The risk of Australia entering recession has just risen
News article by the ABC
From a drop in retail sales to falling house prices, there are signs pointing towards a recession in Australia. How will the Reserve Bank respond?
The risk of Australia entering recession has just risen
Adam thought he was starting a new job, until he lost $28,000. What are recruitment scams and how are they targeting job seekers?
News article by the ABC
It is the scam that preys on the most-vulnerable feeling that job seekers have: hope. Here is what recruitment scams are and how they are targeting job seekers. 
Adam thought he was starting a new job, until he lost $28,000. What are recruitment scams and how are they targeting job seekers?
Australians are already making heartbreaking decisions about how to stretch their dollars. (Unsplash: Caleb Lucas)
Australia’s inflation problem is now entrenched and that means interest rates have to rise again
News article by the ABC
Australians are already making heartbreaking decisions about how to stretch their dollars. Now we've hit a point where higher interest rates are going to cause the kind of pain to wealthier households that higher inflation has been inflicting on low income families, writes David Taylor.
Australia’s inflation problem is now entrenched and that means interest rates have to rise again
New CPI figures reveal just how much costs are increasing. (ABC Everyday: Luke Wong)
Australians are struggling with increasing cost-of-living pressures. Here’s how inflation is driving up the prices of common goods
News article by the ABC
As inflation rose higher than expected during 2022, the rise in the cost of living has significantly impacted Australians in many different areas of their lives. Let's unpack the figures and hear from those struggling with cost-of-living pressures.
Australians are struggling with increasing cost-of-living pressures. Here’s how inflation is driving up the prices of common goods
Borrowers who cannot refinance are likely to face interest rates 1 percentage point or more higher than the best deals in the market. (ABC News: Alistair Kroie/John Gunn)
Inflation rises more than forecast, increasing interest rate hike odds
News article by the ABC
Inflation comes in higher than expected, increasing the chances of another Reserve Bank interest rate rise next month.
Inflation rises more than forecast, increasing interest rate hike odds
Woolworths and Coles have both raised prices, although UBS noted the former had increased them by more. (ABC News)
Supermarket prices surge and there’s more inflation to come, warn analysts
News article by the ABC
Supermarket price increases accelerated over the past three months of 2022, with Woolworths leading the charge, according to research by investment bank UBS.
Supermarket prices surge and there’s more inflation to come, warn analysts
Corryn Harding budgets carefully so she can afford the essentials for her family. (ABC News: Sam Frost)
Single mum sells her car to afford back-to-school essentials as living costs spiral
News article by the ABC
Sydney mum Corryn Harding sold her car and gave her children school bags for Christmas. The Smith Family says it's part of a bigger picture affecting families across Australia.
Single mum sells her car to afford back-to-school essentials as living costs spiral
If you're worried about filling the table on Christmas, you're not alone. (ABC News: Iskhandar Razak)
Inflation is measured using a basket of goods. So how much have prices gone up?
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Inflation is measured using a basket of goods. Here's how much the price of groceries, eating out and fuel has gone up since 2020.
Inflation is measured using a basket of goods. So how much have prices gone up?
Brisbane musician Brendan James moved out of his unit when faced with a 22 per cent rent increase. (ABC News: Mark Leonardi)
Australia’s rental market will only get tighter in 2023. Could more property investors be the answer?
News article by the ABC
Renting a property in an Australian capital city is set to become harder in 2023 as an increase in demand and lack of supply drives up rental prices. But is more property investment the answer to the crisis?
Australia’s rental market will only get tighter in 2023. Could more property investors be the answer?
Australian borrowers are headed for a series of interest rate hikes this year. (ABC News: John Gunn)
Why your mortgage interest rate could rise further, even after the RBA stops hiking
News article by the ABC
Australian banks — which made bumper profits last year — are facing soaring funding costs as they need to repay $188 billion of cheap money borrowed from the Reserve Bank in the coming years, which is bad news for home loan borrowers.
Why your mortgage interest rate could rise further, even after the RBA stops hiking
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