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How to buy property through an SMSF in Australia

A self-managed super fund, or SMSF, gives people complete control over how their retirement funds are invested, whether that be in shares, term deposits or property.

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When do CommBank, NAB, ANZ and Westpac think the next RBA rate cut will be?

The long predicted February cash rate cut from the Reserve Bank (RBA) has been thrown into doubt, with economists split on when the next one will be.

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Australian unemployment falls, no February RBA rate cut?

Australia's unemployment rate fell to 5.1% in December, from 5.2% in November.

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How do rent-to-own cars work?

Most people long for a new set of wheels but often don’t have the upfront finances to fund it. But what if you could rent the car, and then pay for it down the track?

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Australian pokie gambling falls while lottery participation remains steady

The Northern Territory has the highest poker machine and betting participation rates of any state or territory, while Western Australia has the highest rate for lotteries and scratch tickets.

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Australian economy locked into slow growth in 2020: Deloitte

With wage growth stagnant, unemployment unlikely to fall, and the economic cost of bushfires and drought to soar well into the billions, Australia's economy could be treading water, rather than roaring into recovery in 2020.

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How much rent should you charge?

Investors want to make as much money out of their properties as possible, but deciding on an appropriate amount of rent to charge is no easy task.

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2019 Australian rental market review: Sydney plummets, Hobart skyrockets

The Domain Rental Report for December 2019 has revealed rental statistics for the year, with Sydney demonstrating a large drop in values, followed by Darwin, while Hobart and Perth had the biggest jump in prices.

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South Australian property prices reach bottom but modest growth projected

Adelaide's property price slide appears to have bottomed out as buyer confidence and auction clearance rates rise across the state, according to research.

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Credit card debt falls to lowest level in 12 years

The Reserve Bank (RBA) has revealed Aussies wiped $2.45 billion off credit card debts in the year to November 2019.

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