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Average renovation costs $86,000 less than minimum $150k HomeBuilder criteria

With home renovations on the rise, new data reveals the average Aussie is spending $63,000 on their reno - over $86,000 shy of the minimum $150k spend needed to qualify for HomeBuilder.

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How to recession-proof your finances during COVID-19

Australia is officially in a recession and for many of us who’ve never lived through one before, it can be a scary and uncertain (some would even say UNPRECEDENTED) time. So how can you protect your finances?

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Retail trade figures down 12.6% in Victoria

Retail trade in Australia fell 4.2% in August amid tough stage four lockdowns in Victoria.

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New CommBank app feature helps millennials budget

Commonwealth Bank has launched a new app feature that aims to help millennials stay on top of their bills.

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Australians lose $300,000 in rental scams during COVID

Australians have lost over $300,000 to rental and accommodation scams this year, with many scammers using tactics related to COVID-19.

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Build-to-rent: The new housing model where renters call the shots

If you’re a property market nerd and closely follow the news, you’ve probably heard of the build-to-rent phenomenon.

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COVID-19 sees buyer demand shift to outer 'burbs

COVID-19 lockdowns and the shift to working from home has seen buyers ditching the inner city for the outer suburbs, new research reveals.

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Proposed income tax cuts benefit rich men, women short-changed

Despite COVID job losses impacting women most, the federal government's proposed income tax cuts will benefit rich men twice as much as women.

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Aussies turn to buy now, pay later for essential spending during COVID-19

Over half of all Australians have put off essential spending as a result of the pandemic, new research reveals.

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After six months, how have the Big Four banks responded to COVID-19?

As the initial wave of six month mortgage holidays come to an end, how have the Big Four banks helped customers throughout COVID-19?

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