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Fri 21 Sep 2018

Hack your way to an island escape

premium_icon Hack your way to an island escape

TOO bored or lazy to bother switching superannuation or energy? What if it meant you could score free flights to Bali or Fiji for the whole family?

How Echo Show will change way we live at home

How Echo Show will change way we live at home

THERE is a new gadget making life easier in a world that seems to becoming busier. The Amazon Alexa is changing the way we live at home.

Are you the mystery $30m Powerball winner?

Are you the mystery $30m Powerball winner?

A TASMANIAN player has won a $30 million Powerball jackpot on their own — but is yet to claim their prize.

Could you live in a tiny, tiny home?

premium_icon Could you live in a tiny, tiny home?

COULD you live in a 10 sqm home with your bedroom, kitchen and bathroom all in the same room if it meant you didn’t have a mortgage?

Justice for workers underpaid by $300,000

premium_icon Justice for workers underpaid by $300,000

Company issued large fine for underpaying staff by $300,000

The jobs that are set to disappear in Australia

The jobs that are set to disappear in Australia

A MAJOR inquiry into the future of work in Australia has revealed the type of job that won’t be around much longer and what skills you will need.

Customers ripped off by credit card rewards

premium_icon Customers ripped off by credit card rewards

CREDIT card customers hunting rewards points are having to splash out an average of $22,000 just to get a piddling $100 gift card. Are you getting ripped off?

Farmers watch prices rise but still being left short

premium_icon Farmers watch prices rise but still being left short

SOUTHERN Downs producers are missing out on unprecedented action in the markets.

Amazon announces new Alexa-powered devices at HQ event

Amazon announces new Alexa-powered devices at HQ event

IN YEARS to come we will wonder how we ever lived without such sophisticated technology. Today, the world says hello to Amazon's newest gadgets.

Park, walking trails planned for new $121m community

premium_icon Park, walking trails planned for new $121m community

The new estate was unveiled this week as construction on the $121 million development started.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

Family left homeless after insurance fight

Family left homeless after insurance fight

A MUM of two children with special needs has broken down on the witness stand after describing her “atrocious” battle with Suncorp.

REVEALED: Massive new $1b project planned for Gladstone

premium_icon REVEALED: Massive new $1b project planned for Gladstone

A $1 BILLION project, expected to create hundreds of jobs for three decades, has been placed in the fast lane by Queensland's Coordinator General.

The Aussie jobs that are set to disappear

The Aussie jobs that are set to disappear

A MAJOR inquiry into the future of work in Australia has revealed the type of job that won’t be around much longer and what skills you will need.

How drop in migration would hit Aussies hard: analyst warns

How drop in migration would hit Aussies hard: analyst warns

A COLLAPSE in overseas migration into Australia could act as a major drag on the property market and the economy for years, latest analysis warns.

Couple earns $150k but feel poorer than ever

Couple earns $150k but feel poorer than ever

DOUBLING your income to six figures might sound like a great idea, but this couple feels poorer than ever — and it has a lot to do with Sydney.

This CV mistake could get you fired

This CV mistake could get you fired

UP TO 80 per cent of us do it — but at the extreme end of the scale, it could cost you your job or land you in court.

Dodgy Westpac doc reveals ‘fraud’

Dodgy Westpac doc reveals ‘fraud’

AN INTERNAL tracker document allegedly shows how Westpac staff committed “fraud” on an elderly couple.

7-Eleven $3 coffee rip-off exposed

7-Eleven $3 coffee rip-off exposed

THE convenience chain describes its cheap coffee as “outstanding value”, but a simple experiment has blown the lid off that claim. Watch the video.

This will be the best 50 cents you spend all week

This will be the best 50 cents you spend all week

WHAT can you get for 50 cents a day these days? Certainly not a great deal.

How Google plans to invade your car

How Google plans to invade your car

THE tech giant is not content with dominating your smartphone.

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