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Mon 13 Jul 2020

Bank’s lucrative offer to first home buyers

Bank’s lucrative offer to first home buyers

An Aussie bank has dramatically dropped the amount first home buyers need to save for a home, helping them buy a property faster.

Anxious wait over JobKeeper’s future

premium_icon Anxious wait over JobKeeper’s future

Financial lifelines will eventually come to an end in Australia leaving many people in a precarious position. Here’s what could happen.

‘Defies reality’: Scary statistic shows grim job reality

premium_icon ‘Defies reality’: Scary statistic shows grim job reality

Nearly 380,000 Queenslanders were looking for work in May, but more shocking is just how few jobs were up for grabs.

Victoria records 177 new cases, fears over NSW outbreak

Victoria records 177 new cases, fears over NSW outbreak

Victoria has recorded 177 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours and there is national concern over a pub outbreak in Sydney.

Miner who turned $1 into $1b asset

premium_icon Miner who turned $1 into $1b asset

The man who invested $1 in a struggling Queensland coal mine five years ago and turned it into a billion dollar asset is hoping to repeat his success.

Family slammed for toilet paper stash

Family slammed for toilet paper stash

A snap of a family’s garage almost stacked to the roof with toilet paper has lead to criticism that “the most wealthy are the most selfish”.

Ex Nine boss's Byron heart attack: ‘I could have died’

premium_icon Ex Nine boss's Byron heart attack: ‘I could have died’

Former Channel 9 boss David Gyngell has revealed he could have died after suffering a heart attack while training with tennis superstar Pat Rafter at Byron Bay...

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