Australians are being encouraged to start the new year by setting financial goals and taking control of their money.
For many of us, New Year’s Eve (NYE) means going out. But what if you don’t feel like braving the crowds, or you have the post-Christmas cash blues?
Melbourne is the most desired holiday location in Australia, with 4.25 million Aussies indicating they’d like to visit, according to a Roy Morgan survey.
Unemployment levels are lower than they were a year ago, but these rates are slowing and wage growth could go with it.
MLC have released new research showing that just over half of Australian women feel in control of their finances, with the remaining half concerned about the lack of opportunities available for women to grow their super, as well as their savings.
Commonwealth Bank personal customers are now banned from depositing more than $20,000 per day at the bank’s ATMs.
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) have released the latest ‘gender equality scorecard’, finding that while many areas have seen improvement there is still a ways to go.
Australia’s banking industry may see more movement away from traditional models, as well as increased levels of competition in the future, thanks to updated regulatory and legislative reforms from the federal government to enhance the presence of credit unions, building societies and other customer-owned banks in the nation’s financial landscape.
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