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Aussies supporting small business

Aussies plan to proactively support these businesses on Black Friday

Aussies supporting small business

New research reveals nearly four in five shoppers will proactively support small businesses.

Australia embraces online shopping

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Australia embraces online shopping

Even reluctant web browsers say they won’t be rushing back to stores – or credit ...

Why the same product has multiple prices

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Why the same product has multiple prices

Sneaky system means a product can have different prices for different customers.

Products of the year

products of the year 2020

Products of the year

Surprising products making waves in the 2020 Product of the Year awards.

Why we abandon items at the checkout

Why we abandon items at the checkout

Why we abandon items at the checkout

Survey reveals what upsets us most about shopping instore and online.

Supermarkets no longer accepting cash

The terminal for cashless payment

Supermarkets no longer accepting cash

Stores are seeing fewer cash transactions and want to see even less.

House brand vs big brands

10 products you should always buy house brand

House brand vs big brands

Loyalty is a great quality, but it can be costly when you shop.

More Aussies finding the bargains

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More Aussies finding the bargains

Nothing beats the thrill of finding the perfect item for a bargain price.

The food shopping revolution

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The food shopping revolution

From individual stores to everything you need in one place.

Cheapest supermarket for big brands

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Cheapest supermarket for big brands

Consumer group CHOICE compares prices on 150 products at Aldi, Woolworths and Coles.

How healthy is your supermarket?

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How healthy is your supermarket?

The ‘Fresh Food People’ awarded healthiest home brand packaged products.

Coles decision angers older Aussies

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Coles decision angers older Aussies

Coles decision would save around 80,000 trees a year, but seniors are upset.

High-level talks address food fears

High-level talks address food fears

High-level talks address food fears

Coles CEO warns of possible ‘patchy availability’ and the need for meat-free meals.

Leave these items on the shelf

Leave these items on the shelf

Leave these items on the shelf

Items you should definitely leave out of your trolley at the supermarket.

How supermarkets make you spend more

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How supermarkets make you spend more

Seven ways supermarkets try to tempt you into spending more money.

A new way to support Aussie made

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A new way to support Aussie made

One stop shop to find Australian owned businesses and locally made products.

Major retailer trials ‘book a shop’

Major supermarket trials ‘book a shop’, offers tracking tool

Major retailer trials ‘book a shop’

Safety measures to keep shoppers as safe as possible continue to evolve.

More supermarket product limits

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More supermarket product limits

Product limits apply to stores in Victoria, Tasmania and New South Wales.

Price-gouging rampant during crisis

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Price-gouging rampant during crisis

The highest prices weren’t being paid for toilet paper, masks and sanitiser, either.

New product limits to stymy panic buying

New product limits to stymy panic buying

New product limits to stymy panic buying

‘No need for panic buying,’ says Victorian chief health officer Brett Sutton.

Personality traits linked to stockpiling

Personality traits linked to stockpiling

Personality traits linked to stockpiling

Did you stockpile toilet paper early in the crisis? Chances are you shared these traits.

How to save money at EOFY sales

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How to save money at EOFY sales

With a little planning, shoppers can take advantage of end of financial year sales.

Supermarket buying restrictions eased

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Supermarket buying restrictions eased

Tens of thousands of staff will lose hours and jobs when pandemic demand ends.

Online shopping frenzy explained

Online shopping frenzy explained

Online shopping frenzy explained

You can blame these psychological drivers for your online shopping splurge.

Online shopping boom hurting your super

Online shopping boom hurting your super

Online shopping boom hurting your super

Property returns to superannuation funds are predicted to decline.

Supermarkets the devil in disguise?

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Supermarkets the devil in disguise?

Do supermarkets need to be more responsible for Australians’ dietary habits?

Supermarket ending elderly hour

Supermarket ending elderly hour

Supermarket ending elderly hour

From this Friday, Coles will stop its hour of shopping for the elderly and vulnerable.

Know your consumer rights

What you need to know for your next battle with big business

Know your consumer rights

Are you adept at asking for refunds, managing your energy plans and negotiating prices?

How to shop safely during lockdown

How to shop safely during lockdown

How to shop safely during lockdown

A guide to buying cheap, nutritious food – safely – while in self-isolation.

