Surging property values in Sydney and Melbourne during November, along with a housing rebound in Perth, has delivered the biggest increase in national house prices in 16 years. Sydney and Melbourne property prices rose 2.7% and 2.2% respectively in November  Those increases, along with Perth rebounding, led to the biggest monthly jump in national house…

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The growing problem of phone scams is expected to cost Australians more $500 million this year, to the government and regulators are moving to block popular ones and push telcos to ramp up efforts to combat them. The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has been reviewing the problem for 18 months and this week…

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Australia’s two biggest property markets, Sydney and Melbourne, are projected to hit new peaks by the end of 2020 that could see regulatory authorities reintroduce measures to calm an overheated market, according to RiskWise Property Research. While the market has been subdued for around two years, the Reserve Bank’s interest rate cuts and relaxed lending…

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It’s a funny thing when you realise that your parents are old. It makes you reflect on their...

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7 ways to make extra money… fast   Everyone has a moment of financial desperation. An unexpected big...

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