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26 Jun 2020 11:45

How 1 July could affect your budget

Written by James McCay

Each new financial year brings changes that could affect your finances. Learn how the 2020-2021 Financial Year could affect your personal household budget.

11 Dec 2019 09:06

Don’t rely on the Default Market Offer as the best deal on your electricity plan

Written by Renee Olsson

Discover how the Default Market Offer could save you money on your electricity bill - and why you shouldn't solely rely on this new pricing model to get a great deal.

28 Nov 2019 10:28

Our list of school holiday activity ideas for the whole family

Written by James McCay

The end of 2019 is in sight! Stuck for family holiday activity ideas? Check out our budget-friendly holiday guide for inspiration this festive season.

7 Nov 2019 12:14

6 practical benefits of working from home

Written by Michael Tabet

Discover the six benefits of working from home, including lifestyle benefits, savings, tax deductions, plus more.

21 Oct 2019 09:50

What are the effects of climate change on your insurance policies?

Written by James McCay

Climate change is dominating news cycles, but what are the effects of climate change on insurance? Read on to learn more about how you could be affected.

1 Oct 2019 16:00

Can energy-efficient appliances make a difference to your bill?

Written by Eliza Buglar

Most Australians consider the Energy Rating Labels important when choosing energy-efficient appliances, but do these appliances affect your energy bills?

15 Aug 2019 11:40

Buying a house at auction: Our top tips and strategies for successful bidding

Written by Eliza Buglar

Buying a house at auction can be a complicated and stressful experience, so here are our top tips and strategies to help you on your way.

30 Jul 2019 15:55

How life support affects an electricity bill

Written by James McCay

Do you need to use life support machines at home? Learn about how life support affects your electricity bills, why you should inform your provider and the rebates that might be available to you.

30 Jul 2019 15:46

6 ultimate tips to do the Ekka on a budget (cheap rides, passes, parking)

Written by Megan Birot

City dwellers and country folks unite! Our favourite annual carnival is back, so we’ve compiled a list of saving tips for rides, food, transport and more; so that you can do the Ekka on a budget!

19 Jun 2019 11:10

The budget shake-ups you should know before 1 July

Written by Megan Birot

With 1 July just around the corner, Aussies have mere weeks to get informed on upcoming changes that could impact their hip pockets.  

23 May 2019 11:31

Two thirds of Aussies worried they’re being overcharged on energy bills – how you can take power into your own hands

Written by Hannah Twiggs

Is your energy provider incorrectly charging you too much for your usage? If you think this is the case you’re not alone

20 May 2019 09:14

9 in 10 Aussies more likely to buy Aussie goods

Written by Megan Birot

In a time where over three-quarters of the goods in our shopping trolleys are made overseas, Aussies are increasingly looking to buy products made at home. So, what are the benefits of buying Australian made?