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No Christmas rate cut from the RBA

There’ll be no rate cut in Australian homeowners’ stockings this Christmas, with the Reserve Bank declining to make its fourth and last cash rate change for 2019.

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Parents say a ‘cashless society’ will hurt their children financially

Australian parents are raising concerns about the impacts of cashless society on their children, saying the absence of cash will leave them financially worse off.

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Black Friday is here – but is it worth the hype?

Black Friday is upon us once again, with scores of retailers offering countless mouth-watering discounts.

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Elderly homeless numbers on the rise

While there’s been much positive talk of a housing boom amidst rising house prices, the reality is many older Australians are being forced out onto the street.

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Renting in Sydney & Hobart “critically unaffordable” for low-income Australians

Hobart is the least affordable city to rent in, followed closely by Adelaide and Sydney, a new report has found.

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Customer-owned banks grow rapidly in 2019

Customer-owned banks (aka mutual banks) have emerged from a tough 2019 relatively unscathed, according to a new independent report from KPMG.

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Customers could flee big banks under open banking: Moody’s

The profitability of Australia’s major banks is under threat thanks to low interest rates, intense competition and open banking, according to a report from ratings agency Moody’s.

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Two share economy startups join forces

There are car-sharing apps (such as Popcar or Car Next Door) and there are house-sharing apps like Airbnb, but for the first time in Australia, two of these share-economy platforms are teaming up to trial a new affordable way of living.

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Stay calm: What to do if you transfer money to the wrong account

Oh no! You meant to pay your car insurance bill, but got the account details wrong and the money went to the wrong account! What do you do now?

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10 Sydney property market predictions for 2020

Australia’s most-talked-about property market, Sydney, looks to be heating up at the moment, with a 5% gain in median home values over the three months to 31 October 2019.

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