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How to get your $250 by Christmas

How to get your $250 by Christmas

More than five million Aussies are set to get $250 by Christmas

‘Very frustrating’ reason why people aren’t taking up work

Premium Content ‘Very frustrating’ reason why people aren’t taking up work

An influx of jobs is becoming available across FNQ as businesses rebuild from a...

‘Children are going to school with lunch’: Pitt's card claim

Premium Content ‘Children are going to school with lunch’: Pitt's card claim

It comes after a Christmas BBQ invite offered “a day off”

Drug kingpin trafficks $1.2m of drugs, claims Centrelink

Premium Content Drug kingpin trafficks $1.2m of drugs, claims Centrelink

The drug kingpin in a sophisticated trafficking business transported $630,000 of...

Big losers in the budget revealed

Big losers in the budget revealed

There will be no rise in the base rate of the JobSeeker payment

Facial recognition to access welfare in overhaul

Premium Content Facial recognition to access welfare in overhaul

Australians will be able to use facial recognition to access welfare through...

Huge setback for 400,000 on dole

Huge setback for 400,000 on dole

400,000 Australians could be forced to wait months for JobSeeker

When Australia’s real pain will start

When Australia’s real pain will start

The countdown is on to the day the rug will be pulled from under us

Payment boost for one key group

Payment boost for one key group

One group of Australians will get a boost to their payments but those getting...

‘Forgotten’ electorate where nearly half are on JobKeeper

Premium Content ‘Forgotten’ electorate where nearly half are on JobKeeper

It’s a seat Labor seized from the LNP in 2017, but prevailing conditions make it...

How her own home changed her world

Premium Content How her own home changed her world

25-year-old mum forced to spend six months couchsurfing

Day the economy could fall off a cliff

Day the economy could fall off a cliff

Treasury’s forecasts show unemployment peaking later than expected

CASH LIFELINES: Six payments you could claim today

Premium Content CASH LIFELINES: Six payments you could claim today

Low on funds? Here’s a list of packages you can apply for today

Fears women will be hardest hit by cuts

Premium Content Fears women will be hardest hit by cuts

Concerns for women who may slip back below the poverty line

Woman shares nightmare post-COVID job search tale

Premium Content Woman shares nightmare post-COVID job search tale

From a boss watching sport mid interview to an email slamming her resume, a Mackay...

Australia’s big dole myth busted

Australia’s big dole myth busted

The official unemployment rate is currently at 7.1 per cent.

Call to kick protesters off JobSeeker

Call to kick protesters off JobSeeker

Finance Minister suggests cutting welfare payments to activists

‘Horrified’: Single mum’s robodebt nightmare

Premium Content ‘Horrified’: Single mum’s robodebt nightmare

“I am a single mum, my husband passed away..."

24-hour police protection over threats

24-hour police protection over threats

The Federal Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has been given a 24-hour security detail...

Shocking number of Aussies now on welfare

Shocking number of Aussies now on welfare

Coronavirus: Half of working-age Australians now reliant on welfare

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