Consumer banking satisfaction falls to 77.9%

Amid the process and fallout of the banking royal commission, the average rate of customer satisfaction with Australian banks slid to 77.9% in February 2019, according to Roy Morgan’s latest research.

ACTU calls for increase to the minimum wage

The Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) has called for a $43-per week pay increase for Australia’s lowest paid workers, in the lead up to this year’s federal election.

New home buyers delaying overseas travel

Nearly half of all Australians who’ve recently bought a property are waiting more than three years before going on their next overseas trip, a survey found.