Making it easy to buy Australian

The quest to support Aussie businesses can be confusing. Here's how to do it.


Revealed: Who cleaned up in the most popular household product awards?

Surveys of Australian households show the cleaning products you prefer, but do they really do the job?


How not to be scammed this Christmas

Criminals are scamming older Australians at a higher rate than the rest of the community and the ACCC warns that this is their peak season.


Is your chocolate made by child slaves?

Chocolate makers are not doing enough to reduce links between their products and child labour and modern-day slavery, research finds.

Finance News

Christmas gift card warning

CHOICE warns consumers after major retailer says its cards will cover only half the purchase price.


Fashion giants who should be ashamed

Oxfam report names and shames the leading retailers failing to provide a living wage for workers.

Finance News

Australia embraces online shopping

Australians have embraced online shopping during the pandemic, and many of them won’t be going back to visiting stores.

Finance News

Why we abandon items at the checkout

Dissatisfied customers leave $3b in goods at the checkout because …

Seniors Finance

How to save money at EOFY sales

End of financial year sales offer bargains for well-prepared shoppers able to take advantage of retailers desperate to offload old stock before 30 June.

Finance News

Was/now pricing in the gun

Australian retailers are under for fire for allegedly misleading customers about was/now pricing, with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) cracking down on dodgy price listers in the past month.

Industry Super Funds

Proposed super changes shelved

Federal Government proposing ‘exactly the wrong model’.

Finance News

Five ways shops make you spend

Become a savvy shopper by learning the tactics retailers use to make you spend more – and then outsmart them at their own game.

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