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I didn’t spend money for a year

CAIT Flanders knew she reckless with her money, so she resolved to make a huge change — don’t buy anything for a year.

Restaurant tests ‘surge pricing’ menu

It's one of the most controversial moves a business can make

Amazon workers ‘sacked at midnight’

Christina Vango told The Mirror she was let go from her job around midnight on January 3.

“It’s disgusting. We still had nearly a month of our contracts left"

Company criticised over racist nail polish name

It's unknown how anyone thought this name was appropriate.

Company sees backlash for remarkably racist product name

You could work for Harry and Meghan

Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, talk to the children of a street dance class during their visit to Star Hub, a community and leisure centre in Cardiff, Wales, Thursday Jan. 18, 2018. The couple spent time with the children at the community centre, during their official visit to Wales.

Harry and Meghan have reportedly advertised for an assistant

'Why I tried to burn myself alive'

Brett Fallon on his Miowera property adjacent to Brisk Bay near Bowen. He is taking on the council and banks over property and financial issues.

Destitute and out of control after he lost everything

Region's farmers: 'Climate change is real and happening now'

Darling Downs Farmer Sid Plant.

Farmers rally over dire situation on the Darling Downs

How to break up with money

Melissa Browne, the author of Unf*ck your Finances knows how to break up with money.

‘How I succeeded in breaking up with money’

How to fast-track a home deposit

SAVING enough money for a home deposit is still a big challenge despite improving housing and finance conditions. Here are some strategies that may help.

Noel Whittaker says don't get beached by dream purchase

Be careful if you're thinking about buying a holiday house, warns Noel Whittaker

Noel Whittaker warns about holiday houses

Aussie kids scored $1.1b these holidays

The ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’ hands out more than $368 million during the Christmas holidays. Picture: iStock

AUSSIE kids have been raking it in thanks to the “Bank of Mum and Dad”.

How to avoid a debt trap

A stressed couple trying to work out how to manage their bills and household finances.

There are simple ways to ease money pain in 2018

Parents slacking on phone rules for kids

AUSTRALIAN parents lack the ability to enforce phone rules, as experts warn the increased use of mobiles among children is behind growing levels of depression.

The Coast man taking the music industry by storm

Taran Croxton has started a Cloud-based online music management system which connects venues to artists without the need to pay for a manager.

They say necessity is the mother of invention

Apple battery scandal: You weren’t ‘paying attention’

Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook, centre, poses for a selfie with customers during the debut of the iPhone X. Picture: Justin Sullivan

The tech giant has apologised for deliberately slowing down iPhones

Solar firm wound up over debt claims

Two companies said the solar power installation firm owed them money. (File photo)

Companies say Wide Bay solar firm owes nearly $89,000

New postcode restrictions for home loans

HOME loan lending with the nation’s largest bank is about to get harder.

Building your prosperity through property

People like investing in something they understand - everyone lives in a property - plus you can see, touch and perhaps even drive past the asset you own.

The three simple investing principles you have to know

OPINION: Fixation with coal starting to look like socialism

Australia's Treasurer Scott Morrison pictured holding a piece of coal during House of Representatives Question Time at Parliament House in Canberra, in February.

Honestly, what is up with our politicians' preoccupation with coal?

How to stop losing 'easy' sales

15/07/02 110966 Building industry, tradesmans toolbelt. Photo Brett Wortman / Sunshine Coast Daily

There are things you can do to stop losing easy sales

Madness that allowed foreign workers a foot in the door

Sparks fly as a sheet metal worker fabricates a piece of mining equipment at Mastermyne Engineering.   Photo: Chris Ison / The Morning Bulletin

That is what the 457 visa program had become - a madness

OPINION: Super changes to impact thousands

The government's changes to superannuation could potentially impact almost anyone currently contributing to or drawing from a superannuation account, such as those working and retired.

Do you understand how the new rules will affect you from July 1?

Internet savages new Nintendo product

WHEN Nintendo announced a new product it hoped would revolutionise gaming, it likely didn’t expect the world to react like this.

Amazon to launch $5 a month music service

Amazon has revealed plans to launch its Echo range of smart speakers in Australia, as used by David and Emily Bain, and their 20-month-old son Liam. Picture: Ian Currie

New Amazon speaker can also deliver Aussie cricket sledges

Uber $150 ‘cleaning fee scam’

An Uber driver charged Sydney customer Ebony the maximum $150 cleaning fee for a mystery mess she says she did not make.

Uber customer Ebony has warned of a “cleaning fee scam’

CES 2018: Best tech gadgets on the planet

Samsung’s new giant 146-inch TV can be used to create a ‘wall-sized’ display. Picture: John Locher/AP

Here’s the best of the world’s largest tech convention