Supermarket shortages looming

Supermarket shortages looming

Supermarket shortages looming

Supermarkets struggling to keep up with demand caused by the coronavirus outbreak.

Alcohol purchasing limits tightened

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Alcohol purchasing limits tightened

New limits have been placed on alcohol purchases at bottle shops.

Shopping smart while in lockdown

Shopping smart while in lockdown

Shopping smart while in lockdown

We’re being told to minimise our trips to supermarkets and stores, but how to ensure ...

Supermarket support for over 70s

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Supermarket support for over 70s

Woolworths ramps up online delivery capacity to support elderly and vulnerable Australians.

Woolworths to cut opening hours

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Woolworths to cut opening hours

‘We accept that this is no longer business as usual,’ says Woolworths.

Supermarkets to work together

Supermarkets to work together

Supermarkets to work together

Supermarket operators can coordinate with each other during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Government going after hoarders

Government going after hoarders

Government going after hoarders

‘It won’t be a pretty experience when we deal with them,’ says Peter Dutton.

‘Jerks, drongos and bloody idiots’

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‘Jerks, drongos and bloody idiots’

A furious Prime Minister is demanding that all Australians adopt a common-sense approach to shopping.

Supermarkets’ new measures

Shopping hours

Supermarkets’ new measures

Supermarkets ravaged by panicked shoppers have announced further measures to assist.

Special hours for older shoppers

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Special hours for older shoppers

Woolworths leads the way, offering dedicated shopping times for the elderly and disabled.

10 things not to buy duty free

The items you need to avoid when you go duty-free shopping

10 things not to buy duty free

Don’t be fooled by duty free shopping, some purchase are better made at home.

Why are people stockpiling toilet paper?

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Why are people stockpiling toilet paper?

As the coronavirus continues to spread around the world, communities are responding to the treat ...

Clock is ticking on checkouts

Clock is ticking on supermarket checkouts – and much more

Clock is ticking on checkouts

Vital Signs: the end of the checkout signals a dire future for those without the ...

How to shop the Boxing Day sales

How to shop the Boxing Day sales

How to shop the Boxing Day sales

Know what you are looking for before you hit the shops.

Best (last minute) gift cards

Best (last minute) gift cards

Best (last minute) gift cards

Avoid the gift card you give becoming one of the tens of thousands never redeemed.

Ham scammers should be very afraid

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Ham scammers should be very afraid

Inspectors are out in force to ensure you’re getting every gram you’re paying for.

How to shop smart on a pension

How to shop smart on a pension: The 15 items you should always buy generic

How to shop smart on a pension

Your loyalty to big brands may be costing you big money.

Loyalty schemes cop a caning

loyalty schemes

Loyalty schemes cop a caning

Big businesses boosting their earnings and selling out customers: ACCC.

Retail ‘trick’ that costs you money

The retail ‘trick’ that costs you money

Retail ‘trick’ that costs you money

How retailers bury customers in an avalanche of choice.

Costly online shopping mistakes

Are you making these costly online shopping mistakes?

Costly online shopping mistakes

How many of these costly online shopping missteps are you making without realising it?

You’ll regret buying these items

You’ll regret buying these items

You’ll regret buying these items

There are some purchases buyers are bound to regret.

$1.6b spent on ‘secret purchases’

Aussies spend $1.6 billion per year on ‘secret purchases’

$1.6b spent on ‘secret purchases’

Millions of Australians are hiding purchases from their partners.

Australia Post on the nose

Australia Post on the nose

Australia Post on the nose

Popularity of online shopping sees delivery companies complained about most.

Best supermarkets revealed

Australia’s best supermarkets revealed

Best supermarkets revealed

Big two dominate the market, but survey delivers a blow on customer satisfaction.

The ‘gender tax’ on everyday items

The ‘gender tax’ on everyday items

The ‘gender tax’ on everyday items

Survey discovers the shocking truth about how much more one sex is paying.

Supermarkets’ online bonanza

Online grocery shoppers a lucrative market: research

Supermarkets’ online bonanza

If you shop for groceries online and think you’re saving money, you may be in ...

Tips for smarter online shopping

Tips for smarter online shopping

Tips for smarter online shopping

Follow these tips for smarter online shopping.

