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Christmas crackers

If you can’t get enough of the dad jokes you find in your Christmas crackers, here are a few more for your festive feasts. What did Santa do when he went speed dating? He pulled a cracker! Why was the turkey in the pop group? Because he was the only one with drumsticks! What do […]

Top money-saving tips for the new year

How’s your credit card looking after doing all the Christmas shopping? Have you made yet another New Year’s resolution to be better with your money? Whatever your situation, we could probably all do with spending a little less and saving a little more. How to save money on bills Avoid the lazy tax If you’ve […]

5 ways to shop a little smarter this Christmas

If cash flow is looking a tad grim this year, here are some ideas to up the presents under the tree, noting it’s the presence around it that really counts. We don’t need to list the events of 2020 to say it’s been a big one, particularly as we approach the festive season, where many […]

15 Brilliant Spring Cleaning Hacks

Sourced from https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/627564/best-zoom-products-video-meetings?utm_content=infinitescroll1 Spring cleaning feels great … once it’s finished. But getting there isn’t always so fun. To help you get to the enjoyable side of spring cleaning, we’ve rounded up some tips and tricks to streamline the process and leave you with more time to enjoy your fresh and tidy home. 1. ADD […]

Are you being scammed?

Scamwatch has received over 4160 scam reports mentioning the coronavirus with over $3 360 000 in reported losses since the outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Common scams include phishing for personal information, online shopping, and superannuation scams. If you have been scammed or have seen a scam, you can make a report on the Scamwatch website, and find more information […]

Is your insurance cover going up?

With the effect of the current environment and a number of other factors, we have recently been notified that some insurance premiums will increase by up to 100%. So if it has been a while since you have had your insurance reviewed, this should be the incentive to ensure your insurance cover is still suitable […]

Simple strategies to paying your home loan off faster

With interest rates being at record lows, you now have the best chance of making a real dent in your home loan. A small change in how you repay your home loan can make a big difference over time. By following these simple suggestions from our lending specialist Warren Richards, it is possible to reduce your debt more rapidly than […]

The economic hangover of COVID-19: how long will it last?

As the Australian economy begins to emerge from hibernation, the question of what the recovery will look like – and how long it will take – is being hotly debated. AMP Capital chief economist Dr Shane Oliver says that although economic activity is unlikely to return to pre-COVID-19 (coronavirus) levels until late in 2021, just […]