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New trends emerge among first home buyers

Australians have become more pragmatic when buying their first home, with many looking at buying a small apartment and trading up within five years.

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Qantas and Virgin CEOs slam Australian airports fees

The CEOs of Australia’s two biggest airlines have called for the federal government to impose regulations on airports and decrease passenger fees.

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All signs point to another RBA rate cut in 2019

The release of the Reserve Bank of Australia’s (RBA) September meeting minutes has made a clear case for a third cash rate cut in 2019.

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Electricity costs fall but consumers can still save more

Electricity pricing reforms that came into effect on 1 July 2019 have saved Australian households between $130 to $430 a year on average.

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RBA hits back at wealthy baby boomers

The RBA has slammed the claim that baby boomers’ incomes have suffered as a result of Australia’s low-interest-rate environment.

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Fewer Aussies planning holidays but Gen Ys still keen to travel

New data has revealed the holiday intentions of Australians have declined from a year ago.

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Women more likely to use buy-now, pay-later schemes like Afterpay

New research from Roy Morgan found 11.6% of women reported using a buy-now, pay-later service in the last year compared to only 5.5% of men.

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What is a comparison rate?

Sick of hearing about comparison rates whenever a home loan is mentioned? You shouldn’t be, because the comparison rate is extremely important.

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How does age pension work?

The age pension is often in the media spotlight, but how many of us can say we actually understand it?

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Older generations the biggest renovators, survey says

The 2019 Australia Houzz and Home Renovations Trends Study has lifted the lid on who has been renovating what in the past three years.

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