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Think-tank calls for 12% superannuation plans to be scrapped

The Grattan Institute crunched wage figures over a 27 year period, and found an increase in superannuation saw a decrease in real wage rises.

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Is it okay to buy or sell a written-off vehicle?

The term ‘written-off’ strikes fear into the budding motorist, but what can it actually mean, and is it okay to buy or sell a written-off vehicle?

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Suncorp, QBank make cuts to home loan rates

It was a quiet week for home loan rate cuts, with very few lenders cutting rates ahead of the Reserve Bank's cash rate decision next week.

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Child-free yuppies expect lower price rises than their child-bearing friends

Research suggests young parents have higher expectations of price increases than young couples with no children.

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What changes are coming to income protection?

The times they are a changin' … at least for the laws around income protection anyway. Here’s what you should know about the changes coming to retail income protection insurance in 2020.

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Inflation rises to 1.8%, February rate cut odds sink

Australia's inflation rate has risen higher than expected, signalling a lower chance of a cash rate cut next week.

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One in four consumers spent more than they earned in Q4 2019

Australians are more worried about job security and the cost of living, according to new data.

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ANZ, Westpac, Bankwest cut rates on home loans

There was a flurry of rate cuts this week, as two of the big four and other lenders made moves ahead of the Reserve Bank's cash rate decision next month.

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CoreLogic calls for more medium density housing

The latest dwelling approval data highlights Australia's lack of medium density properties, according to a research report from property analytics firm Corelogic.

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Big four bank customers flocking to Xinja

Neobank Xinja said its new 2.25% p.a. Stash savings account is a 'true alternative' to the big four, and more than $30 million has flowed through in its first week.

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