News1 in 3 Australians with pre-existing medical conditions experience disruptions to their holiday1 in 5 Aussies experience work-related insomnia2 in 5 Boomers aren’t confident of a comfortable retirement as FCI score worsens2019 Federal Budget wins for healthcare in Australia2019’s warmer winter may still hurt your hip pocket29% of Aussies with health insurance value their extras the most, with dental services the most claimed service 3 in 4 parents support easing of health cover restrictions to keep kids on their policies longer30,000 additional places available under grants for eligible first home buyers, single parents51% of households not reducing energy usage in shutdown – even though 84% expect bigger bills58% of young adults drew from the ‘bank of mum and dad’ when travelling – and most don’t repay their parents in full7.5 million Aussies are struggling financially – 2 million more than last year79% of Aussies with health cover have bought Bronze Plus or higher8 innovative smart home security ideas to help protect your property92% of energy consumers still confused by Default Market OffersA holiday treat for motorists: Petrol prices in Australia dropped across most cities over ChristmasA pink recession: COVID-19’s impact on women’s financesAEMC passes revamped plan to charge solar owners for exporting powerAER announces rules to protect energy customers who struggle during lockdownAfterpay? More like ‘forget pay’ as Aussies struggle to remember their BNPL repaymentsAirlines opening additional domestic routes with focus on Aussie holidaysAlmost half of Queenslanders would fail the test for financial literacy and healthAPRA might have made it harder to get a new home loanAPRA’s review of the home loan approval process to make mortgage applications easierAre Australians getting safer on the road?Are kit homes a solution to Australia’s housing affordability crisis?Are shopper dockets and ‘old-school’ fuel discounts a popular method for dealing with high petrol prices?Are you missing out on your Medicare rebates?Are you storm ready? 3 in 4 homeowners don’t have an emergency planAssisted births for first-time mothers on the riseAussies improve their credit scores since the pandemic’s arrivalAustralia’s health care system among the best in the worldAustralia’s obesity ranking remains high, quarantine worsens habitsAustralians still travelling without insurance because of medical conditionsBanks warned to ‘be prepared’ for negative interest rates. But will that ever happen?Be prepared: Top home loan tips, plus traps to avoidBrexit’s impact on Australia is a moving target for currency valuesBupa boss says health funds need to further incentivise young peopleCaesarean sections on the rise – especially for those with private healthCalls for changes to travel insurance for mental health conditionsChristmas thefts: Does insurance cover your stolen packages & presents?Comparing electricity plans in the ACT just got easierCould you afford the next cash rate increase? Property experts think it will happen soonCOVID-19 customer support: which industries performed the best?COVID-19 electricity demand in Australia falls, but slower than global averageCOVID-proof holiday ideas that don’t involve banana breadCrackdown on Aussies using credit cards for gamblingCruise bookings still in demand as overseas travel to and from Australia fallsDeadly driver distractions: 78% of drivers admit to multi-tasking behind the wheel – with eating and drinking the most common disruptionDental costs & COVID-19: ‘Perfect storm’ for Aussies’ teethDental tourism: would you fly overseas for your teeth?Digital wallets: The shopping technology revolutionising our spendingDriving less? Save more on your car insurance with this Simples checkElectric cars remain ‘unaffordable’ for the average Australian despite government incentivesEnergy efficiency could save Australians billions of dollarsFamily comes first: Half of Aussies value family over their property, job and even lifeFancy a getaway out of the norm? Here are some novel ways to travel AustraliaFintech leader Compare the Market appoints Emma AlbericiFlu season in Australia well underway with 70,000 cases reportedFrequent Flyer and travel reward points – are they worth the hype?Further energy bill assistance announced for NSW families impacted by COVID-19 pandemicGame-changing certification could slash new home energy costs by over 75%Generation Zed’s financial outlook worse as they fall on the FCI scaleGovernment guarantees supporting 10% of all first home buyersGridlock woes: 54% of motorists in our cities feel less safe on roads due to traffic, and blame population growthHalf of Aussie mortgagors have no will – but where does that leave your assets?Heart over head: Nearly half of Aussies prioritise their partner’s health and wellbeing over their ownHello Possums! Dame Edna rescues meerkats in a classic case of mistaken identityHip-pocket hangover: Common accidents, illnesses and fees affecting schooliesHole-in-one champagne? Five weird insurance perks for your next holidayHomeowners cautioned about ‘underinsurance’ when considering the HomeBuilder grantHouse prices see nearly 20% annual growth in 2021How 2020’s Default Market Offer affects your energy billHow a 1,000km/h high-speed train could change life as we know itHow do public dental waiting lists compare nationwide?How long are we waiting in our emergency departments?How social media and apps are changing the way we spend our moneyHow the shape of sports cars has changed over a centuryHow to future proof your household budget the easy wayHow to prevent digital business scams from crippling your companyHow will climate change affect the property market?How would major Aussie cities fare with drone deliveries?How you park your car can impact your insurance premiumsInflation hits 3.8% annually, but what does that mean?Inner-city or outer suburbs: where can you afford to buy?Insurance renewal notices are changing: How to use yours to saveInternational borders to re-open – what does that mean for Aussie tourism?Into the future: Will car insurance cover flying cars?Is your super fund underperforming? Don’t be fooledIt’s now easier to take advantage of new electricity ratesKey housing body calls for stamp duty to be scrappedKids mental health suffering: 