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12 Nov 2018 11:59

How you can make the most out of your super in 2019

Written by Megan Birot

Did you know investing in the wrong superannuation fund could cost you 10 years of retirement savings? Aussies are paying millions in insurance premiums and multiple super account fees over a lifetime. But, big changes are coming to super funds in 2019 and we've got all the low-down!

2 Nov 2018 09:21

Are ‘buy now, pay later’ schemes a financial rabbit hole?

Written by Megan Birot

It came with a promise and delivered. Buy now, pay later. No interest. So, it’s no wonder over 2.3 million Aussies flocked to these services to satisfy their shopping needs.

2 Nov 2018 09:03

Is the Superannuation Gender Gap beginning to close?

Written by Eliza Buglar

Learn how the superannuation gender gap has changed over the last ten years, and how women’s accounts and balances have improved.

31 Oct 2018 15:47

How much is sport costing Aussie families and children?

Written by Michael Tabet

Learn how much sport is costing Aussie families, which sports are the most popular for Australian kids, how many kids are participating in sport, if high sporting costs are affecting kids health and fitness, and how to make kids sport more affordable.

26 Sep 2018 13:07

“Fake” honey: a timely reminder to check organic purchases

Written by Renee Olsson

Compare the Market reveals how you could be spending your money on grocery items that aren't always what they seem. Recent "fake" honey allegations serve as a timely reminder to check your organic purchases. Read more.

25 Sep 2018 16:38

What kind of relationship do Aussies have with the lottery?

Written by Michael Tabet

Learn about Australians and their relationship with the lottery; including major winners in the past 10 years, odds of winning, how much is spent on the lottery, who is more likely to play the lotto and how Aussies are affected by gambling addiction.

24 Sep 2018 10:42

Milk levy gets support from government and supermarkets

Written by Jared Mullane

Read the government's statement on the proposed 10 cent a litre milk levy. See how major supermarkets are aiding farmers in need, how much our economy relies on the dairy industry, and whether consumers are 'buying' the change to prices. Learn more.

16 Mar 2018 08:53

New Payments Platform Australia makes instant banking a reality

Written by Compare the Market

The New Payments Platform, referred to as the ‘most modern payments system in the world’[1], is now widely available to Australian customers. The New Payments Platform (NPP), built by participating Australian financial institutions, was launched on the 13th of February,...