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2 Oct 2019 10:17

Our top saving hacks for the zero-waste lifestyle

Written by Phillip Portman

Living a zero-waste lifestyle is an easy way to save money and the environment.

19 Jul 2019 13:07

How much does it really cost to go to music festivals?

Written by Kenneth Young

Got your ticket for the next music festival? The costs don't end there. Find out how much you might spend at music festivals on accommodation, travel, fashion and other essentials.

18 Jul 2019 08:37

What you need to know about industry super funds vs retail super funds

Written by Megan Birot

Choosing the right superannuation to grow your nest egg is difficult, but we're here to help. We cover everything you need to know about industry super funds vs retail super funds.

1 Jul 2019 11:31

Our unhealthy credit habits exposed – how to break the cycle and ensure you have the best credit score

Written by Hannah Twiggs

We are all guilty of some bad credit habits on occasion – whether its forgetting to pay off our card each month or getting hit with fees for not paying bills on time.

1 Jul 2019 11:21

Compare exchange rates in just one place: Compare the Market launches International Money Transfers

Written by Hannah Twiggs

Leading comparison service comparethemarket.com.au recently announced the launch of its International Money Transfers service

13 Jun 2019 10:30

8 tips to boost your chances of getting the mortgage you want this year

Written by Hannah Twiggs

Many Australians could be able to obtain a mortgage more easily if Australia’s prudential regulator moves ahead with their plan to loosen lending requirements

20 May 2019 17:01

How much can international transaction fees affect your credit card spending?

Written by Michael Tabet

Discover how international transaction fees can affect your overseas holiday spending or online purchases, and how a suitable card may help manage repayments and fees.

13 May 2019 11:17

The Single Tax: The price we pay for not being in a relationship

Written by Hannah Twiggs

Being independent, free and fabulous seems to come with a price tag as more and more singletons cop the hefty cost of being on their own.

10 May 2019 10:23

2019 Mother’s Day gift guide for different types of mums

Written by James McCay

Mother's Day is almost upon us. Still haven't gotten a present? Check out our list of gift ideas for some of the different types of mums out there.

9 May 2019 16:12

Are meal delivery kits for families better than shopping yourself?

Written by James McCay

In the last few years, meal delivery kits for families and couples have grown in popularity, but are food box delivery services worth it?

1 Apr 2019 11:23

5 of the best ways to cash in your credit card reward points

Written by Kenneth Young

We all know flights are often associated with reward programs, but can you guess the four other ways? Find out how you can redeem your reward points and how to find a credit card that suits your lifestyle.

15 Mar 2019 10:36

Why we should get our teens interested in finance

Written by James McCay

Since the mid-90's, the number of year 12 students choosing economics as an elective in high school has dropped significantly. Learn more about how Australians, and teenage Australians, fare when it comes to financial literacy, and the benefits of studying economics or just learning more about money.