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Millennials and Gen Z bin over $1,000 of food every year

Australians are chucking out thousands’ worth of their hard-earned savings every year in wasted groceries, with Gen Z and millennials the worst offenders.

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Debt the halls: Here’s our complete guide on how to rein in your Christmas spending

It’s the most punderful, but wasteful, time of year. From novelty gifts to alcohol, and everything festive in between, Christmas can be a trap for those prone to impulse spending.

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Westpac dumped from First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

In what is turning out to be a very bad week for the bank, Westpac has allegedly been axed as the second major lender for the governments’ First Home Loan Deposit Scheme over reputational risk concerns.

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Economic uncertainty driving retirees to spend only on bare necessities

More retirees in Australia are spending less on luxury items and buying only necessities, amid fears they won’t be financially prepared in an economic downturn, new research from Allianz Retire+ has found.

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NAB to implement First Home Loan Deposit Scheme

NAB has been announced as the first of two major lenders to offer mortgages under the Federal Government’s First Home Loan Deposit Scheme.

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7 million Aussies losing sleep over money stress

If you’ve been lying awake at night unable to sleep because you’re so stressed about money, you’re not alone.

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Home buying intentions jumping back to record highs, CBA says

Near-record numbers of house hunters are jumping back into the market and are determined to buy property, a clear sign monetary policy stimulus is working, according to Commonwealth Bank.

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Pet-friendly properties a top priority for home buyers looking for fur-ever home

Over half of Aussies place more importance on the pet-friendliness of a home rather than its proximity to family and friends.

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Rising energy costs a major concern for 96% of Australian households

As we head into summer, Australians are growing increasingly concerned about rising electricity costs – but our misuse of air conditioners could see us racking up more than $1,000 in wasted electricity.

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Aussies wasted over $400 million in unwanted Christmas gifts last year

Australians are ready to give Santa the sack this year, with new research revealing over $400 million worth of unwanted presents were gifted last year and 10 million unwanted gifts were received – coming at a huge cost to our finances and the environment.

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