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Fewer than 1 in 6 Australians expect interest rates to fall in 2020

Fewer consumers expect mortgage interest rates to go lower in 2020, despite what many economists are saying.

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Aussie travellers spent more than $1 billion on their debit cards overseas in December

Overseas debit card spending surged in December as more banks slashed foreign transaction fees and charges.

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Which currencies is the Aussie dollar stronger against?

Remember the good old days when we were at parity with the US Dollar? Yeah, the good times had to end eventually, but there are some countries where the AUD is performing well.

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What are the top fuel efficient cars in Australia this year?

With fuel prices varying wildly, but only seeming to go up, more and more Aussies are hopping into fuel efficient cars - so what are the more frugal ones on the market in 2020?

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Home loan lending accelerates to highest level since July 2018

The monthly value of new home loan approvals rose 4.4% in December 2019 - more than twice what was expected.

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How do I calculate depreciation?

Depreciation - it’s a silent killer. You drive your car off the dealer lot and boom, it’s potentially lost one-tenth or more of its value right there and then.

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Three lenders cut rates on home loans despite RBA cash rate hold

One bank cut rates by as much as 20 basis points, even after the Reserve Bank left the cash rate on hold at 0.75% on Tuesday.

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Pensioners among hardest hit by latest cost of living rises

On the back of inflation rising 0.7% in the December 2019 quarter, it has been revealed that pensioners and other government beneficiaries have been hardest hit in the hip pocket.

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Lowest bankruptcy levels in 25 years

Fourth quarter 2019 personal insolvency results indicate bankruptcy levels fell to 25 year lows.

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Employees' financial stress costs employers $47bn per year, report reveals

Seven in 10 employees admit to worrying about or spending time dealing with money at work, and 82% said a company private health plan would be 'important'.

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