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What changes are coming to superannuation for 2022-23?

With July 1 2022 right on our doorstep, it’s time to find out exactly what the new increase in super guarantee contributions will mean for you.

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2021 Census reveals an increase in Aussies median personal income

Aussies are on their way to higher personal incomes as the 2021 Census reveals a $143 increase since 2016.

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Struggling with a loan repayment? New credit reporting changes will protect Aussies in financial hardship

From 1 July 2022, credit reporting changes will come into effect protecting the credit history of consumers who are in financial hardship.

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6 home renovation projects that may increase your re-sale value

Feeling overwhelmed trying to decide which home renovation projects to undertake when selling your property? Find out what Australia’s leading renovation expert and an elite real estate agent have to suggest.

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Westpac dynamic CVC reduces card fraud by 80%

New data shows Westpac’s unique digital card feature in its mobile banking app has reduced the incidence of fraud for the average customer by 80%.

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Gen-Xers and Millennials driving property price growth in regional areas

Young Aussies are the driving force behind regional growth in the country according to new data.

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Where is it now cheaper to buy than rent?

More than a quarter of Australian homes are cheaper to buy than rent despite rising interest rates and booming property prices.

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Declining property prices not enough to offset rising interest rates

Australia’s housing affordability is set to decline further over the rest of 2022 due to rising interest rates according to Moody’s Investors Service.

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With borders re-opened, how much are we spending on overseas travel?

Many have jetted off to see the world once again with new NAB data revealing customers spent $46 million on overseas travel in May 2022.

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Nearly three-in-four Aussies believe they’ll never meet their definition of ‘wealthy’

A survey commissioned by crypto platform Dacxi found only 27% of Australians believe they’ll ever meet their own definition of wealth.

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How are young Australians' super balances faring in the wake of COVID?

A new survey conducted by leading super fund Equip found under 35s are starting to prioritise their super post-COVID.

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Rent set to increase by up to $100 a week in 20 regions across Australia

New research conducted by buyers agency InvestorKit has revealed 20 regions across Australia where rents are set to soar between $2,600 and $5,200 in a year.

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Brisbane short-term accommodation to receive 50% hike in council rates

The Brisbane City Council has warned property owners who list their homes for short-term accommodation like Airbnb will face a 50% rates hike.

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Property refinancing volumes continue on an upward trend

The monthly settlement and mortgage insights report from PEXA has revealed May 2022 as a record month for refinancing home loans.

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Total value of Australian residential dwellings passes $10 trillion

Data from the ABS has revealed that the total value of residential dwellings rose by $1.8 trillion in the past 12 months.

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Rising interest rates have Australian property investors concerned

More than one in 10 property investors fear they may have to sell their assets due to rising interest rates according to a new survey.

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Ready to buy a house? Here are the Brisbane areas where sellers are most negotiable

According to Domain data, 10 pockets of Brisbane are seeing sellers drop their asking prices by up to 9.6%.

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Australian capital city home prices experience greatest slowdown in 30 years

Aussie capital city home prices have been dealt a blow this year with the quickest slowdown recorded since 1989.

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Australians lose $205 million to scams in four months

Australians have lost over $205 million to scams between 1 January and 1 May, a 166% increase from the same period last year.

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