Stylewatch gets shirty

Stylewatch gets shirty

Stylewatch gets shirty

Peta Rooney tells where to find the best, budget-priced, linen shirts – for him and ...

How supermarkets get you to spend

How supermarkets get you to spend

How supermarkets get you to spend

Ever wondered why you buy more than the items on your shopping list?

Supermarket pricing under review

supermarket comparison pricing under review

Supermarket pricing under review

Money-saving supermarket price comparisons under review ahead of 2019 expiry date.

Beware these holiday season scams

Beware these holiday season scams

Beware these holiday season scams

Scamwatch is warning people to be careful about being caught out by holiday season scams.

10 websites that help you save

Nine websites that help you save

10 websites that help you save

These 10 shopping websites will help get you get more for less.

The pharmacy chain beating others

Older Australians prefer traditional pharmacy brand

The pharmacy chain beating others

Seniors go against the trend when choosing a chemist: survey.

Digital payment firm’s fee sting

Digital payment firm’s fee sting

Digital payment firm’s fee sting

New plan makes payments easier, but being late will be costly.

Big brands marched to the bench

Big brands marched to the bench

Big brands marched to the bench

Finally, a watchdog with real bite chases makers of well-known products to court.

Shoppers pay the price of ‘loyalty’

Aldi attacks loyalty ‘schemes’ as a manipulative waste of time

Shoppers pay the price of ‘loyalty’

Aldi says loyalty programs are a waste of time and only benefit shareholders.

The ultimate online travel store

The ultimate online travel store

The ultimate online travel store

Amazon Australia launches the ultimate online travel accessory store.

The most trusted brand is …

A ‘German’ is the most trusted brand in Australia

The most trusted brand is …

The people have decided – and a ‘German’ is now the most trusted brand in ...

Shopping tip could save you $1000s

Shopping tip could save you $1000s

Shopping tip could save you $1000s

An interesting shopping tip that could shave thousands off your annual grocery bill.

Cruise ships with the best shopping

Cruise ships with the best shopping

Cruise ships with the best shopping

Shopaholics are catered for on most cruise ships these days, but which ones do it ...

Best outdoor markets in Australia

Best outdoor markets in Australia

Best outdoor markets in Australia

Less famous than Salamanca, but just as popular are these eight street markets.

Supermarkets’ hypocrisy revealed

Shopper in a supermarket

Supermarkets’ hypocrisy revealed

Woolies sends ‘shocking’ tweet and Coles caves in to slow-to-adapt customers.

Wise up with these safety tips

Wise up with these safety tips

Wise up with these safety tips

Whether out and about walking, shopping or driving, stay alert and stay safe.

When ‘natural’ can be artificial

aldi shoppers

When ‘natural’ can be artificial

High Court has its say on Aldi hair product promise.

Checkout boy just doing his job?

Checkout boy just doing his job?

Checkout boy just doing his job?

Did you hear the one about the man and the dog food?

Building trust in Aussie food

ACCC on the prowl to ping anyone not complying with new labelling laws

Building trust in Aussie food

ACCC on the prowl to ping anyone not complying with new labelling laws.

Prepare for ‘Aldi on steroids’

Superstore hailed as ‘Aldi on steroids’ is coming to Australia

Prepare for ‘Aldi on steroids’

German discount superstore Kaufland is coming to Australia.

Prepare to kiss plastic bags goodbye

Prepare to kiss plastic bags goodbye

Prepare to kiss plastic bags goodbye

From this Sunday, you will no longer get a free single-use plastic bag when you ...

Why private labels are taking over

Supermarkets are stocking more of their own brands even as they shrink stores

Why private labels are taking over

Supermarkets are stocking more of their own brands even as they shrink stores.

Where the wild savings are

Where the wild savings are

Where the wild savings are

End-of-financial-year sales help you avoid winter blues without breaking the bank.

How to avoid shopping surcharges

How to avoid shopping surcharges

How to avoid shopping surcharges

Which accounts to choose in order to avoid incurring surcharges when you shop

This retail therapy will kill debt

This retail therapy will kill debt

This retail therapy will kill debt

Make this strategy a monthly habit and watch your savings grow and clutter disappear.

