Managing my finances

Why should I care about the federal budget?

How does the federal budget really impact our daily lives? Read on to find out and for tips for how to navigate any changes.

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Managing my finances

6 common myths about pay advances

Pay advances can serve as a reliable safety net when you find yourself facing unexpected expenses. Debunk these common myths about pay advances!

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6 common myths about buying your first home

Ready to buy your first home? Don't fall for these common myths! Discover the reality about being a homeowner with our tips and insights.

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Resources

Personal loan tips for first time borrowers

Navigate personal loans confidently with our guide for first-time borrowers. Explore tips on determining loan amounts, and finding the right option.

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Resources

Tips to ease your return to work after maternity leave

Get ready to return to work after maternity leave with our organised guide, including checklists for 30 days and 1 week before your return.

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How to talk about money with your partner

Learn how to talk about money in a relationship. Navigate financial discussions with tips for open communication and building a strong partnership.

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How to increase your salary with career development and skill training

Boost income with career development and skill training! Get tips on setting goals, finding mentors, overcoming challenges, and enhancing job skills.

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Resources

Should I open a joint bank account? Explore the pros and cons

Discover the pros and cons of joint bank accounts vs. separate finances. Find balance in managing money as a couple with our helpful insights.

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Budgeting and saving

How to save money on a low income

Discover budgeting tips for saving on a low income in Australia. Learn to manage spending, access government assistance, and build financial resilience.

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Cheap beach holiday destinations in Australia

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Budgeting and saving

Cheap holidays in Australia

Discover wallet-friendly Australian getaways! Our list offers budget-friendly holiday options for your next memorable escape.

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Side hustle jobs in Australia

Explore profitable side gigs in Australia! Find freelance jobs, part-time opportunities, and flexible work for extra income. Start your side hustle today.

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Managing my finances

Understanding different types of insurance

Explore situations where insurance is useful, the range of claims you can make, and the potential savings it can bring to your financial security.

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6 steps to help you choose the right insurance

Choosing the right insurance can feel overwhelming. Here are 6 steps to help you understand what insurance is, types of coverages and key terms.

13 minute read
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Keeping your information safe online: A Q&A with Beforepay CTO Rajini Carpenter

We sat down with Beforepay’s Chief Technology Officer, Rajini Carpenter, to break down what cybersecurity is and tips for keeping your information safe!

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Managing my finances

Ways to earn extra money that work with your schedule

Explore simple and creative ways you could make extra money, from growing your savings to starting a side hustle.

14 minute read
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Managing my finances

4 Tips to help you navigate job loss

Explore strategies, resources and support to overcome the challenges of job loss and navigate career transitions effectively.

11 minute read
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Managing my finances

Budgeting and saving

Why you should think about saving money for an emergency fund

Learn why having an emergency fund is crucial and how it can benefit you. Find out tips and strategies to start saving for unexpected events.

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How do I choose an international money transfer service?

How to send money overseas and find the best international money transfer service, with tips from Western Union.

7 minute read
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Managing my finances

8 ways to ease the stress of rising rent prices

Are you feeling the pressure of the rental crisis and rising rent in Australia? Learn 8 practical ways to save money and ease the cost of living stress.

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6 ways you can manage your debt

These 6 simple practices could help you make informed decisions about your financial future and provide ways to get better at managing your debt.

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Managing my finances

8 questions to ask yourself about HELP loans

Learn how you can access financial support for education, including what you need to know about HELP loans, as well as alternative study loan options.

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4 steps that could help increase your salary

Find out how you might be able to increase your salary, from asking for a pay rise and navigating salary negotiations to upskilling to boost your earning potential.

11 minute read
Get financially fit with a 7 Day Savings Challenge

Managing my finances

Get financially fit with our 7 day savings challenge

Take on our 7 Day Savings Challenge to boost your savings and start positive money management habits that you can take into the year ahead!

8 minute read
Save money and free up your budget by reviewing your subscriptions.

Managing my finances

Budgeting and saving

4 Reasons to spring clean your subscriptions and how to do it

If you’re looking for ways to save money amid inflation and rising costs, reviewing your subscriptions might be a good place to start.

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How to navigate financial stress

Financial decisions can feel big and overwhelming. Learn about what is financial stress and how to navigate it to help you take back control of your finances.

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Managing my finances

How to handle big money decisions

Financial decisions can feel big and overwhelming. Learn how to handle big money decisions to help you take back control of your finances.

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