Money

Tue 21 Aug 2018

Holden to invest $120m in local jobs

Holden to invest $120m in local jobs

GENERAL motors has confirmed Australia will help spearhead future global electric and driverless cars.

Mon 20 Aug 2018

Why you’re not getting the best loan rate

Why you’re not getting the best loan rate

AUSTRALIANS borrowed billions in personal loans in the past year, but many people are perplexed why they’re not offered the advertised rate when they apply.

PROFIT SLUMP: Woolies reveals bag ban pain

PROFIT SLUMP: Woolies reveals bag ban pain

WOOLWORTHS says its sales have been hurt by “customers adjusting” to its ban — but Coles is to blame as well.

Rockhampton accountant's 35 fraud-related charges

premium_icon Rockhampton accountant's 35 fraud-related charges

A ROCKHAMPTON accountant is facing 35 fraud-related charges after allegedly falsifying business records.

Sun 19 Aug 2018

Labor unveils plan to cut power prices

Labor unveils plan to cut power prices

AS the Coalition's civil war over the NEG heats up, Labor has put down a no-nonsense plan that will cut $165 from the average power bill.

Sat 18 Aug 2018

Why high bills are your own fault

Why high bills are your own fault

WE ALL worry about sky-high power prices, but many Australians don’t realise they are committing a basic mistake that is costing them hundreds.

Man earns extra $1k a month for doing nothing

Man earns extra $1k a month for doing nothing

THOMAS Paterson is making an extra $1000 a month “pocket money” that pays his rent — while more or less doing nothing.

'Megatrends' that’ll change where we put our money

premium_icon 'Megatrends' that’ll change where we put our money

HAVE you invested your money in the next ‘megatrend’? One fund claims to have identified six areas with big future potential.

LIQUIDATION: Court orders iconic pub to be wound up

premium_icon LIQUIDATION: Court orders iconic pub to be wound up

A $2.4 MILLION debt has thrust the future of one of Bundaberg's oldest hotels into uncertainty.

Fri 17 Aug 2018

Woman denied job for refusing handshake awarded $6K compo

Woman denied job for refusing handshake awarded $6K compo

A MUSLIM woman has been awarded $6000 in compensation after she was denied a job for refusing to shake the interviewer’s hand.

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