Don’t get sucked in by souvenirs

Don’t get sucked in by souvenirs

Don’t get sucked in by souvenirs

Is it time for tourists to learn the ethics of spending on souvenirs?

How to splash someone else’s cash

How to splash someone else’s cash

How to splash someone else’s cash

Never before has paying your way through retail therapy been as convenient as today

Stop your money slip slidin’ away

Stop your money slip slidin’ away

Stop your money slip slidin’ away

There are dozens of simple ways to make every dollar count.

Making Christmas more personal

Your Christmas shopping sorted

Making Christmas more personal

A stylish to personalise Christmas and make the shopping aspect more 'palatable'.

How to get free shipping

How to get free shipping

How to get free shipping

New Australia Post product means you can dodge shipping fees this Christmas.

How to avoid paying full price

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How to avoid paying full price

What’s the big deal this Christmas? We show you where to find huge bargains.

Save more with the Aldi app

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Save more with the Aldi app

Aldi’s Special Buys app provides a new way to do your weekly shop.

Seven outrageously overpriced items

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Seven outrageously overpriced items

Seven overpriced products and how you can adapt your budget and avoid the extra cost.

How to get discounts when you shop

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How to get discounts when you shop

Securing great shopping deals is easy with these five tips.

The things people buy on impulse

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The things people buy on impulse

Luxury items are not usually an impulse buy, you will be surprised by what is.

The most popular nail polish colours

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The most popular nail polish colours

How many of these top 10 bestselling OPI shades have you tried before?

Need to know simple shopping rule

A savvy shopper holds some shopping bags

Need to know simple shopping rule

Here’s how to never make a shopping mistake again thanks to the 3-7-14 rule.

How to halve your grocery bill

How to halve your grocery bill

How to halve your grocery bill

We discover which supermarket can save you the most on groceries.

Update your winter wardrobe

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Update your winter wardrobe

SJ shares the only five pieces you need to stay stylish all the way through ...

Good reason not to shop tomorrow

Online shopping at christmas to avoid the crowwds

Good reason not to shop tomorrow

This Saturday is the worst day to shop for Christmas.

Can you Christmas shop for zilch?

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Can you Christmas shop for zilch?

What ‘gems’ can you find on freecycle sites this Christmas?

How to get free return shipping

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How to get free return shipping

The cost of return shipping stops lots of people from shopping online.

Woolies revamps Rewards program

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Woolies revamps Rewards program

Woolworths’ loyalty program revamp is shaping up to be a winner.

Shoppers mad over milk shortage

Aussie shoppers angry over branded milk shortages in major supermarkets

Shoppers mad over milk shortage

Shoppers accuse supermarkets of sabotaging a campaign to support dairy farmers.

Are you an emotional spender?

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Are you an emotional spender?

Emotional spending can impact on more than just your financial health.

Your go-to guide to shopping the sales

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Your go-to guide to shopping the sales

Here are a few handy hints to bear in mind before buying items on sale.

Jean Paul Gaultier for Target

Jean Paul Gaultier for Target

Jean Paul Gaultier for Target

Jean Paul Gaultier is the latest designer to collaborate with Target.

Woolworths bows to customers’ demands

Woolworths to offer Qantas Frequent Flyer points

Woolworths bows to customers’ demands

Woolworths is set to announce changes to its new reward program.

Aussies could save big on groceries

Aussies could save big on groceries

Aussies could save big on groceries

A supermarket price war could save Australians money on groceries.

New Woolworths/eBay alliance

New Woolworths/eBay alliance

New Woolworths/eBay alliance

Woolworths and eBay have declared an alliance that is hoped to benefit both retailers.

Five best Christmas shopping websites

Five best Christmas shopping websites

Five best Christmas shopping websites

Online shopping may save you a headache during this silly season.

Top five bargain-hunting websites

Top five bargain-hunter websites

Top five bargain-hunting websites

These five websites are a bargain-hunter’s paradise.

Put your best foot forward

Put your best foot forward

Put your best foot forward

Find the perfect sandals to put your best foot forward and beat the heat.

How to eBay

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How to eBay

Shopping on eBay can save you a fortune over the holiday season. But how ...

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