Money

Thu 24 Jan 2019

Afterpay sucks student into $3110 debt

Afterpay sucks student into $3110 debt

Buy now, pay later company executives have been grilled at a Senate inquiry looking into how they dominate young Australians’ debt.

Wed 23 Jan 2019

Search for mystery $1m lotto winner

Search for mystery $1m lotto winner

If you bought a lottery ticket in Sydney’s CBD in December, you’d want to make sure you triple-checked your numbers.

Tue 22 Jan 2019

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

How this Bitcoin investor lost $3 million with one mistake

SAM Karagiozis was one of Australia’s most enthusiastic crypto supporters. Now, the outspoken entrepreneur has revealed he’s lost a fortune.

Afterpay slams ‘broke AF’ ad

Afterpay slams ‘broke AF’ ad

An ad encouraging “broke” Aussies to use Afterpay to “treat themselves” has been savaged by the buy-now, pay-later provider.

Warning of world economy shock

Warning of world economy shock

It’s not looking good for the global economy, which is weakening faster than expected — and there are warnings of serious hurdles ahead.

Sun 20 Jan 2019

Digital-only banks now available in Australia

Digital-only banks now available in Australia

DIGITAL-only banks are creeping into the banking space and giving customers more choice on who they do transactions with. Find out what they can offer you.

Sat 19 Jan 2019

The lotto curse could be enough to put you off entering

The lotto curse could be enough to put you off entering

A Sydney woman has just scooped $107 million in Australia’s biggest Powerball prize. But is she really lucky?

Fri 18 Jan 2019

One winner scoops $107m in Powerball record

One winner scoops $107m in Powerball record

A Sydney mother in her 40s says she won’t be quitting her job after scooping $107 million in Australia’s largest ever individual lottery prize.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

The huge amount Australians spend on cigarettes

The huge amount Australians spend on cigarettes

The huge amount of money Australians are wasting on smoking has been revealed, and there could be other unexpected financial consequences.

Simple ways to slash debt

Simple ways to slash debt

ROLLING your debt into a single agreement can cut thousands of dollars off your interest bill. But they don’t come without traps. Here’s how you can avoid them.

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