one of the customers’ favourite products returns.

Mon 25 Jun 2018

Upside to new online shopping change

Upside to new online shopping change

CONFUSION is expected when GST is added to goods purchased online from overseas sellers on July 1, but there will be long term benefits for local retailers and...

Sat 23 Jun 2018

Woolworths: Don’t be bagging us

Woolworths: Don’t be bagging us

“WE want customers to bring in their own bags” says Woolworths after Queenslanders accuse the supermarket of trying to turn a profit by charging for bags.

Easy savings on your supermarket shopping

Easy savings on your supermarket shopping

THERE are many other fees and charges consumers need to watch.

Fri 22 Jun 2018

'Vintage' plastic bags for sale for $5

'Vintage' plastic bags for sale for $5

IT seems one Queenslander has found a silver 'liner' to the plastic bag ban.

Thu 21 Jun 2018

Tricks to save money while shopping online

Tricks to save money while shopping online

WANT to get the best deals when you’re shopping online? These are the key words and phrases you need to type into Google.

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Woolies, Coles new bag ban warning

premium_icon Woolies, Coles new bag ban warning

SUPERMARKET customers’ bags must not only be ‘green’ but also clean, otherwise they will not be packed.

New trick to get cheap Ikea furniture

New trick to get cheap Ikea furniture

PRICES will be slashed on some of the iconic chain’s most popular items. Here’s how you can get yourself a bargain.

Tue 19 Jun 2018

Sennheiser's CX Sport headphones offer sound and comfort

Sennheiser's CX Sport headphones offer sound and comfort

FINDING a comfortable pair of decent-sounding sports wireless earbuds that don't fall out when you're on the move is more difficult than you think.

Gympie shopping centre to get overhaul, new look, new feel

premium_icon Gympie shopping centre to get overhaul, new look, new feel

New owner says "the Centre has great bones, and will benefit from our planned refurbishment as it hasn't had an upgrade in many years”

Amazon launches free two day delivery for regions

Amazon launches free two day delivery for regions

AMAZON is offering free two business day delivery with the launch of Amazon Prime in Australia amid criticism of its local store.

Mon 18 Jun 2018

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

Huawei P20 Pro: the best low-light shooter hands down

his is one incredible camera – a device that in night shooting mode literally sucks every bit of light out of a scene to produce more than the eye can see.

Sat 16 Jun 2018

HOT CHIPS: Why resistance is futile

HOT CHIPS: Why resistance is futile

FEELING guilty about scoffing those hot chips? Relax, you have no choice. Scientists have discovered how we’re hardwired to do it.

Fri 15 Jun 2018

Reason behind ugly scenes at Aldi sale

Reason behind ugly scenes at Aldi sale

PURCHASING a Dyson usually ends in a bloodbath. And at this Sydney sale, the results were disappointing.

Sun 10 Jun 2018

Mum’s surprising $50 grocery bill hack

Mum’s surprising $50 grocery bill hack

KYLIE Travers knows what it’s like to live on a budget - and she’s come up with an ingenious way to feed her family for just $50 a week.

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