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Spare change and smartphone investing

Aug. 21, 2018 — Nigel Bowen

Lots of Australians have connected their bank account to a smartphone investing app called Raiz (formerly Acorns). Should you?

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Nine out of ten expect ethical portfolios

Nov. 15, 2017 — Alice Richard

Sector grows four-fold in past three years.

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Financial firm drains customers' super, gets slapped with $1m fine

Nov. 1, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

A first-of-its-kind ruling by the Federal Court.

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Life insurance will eventually be opt-in for young AustralianSuper members

Sept. 19, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

The announcement comes at a pivotal time for the superannuation industry.

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Stifled wages could cost $100 billion in retirement savings

Sept. 18, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

A "time bomb" has been planted in Australia's retirement system.

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Consumer advocates earn Queen's Birthday honours

June 14, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Order of Australia awarded to longtime advocates of consumer rights in financial literacy and community health fields.

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Australians drowning in 28000 superannuation plans

June 7, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Bank-owned superannuation funds are using a new sales tactic to confuse Australians.

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Another 100k bank customers ripped off by advisers

May 22, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

More than $200m to be paid out in compensation, says ASIC

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Aussies miss out on $25k due to confusing super products

Feb. 24, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

CHOICE makes number of recommendations before a parliamentary inquiry.

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Get your budget back on track for the new year

Dec. 20, 2016 — Uta Mihm

Christmas credit card bills, new petrol tax and back-to-school costs are putting the squeeze on many household budgets.

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Budgeting software guide

Nov. 23, 2016 — Peter Zaluzny

A good budgeting program for desktop and mobile can help you spend and save both safely and wisely.

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Budgeting software – what we found

Nov. 22, 2016 — Peter Zaluzny

Expert insights into money management programs.

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Why consumers avoid thinking about superannuation

Oct. 24, 2016 — Daniel Graham

CHOICE research suggests many people don't know where to start.

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DIY will kit reviews

Aug. 8, 2016 — Uta Mihm

"Dying to Know Day" puts the spotlight on writing your will.

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Australians urged to be wary of tax scams

July 29, 2016 — Natasha Patch

Tax-related scams have cost Australians more than $1 million in 2016.

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