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Christmas lights running cost: Flick the switch on your Xmas energy bill

It’s that time of year when we dust off the fairy lights and compete with the neighbours to be the most extravagant house on...

How to save money on your air conditioning bill this summer

Summer is almost here, and we’ve already had a few scorchers to give us a taste of what’s to come. Though it’s nice to...

5 ways to cut down energy costs in the kitchen

Rising energy prices are hitting Australians hard. If you're looking for ways to cut your power bills, you have more options than just using...

How to budget for your next renovation project (& what you’ll be forking out for it)

The renovation nation trend is continuing in Australia, with many of us spending our weekends improving our homes. The projects that we’re undertaking are...

3 tips for millennials to curb bad spending habits in 2018

No. This isn't another rant about how millennials are narcissistic, self-entitled and don’t know how to hold a job down. Yes. You can still...

How to plan (& stick to) a holiday budget to avoid a financial hangover

The countdown to the holiday season is on. Buying gifts for your loved ones or planning a family holiday can definitely take a toll...

Good bill hunting

With winter behind us, the warmer weather and the arrival of your bloated winter energy statement has heralded the start of 'bill hunting season'! Bill...

9 ways to save money around the home

We’re not talking radical lifestyle changes, or living extremely frugally, but by adopting some simple money-saving measures, you can trim down your outgoing costs...

How to turn over a new financial leaf in 2017

New Year’s Eve means many things. Celebrations, fireworks, maybe some champagne. When January first hits, it’s time for those new year’s resolutions to start...