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Housing crisis a worry for three-out-of-four young Australians

Aug. 21, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Renters are struggling to make ends meet while first-time home owners face threatening rate rises.

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Stop saving, start spending: MYEFO

Dec. 22, 2016 — Daniel Graham

Mid-year outlook says household borrowing will drive economic growth, but consumers aren't feeling the joy.

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One in four households struggling to get by

Nov. 17, 2016 — Daniel Graham

Our latest consumer survey reveals small gains, but many are still struggling with cost of living.

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Electricity costs still Aussie householders' biggest concern

Sept. 2, 2016 — Kate Browne

CHOICE Consumer Pulse measures Australian attitudes to the cost of living.

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How politicians can work for consumers

April 14, 2016 — Erin Turner

CHOICE has called on political parties to fix five problems for consumers.

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Consumer Pulse reveals Aussies' economic gloom

Oct. 22, 2015 — Kate Browne

22 October 2015 |The latest Consumer Pulse survey shows issues of trust and economic concerns.

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Latest CHOICE Consumer Pulse reveals widespread money worries

July 30, 2015 — Andy Kollmorgen

Electricity tops the list - but it's far from the only worry.

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