How to pay off credit card debt

Here at Savings.com.au, we’re often banging on about budgeting. By now, you probably know the basics: spend less than you earn, track your spending, and lock your savings away into an untouchable high interest savings account.

Common credit card frauds and how to avoid them

In the eyes of scammers and thieves, credit cards are the holy grail. Data from the Australian Payments Network shows that over the 2017-18 financial year, credit card fraud grew by 4.8% to $565 million – more than five times the amount lost to other scams put together.

What is a credit card surcharge?

Credit card surcharges are one of those things in life that seem to be a cost for the sake of a cost, up there with ticket handling and ATM withdrawal fees.