Taking some simple steps can help you avoid getting bill shock this winter (ABC News: Patrick Rocca)
Energy saving tips for how to avoid bill shock this winter
News article by the ABC
Winter is usually when we crank up the heater, stay indoors more and get our largest power bills. Here are some ways to avoid a nasty surprise in the mail. With living costs and interest rates going up, no one wants bill shock at the end of the season
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Power prices are one of many battlegrounds in the lead-up to the federal election. (ABC News: Liz Pickering)
Power prices to surge up to 18.3 per cent as energy market turmoil flows through to households
News article by the ABC
Benchmark power prices will rise by up to 18.3 per cent as the energy industry watchdog seeks to pass on rocketing production costs to consumers. 
Read More
The Dream Catcher motor yacht was worth millions of dollars when it was last sold. (ABC News: Amy Bainbridge)
The inside story of the Aboriginal Community Benefit Fund collapse and the missing millions
News article by the ABC
For decades, First Nations people made contributions to the Aboriginal Funeral Benefit Fund. Now it's collapsed, thousands are asking: How was it allowed to trade for so long?
Read More
The Reserve Bank says housing policies, such as first home buyer grants, have a big impact on the property market. (ABC News: Gian De Poloni)
HomeBuilder and first home buyer grants made housing less affordable says Reserve Bank
News article by the ABC
Government subsidies such as first home buyer grants and HomeBuilder have boosted demand for homes and helped push up house prices, with "pervasive" impacts on housing outcomes for some Australians, according to the Reserve Bank.
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Jim Chalmers has been forced to clarify that Labor has not abandoned a push to lift the minimum wage. (ABC News: Luke Stephenson)
Federal Treasurer reasserts Labor will stick to plans to formally back minimum wage rise
News article by the ABC
Federal Treasurer Jim Chalmers has clarified that the new Labor government will formally advocate for workers on the minimum wage to get a pay rise.
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Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe is trying to stop inflation rising too quickly (ABC News: Matt Roberts)
Some people benefit from rising inflation, but millions don’t. What’s your situation?
News article by the ABC
When the value of money changes, it doesn't change equally for everyone, writes Gareth Hutchens
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Power prices are one of many battlegrounds in the lead-up to the federal election. (ABC News: Liz Pickering)
Federal election: Contrasting solutions to building Australia’s new and more flexible electricity system
News article by the ABC
To reduce emissions, incorporate new technology and energy sources, Australia needs a new electricity system. The grid of the future needs to be more stable, less centralised and handle large amounts of renewables. The question this election is how to build it.
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Australian Taxation Office resumes chasing small business debts as COVID holiday ends
News article by the ABC
Freedom of information documents reveal tax leniency was shown to small businesses with debts during the pandemic, but now the ATO is changing its tune.
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From a fresh graduate to a mum with five kids, the pandemic pushed these nurses to their limits. (ABC News)
The COVID-19 pandemic left nurses across the nation suffering from burnout. But some grew from it like never before
News article by the ABC
Constant exposure to illness and chemicals, shifts extending beyond 12 hours and inescapable feelings of burnout. Here are the stories of some of those who worked on the front line of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Tarryn Hendry bought her first home earlier this year but now worries about falling house prices. (ABC News: Stephen Cavenagh)
A decade of savings isn’t enough for most first home buyers, as deposits soar out of reach
News article by the ABC
While house prices are expected to fall nationally as interest rates continue to rise, that won't necessarily improve the plight of first home buyers, according to Core Logic's latest housing affordability report. 
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Taking some simple steps can help you avoid getting bill shock this winter (ABC News: Patrick Rocca)

Energy saving tips for how to avoid bill shock this winter

News article by the ABC
Winter is usually when we crank up the heater, stay indoors more and get our largest power bills. Here are some ways to avoid ...

Read More
Power prices are one of many battlegrounds in the lead-up to the federal election. (ABC News: Liz Pickering)

Power prices to surge up to 18.3 per cent as energy market turmoil flows through to households

News article by the ABC
Benchmark power prices will rise by up to 18.3 per cent as the energy industry watchdog seeks to pass on rocketing production ...

Read More
The Dream Catcher motor yacht was worth millions of dollars when it was last sold. (ABC News: Amy Bainbridge)

The inside story of the Aboriginal Community Benefit Fund collapse and the missing millions

News article by the ABC
For decades, First Nations people made contributions to the Aboriginal Funeral Benefit Fund. Now it’s collapsed, thousa ...

Read More
The Reserve Bank says housing policies, such as first home buyer grants, have a big impact on the property market. (ABC News: Gian De Poloni)

HomeBuilder and first home buyer grants made housing less affordable says Reserve Bank

News article by the ABC
Government subsidies such as first home buyer grants and HomeBuilder have boosted demand for homes and helped push up house pr ...

Read More
The investigation found several apps used in Australia share children's data with third-party advertisers. (ABC News: Danielle Bonica)

Investigation reveals tracking by EdTech of millions of Australian school students during COVID lockdowns

News article by the ABC
A global study into the murky world of student data during COVID-19 lockdowns finds more than 4 million Australian school stude ...

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Jim Chalmers has been forced to clarify that Labor has not abandoned a push to lift the minimum wage. (ABC News: Luke Stephenson)

Federal Treasurer reasserts Labor will stick to plans to formally back minimum wage rise

News article by the ABC
Federal Treasurer Jim Chalmers has clarified that the new Labor government will formally advocate for workers on the minimum wa ...

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