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  • The cost of living weighs on many Australians by Julia Corderoy

    ​Australian consumers are becoming increasingly worried about the high cost of living, with their main concerns relating to electricity, fuel, food and health

  • Most Australians nervous about retirement savings by Julia Corderoy

    ​As debate continues over whether to allow first homebuyers to access their superannuation for a housing deposit, a new survey has found most Australians aren't confident they will have enough money to retire

  • Why some borrowers skip over brokers by Adam Smith

    Nearly 40% of customers who choose to go direct to banks believe it's more convenient than using a broker, and more than a quarter believe they'll get a better deal

  • Unemployment jump could move RBA by Julia Corderoy

    ​The newest figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics show a grim view of our labour force, and the result could move the Reserve Bank to action

  • Far Out Friday: International permission to open the blinds by Janie Smith

    A decision to centralise business processes has left Scottish employees in the dark

  • Aussies still obsessed with property: QBE by Julia Corderoy

    ​Despite the cynicism around housing affordability and uncertainty with the economy, Australians still have a healthy appetite when it comes to owning property