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Five costly money mistakes

Five costly money mistakes

We suggest five financial faux pas you should rectify as soon as possible.

Managing inheritance expectations

Managing inheritance expectations

A few common-sense steps could make for a harmonious distribution of your wealth

Spruce up your home for less

Spruce up your home for less

A few simple tasks can have your home looking like a million dollars in no ...

Aged care funding options

Aged care funding options

Maurice Patane outlines some of the aged care funding options available.

Rogue credit fixers on the rise

Rogue credit fixers on the rise

Finding out that you have a default on your credit report can be a shock.

Asset reduction rates

Asset reduction rates

Robert would like to know if the rate at which a pension is reduced has ...

Rent Assistance rates and limits

Rent Assistance rates and limits

Rent assistance rates and thresholds will increase from 20 September 2014.

Discount energy plans

Discount energy plans

A new Victorian Government initiative eases the cost of living for Victorian seniors.

Super – who gets what?

Super – who gets what?

How can you make sure your family receive your fortune?

Sign option for dementia sufferers

Sign option for dementia sufferers

Dementia sufferers may be able to opt to retain the right to sign for card ...

Credit card security risk

Credit card security risk

Gayle has a cautionary tale for those with plastic in their purses.

Who gets CBA compensation?

Who gets CBA compensation?

The CBA will provide compensation for those who received the wrong advice.

Radical plan to cut power bills

Radical plan to cut power bills

Would you be happy to pay 700 per cent more for your power on hot ...

Rent a room

Rent a room

Maurice Patane answers Linda’s question about renting out a room in her house.

D-day for signatures imminent

D-day for signatures imminent

In just over two weeks signatures will no longer be accepted for purchases made by ...

Tax offset to end

Tax offset to end

This financial year will the last one in which you may be eligible to claim ...

10 simple retirement savings

10 simple retirement savings

A penny saved is a penny earned.

Are you in the taxman’s sights?

Are you in the taxman’s sights?

The ATO has released its hit list of deductions on which it will be focusing.

Cardless transactions on the rise

Cardless transactions on the rise

New technologies mean that we may soon no longer need to carry cash or cards.

What is an annuity?

What is an annuity?

One of the most common ways to provide an income in retirement is by using ...

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