Business

Fri 22 Feb 2019

How to buy a good thing: the unloved cars at the right price

How to buy a good thing: the unloved cars at the right price

If a new car sells slowly, it doesn’t have to mean it’s a dog. At the right price, unloved models can be good things.

RBA will cut rates if economy falters

RBA will cut rates if economy falters

Australia’s central bank has the “flexibility” to cut interest rates if the economy falters this year and workers start losing their jobs.

No longer the Commodore car company: new SUV and ute focus

No longer the Commodore car company: new SUV and ute focus

Holden boss says SUVs are the company’s future — and doesn’t rule out sawing off Commodore and Astra.

New Mazda3 raising quality and the price

New Mazda3 raising quality and the price

Mazda goes premium with fourth-generation hatch, leaving budget buyers to find another option.

Thu 21 Feb 2019

Aussie dollar spikes on jobs figures

Aussie dollar spikes on jobs figures

Full-time employment rising was good news for the Australian dollar, which is a key indicator for the RBA’s decision on rates.

Samsung S10 5G: regional Aussies will be among first

Samsung S10 5G: regional Aussies will be among first

REGIONAL Australians will be among the first in the world to experience 5G connectivity under a deal between Samsung and Telstra.

Samsung debuts could be the Apple AirPods killer

Samsung debuts could be the Apple AirPods killer

Samsung has dropped a new pair of wireless earbuds that it hopes can take down one of Apple’s most popular products.

Classic Peter Brock designed Commodore sells for $165,000

Classic Peter Brock designed Commodore sells for $165,000

Two icons of Australian motoring earned big paydays for owners at Melbourne auction.

New car technology ensures you always gain green lights

New car technology ensures you always gain green lights

New technology promises to take the anxiety out of this common road gripe but it could come at the expense of other road users.

Bank victims to get second chance

Bank victims to get second chance

Labor has revealed the cornerstone of its response to the banking royal commission — an “unprecedented” scheme to compensate customers.

Samsung Galaxy S10 wide camera will be winner for Aussies

Samsung Galaxy S10 wide camera will be winner for Aussies

A SUPER wide angle camera is set to be the winner for Samsung's 10th anniversary Galaxy S10 phone which was unveiled in San Francisco today.

Fashion blogger says Samsung S10 range 'gorgeous'

Fashion blogger says Samsung S10 range 'gorgeous'

Fashion blogger Nadia Fairfax described it as “almost like a Diamond ring, you want to show it off, to show that you have the latest one”.

Why you may cheat on the Galaxy S10

Why you may cheat on the Galaxy S10

It’s good-looking, well dressed, and loaded with personality. But there are reasons why you might be tempted to cheat on the Samsung Galaxy S10+.

Samsung launches flexible Galaxy Fold

Samsung launches flexible Galaxy Fold

In an unprecedented launch, Samsung has revealed five new flagship smartphones, including a handset that folds out to become a tablet.

$400k Michel’s Patisserie disaster

$400k Michel’s Patisserie disaster

A Queensland couple was promised a Michel’s Patisserie store could bring in $12,000 per week. In just over a year, the store was abandoned.

Wed 20 Feb 2019

Hidden way your drug use is tracked

Hidden way your drug use is tracked

Australians are using tonnes of meth, cocaine, MDMA and heroin, costing them billions and the government has a sneaky way of finding out.

Disgraced bank boss’s $1m payday

Disgraced bank boss’s $1m payday

NAB CEO Andrew Thorburn will walk away from the top job with his pockets well and truly lined despite the bank’s shocking behaviour.

Powerball jackpots to $30 million

Powerball jackpots to $30 million

As $30 million goes up for grabs in tomorrow’s Powerball draw, lotto officials have revealed the most frequently drawn numbers in the past eight months.

Traffic jams: why you’re the problem

Traffic jams: why you’re the problem

If congestion busting technology is to become a reality, an expert says, we need to remove all human involvement in the transport network.

Tue 19 Feb 2019

How 25yo built $1.75m property empire

How 25yo built $1.75m property empire

JOEY D’Agata bought his first home four years ago at just 21. Today, he’s built a four-property portfolio — and it’s making him rich.

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