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5 tips for saving money this Christmas

Christmas money

You don’t have to go into debt to let your family know they are loved. Use these top 5 tips for saving money this Christmas and everyone will feel the love.

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Thousands of superannuation options leaving consumers bewildered, survey reveals

superannuation

Banks are overloading consumers with choice, and the public believes the banks have a track record of offering numerous financial products, including superannuation, designed to make it hard to assess which is right for them, a new survey finds.

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No GST getaway for ride-sourcing drivers

ride-sourcing

Are you an uber driver or another ride-sourcing driver?…then you need to read this and make sure you are meeting your tax obligations.

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Insured breast cancer patients worse off, report finds

breast cancer

Breast cancer patients with private health insurance appear to be financially worse off compared to those who rely on Medicare, a report has found.

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Consumers going online to save on funeral planning, study finds

funeral plan

A new study reveals more and more Baby Boomers and tech-savvy elderly are heading online for funeral planning.

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Super and retirement incomes at stake in the gig economy?

gig economy

The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) today released a discussion paper on the changing nature of work and the implications of this for Australian workers, including their superannuation.

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Spring into action for one of five $1000 prizes to boost your super balance

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With prizes on offer for Australians investing in their super and so many women suffering lower balances than their male counterparts, it makes sense for women to not only invest more into super but try for a Super Booster Day prize to help bump up their balance.

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The Silver Economy – The rise of the Seniorpreneur

silver economy

With the flourishing ‘ silver economy ’ proving it’s never too late to start a business or pursue your passions – there has been no better time to take a leap of faith into a new business and become a Seniorpreneur writes Dr Alex Maritz.

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Don’t be the next scam victim

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The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is urging all Australians to keep their personal information secure and to report any suspicious activity immediately this tax time.

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Why wait, earn more now from your investment property

Claiming depreciation and using a Pay As You Go withholding variation can increase your fortnightly cash flow. Though investors often use negative gearing to offset the costs involved with owning a property, most have the aim to eventually use the property primarily as a source of income and to generate wealth.

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