Money

Mon 13 Jul 2020

’Record number’ of Aussies claim cash

’Record number’ of Aussies claim cash

With workers relying on welfare and super accounts, nearly a million Australians have rushed to file their tax returns early and claim a tax offset.

How to access program for aspiring Indigenous entrepreneurs

premium_icon How to access program for aspiring Indigenous entrepreneurs

There’s a new program available for indigenous business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs wishing to take their business ideas to the next level.

Teen entrepreneurs made $70k in lockdown

Teen entrepreneurs made $70k in lockdown

Two teens made $70,000 in a month at the height of Australia’s lockdown, more money than they had in the rest of their lives combined.

Sun 12 Jul 2020

Real cost of accessing superannuation early

premium_icon Real cost of accessing superannuation early

Millions of cash-strapped Australians have rushed to access their superannuation, but it could cost them dearly in retirement. Here’s how much you could lose.

Sat 11 Jul 2020

How to get the biggest tax return possible

How to get the biggest tax return possible

If you’ve been working from home and are planning to use the ATO’s flat rate for your tax return, this is what you need to know.

Fri 10 Jul 2020

‘Crazy’: Australia’s pandemic payday

‘Crazy’: Australia’s pandemic payday

We’re in recession but new figures show Aussies are 12 per cent richer than a year ago – and it’s all thanks to the government’s massive overcompensation.

Is JobKeeper propping up your postcode?

Is JobKeeper propping up your postcode?

Calls for the JobKeeper payment to be extended beyond September have increased as new data shows how every postcode in Australia is affected.

Pandemic delivers extra blow

Pandemic delivers extra blow

More than half of Australians say they’ve been paying significantly more for food and utilities since the coronavirus outbreak began.

Thu 9 Jul 2020

Worrying housing market figure

Worrying housing market figure

New Australia Bureau of Statistics figures show new home loan commitments have fallen off a cliff.

Wed 8 Jul 2020

CBA cuts saving rate on kids’ accounts

CBA cuts saving rate on kids’ accounts

Commonwealth Bank has slashed interest rates on several savings products including its Youthsaver account.

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