1 in 3 parents can’t afford treatmentLack of competition and large mergers – does that mean higher prices?Life insurance and genetic testing change: positive results no longer a barrier to coverLockdown finances: What are Australians searching for on Google?Looking for a parking space? Parking congestion takes up 30% of all trafficLow-income earners more likely to use emergency mental health servicesMajority of Aussies back controversial plan to charge solar owners for exporting powerMajority of Australians don’t act on their insurance renewal notices – and it could be costing themMedicare to cover a variety of eating disorders in 2019Meerkats take the long way home, but will they ever get there?Melbourne earthquake: Staying safeMillennials’ concern for mental health is greatest compared to all age groupsMillions of Aussies working from home set to see their energy bills skyrocketMore Aussies feeling the weight of mortgage stressMore Aussies unsure if they’re on the best deal for their home loan, credit cards & moreMore Australians headed overseas, but fewer get into troubleMore electric vehicles sold so far in 2021 than all of 2020More in your pocket as the Medicare rebate freeze ‘thaws’More than 460,000 Australians donated blood in 2017-18Multiple sclerosis medication now on the PBSNearly 1 in 2 employees put organisations at risk of cyber attacks – medium-sized businesses worst offendersNearly 1 in 5 Australians suffer from hay feverNearly half of surveyed Aussies would use alternative therapies for petsNeed a spinal disc replacement? You no longer need Gold-tier cover.New ATO measures to impact the sharing economy and ‘side hustlers’New energy discounts offer an opportunity for over 2 in 5 AussiesNew financial laws are coming – here’s what they mean for youNew research reveals 1 in 2 Aussies have poor oral hygiene habitsNSW residents might save money thanks to renewal notice changeOlder Millennials, younger Gen Xers are the most financially conscious in 2020One in four parents say it’s safe for kids to have a pet at any ageOne in ten people have deferred mortgage repayments, according to 2020 surveyOver 13 million Aussies without a financial backup plan or emergency savingsOver 70% of car owners won’t let younger people drive their carOver 700,000 Australians could be paying the maximum possible price for electricityOver a quarter of retirees lost more than $1,000 to credit card fraudPetrol prices falling since last quarterPractising bad plastic habits: 45% of Aussies have unsafely shared their credit card detailsPricey purebred? A mongrel mutt could save you money on insurancePrivate elective surgeries back on track but public waiting list times set to growPrivate health insurers move to cover COVID-19 and pause changes to premiumProperty values surge over 40% in certain school catchmentsPublic health waiting times for elective surgeries steadily risingQantas joins 46 airlines to trial IATA digital health pass for international travelQuarantine flights to open between Australia and New ZealandQueensland, New South Wales see spike in refinancing in 2021RBA holds the cash rate again, but will it help cool house prices?Recovery in sight? The outlook for travel and tourism post-COVID-19Regional house prices lure Aussies from the big cityRental prices up 6.6% in just one yearReport reveals households are at record levels of financial comfort despite pandemicResearch indicates common human foods could be lethal for petsRising mental health claims among young AustraliansRooftop solar customers offered better protection following sector overhaulSafer streets could lead to insurance savings in lockdownShake up of the car industry: fixed car prices and guaranteed value plansSki lift passes in high demand despite COVID-19 second waveSlash your electricity bills in lockdownSouth Australians may be eligible for a free solar system under new pilot programSouth-East Queensland motorists urged to find the cheapest way from A to BSurprise mid-year price hike coming to Victoria amid energy market shake-upThailand tops lists for ‘travel trouble’ in 2018The added cost of electricity usage in winter vs summerThe cost of smartphone entertainment is adding up for Aussies everywhereThe emergence of Buy Now, Pay Later explainedThe most common cars for ridesharing revealedThe most popular 4WD models in AustraliaThe New Zealand travel bubble will close – what are your rights?The Olympics are headed to Brisbane – what does this mean for house prices?The supermarket tricks to get you spending more – and how to avoid themThe ultimate guide to student accommodationThe Victorian Default Offer has changed. Here’s what you need to knowThere’s a 65% chance we’ll see more cyclones than average this storm season, BOM saysThree-quarters of Aussies unaware of cost changes during car insurance renewalTime for a change: A quarter of Aussies have been with the same home and contents insurer for more than a decadeTo Pay or Not to (After)pay? Paying for Travel with Buy Now, Pay LaterToo much content: Aussies wasting hundreds on unused subscriptions each yearTop 5 2019 Federal Budget wins that could put money back in your pocketTravel scams deter 1 in 3 Aussies from going overseasVaccine Incentives: Are you on board to get ‘onboard’?VDO electricity customers could see bills slashed in 2022Victorian energy disconnections rise as pandemic rages onVirtual realities are go: is XR the next big thing in tourism?Weak Aussie dollar builds a strong case for international money transfersWhat another cash rate hold means for youWhat are green loans, and should you get one?What are your responsibilities during a car recall?What Europe’s accelerated fossil fuel ban means for AussiesWhat’s the average cost of petrol in Australia?What’s the future of hydrogen cars in Australia?Which Aussies are stung by interest rate cuts?Which recipes does lockdown have us searching for?Why ‘fee-free’ money transfers aren’t always the cheapestWhy Brisbane buyers are kept in the dark over house pricesWill driverless vehicles make us more dangerous on the road?Will electric vehicles ever be more cost effective than their petrol counterparts?Worrisome wives tales: six sayings from your parents that are falseYou can now get home and car insurance from an energy company… but is it a good idea?