With over a third of Aussies nervous to travel out of fear of being fleeced while on holiday, we reveal some common travel scams faced by travellers overseas and how to avoid them.
The weakness in the Aussie dollar might be sad news for Aussie travellers heading overseas, but it presents a strong opportunity for international money transfers to Australia.
Aussies pay millions too much to send money overseas with banks, instead of with international money transfer (IMT) services. These typically offer low or zero fees, and better exchange rates. But are 'fee-free’ money transfers always the cheapest? Read more.
Energy customers can save big with conditional discounts like pay-on-time offers. But, these discounts are only achieved about half of the time. Could guaranteed or unconditional discounts deliver more long term savings, without the sting of penalties? Read more.
The 2019 release of a major national study reveals Aussies are worse off this year than last year in their personal financial circumstances and their ability, knowledge and motivation to make a positive change across their finances.
comparethemarket.com.au and Deloitte Access Economics release 2019 instalment of major consumer report QLD residents meet the country’s average score for financial consciousness: scoring 48/100 A whopping 43 per cent of Queenslanders wouldn’t meet the basic threshold of financial consciousness...
Aussies need to stay alert to cyber-crimes and digital business scams throughout the year, especially as $60 million was lost in such scams in 2018.
Discover why you no longer need Gold tier health insurance to cover spinal disc replacement, how many Aussies are affected and how much more affordable it is to get lower-level cover.
On 1 July 2019 Macquarie Bank has blocked its customers from using credit cards for gambling. What are Australia's other banks doing to help prevent Aussies from getting in too deep?
We ran an independent survey from a nationally representative panel of 1,500 credit card holders, to reveal which Aussies lose more cash to credit card fraud.
Pet health: we reveal what alternative therapies for pets Aussies would try to keep their fur babies healthy. Read more here!
One in two Aussies has poor oral hygiene habits. Discover what these are, good dental habits to practice and how to get affordable dental treatment.