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Last drinks called for stingy mates: 70% of us say buying drinks is “financially unfair”

Buying rounds of drinks for your mates seems like an Aussie tradition, but most of us would rather just buy our own drinks to save money.

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Westpac Group drop fixed home loan rates below 3%

Australians are now being offered what are some of the lowest fixed mortgage interest rates in history, with Westpac subsidiaries dropping rates below 3%.

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Private health insurance mass exodus continues, as number of Australians with basic hospital cover falls to a 12-year low

Record numbers of Australians are deciding private health insurance just isn’t worth it, data from the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) reveals.

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Aussies accumulating more debt by shopping online than in-store

Online shopping is creating more debt for consumers than shopping in-store, new research from CouriersPlease shows.

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“This is not a problem caused by avocado brunches or too many lattes”: Millennials financially worse off than Baby Boomers

A new Grattan Insitute report, “Generation Gap: Ensuring a fair go for younger Australians” reveals younger generations are in danger of being the first generation to have lower living standards than their parents’ generation.

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A guide to hosting your property on Airbnb

Far from merely earning property owners a little bit of pocket money, Airbnb properties are generating thousands of dollars in revenue for savvy homeowners who have a spare room or entire place to list.

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The pros and cons of Afterpay

If you’ve bought anything online in the last few years, you’ve probably heard of Afterpay. You may even be a frequent user of the platform, putting purchases on Afterpay frequently and with wild and reckless abandon. But have you ever stopped to consider the potential dangers of buy now, pay later?

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The rate cuts keep rolling in: Bendigo Bank, Aussie & Greater Bank cut fixed and variable home loan rates

Mortgage interest rates on home loans continue to fall, as Aussie, Greater Bank, and Bendigo & Adelaide Bank make fixed and variable home loan rate cuts.

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Young Australians blindly optimistic they’ll own a home

Many young Australians are “blindly optimistic” they will eventually own a home despite stagnant wage growth, worsening affordability, and not actively planning for homeownership, a new report shows.

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How to start investing for millennials

On paper, investing money seems like a no-brainer. You put a portion of money away and let time turn that loose change into a small fortune. So why wouldn’t you do it?

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