MoneySmart (moneysmart. gov.au), the government website that helps Aussies take control of their money, suggests changing your repayments from monthly to fortnightly. “By paying half the monthly amount every two weeks, you’ll make the equivalent of an extra month’s repayment a year (since each year has 26 fortnights),” it says.
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WRAP YOUR SLEEP SPACE IN THE WARM EMBRACE OF LUXURIOUS VELVET!
TAKE THE EDGE off a BALCONY
If your outdoor garden is confined to a slab in the sky, you can still make it flourish
The DAHLIA buds of May
From Christmas to May, dahlias are energetic extroverts, pushing against the coming of winter 'til the bitter end. And they're brilliant indoors!
SO COOL, so casual
This grand garden has a gem of an idea - or three - that can transform your own plot!
Make a cute a kids' toy from bits and pieces lying around your workshop
SOAP IT UP!
Melt, mix and mould your way to bars so beautiful. They make marvellous Mother's Day gifts or keep them for yourself!
Make your sticky date pud even more delectable, sweet and gooey!
The foliage is fabulous - and the various colours, shapes and sizes of these trees will suit any part of your garden!
AS THE WEATHER COOLS DOWN YOUR KITCHEN WARMS UP WITH THESE SWEET AND DELICATELY SPICED BAKES CAD
FAST ED'S KITCHEN
You'll have fun making - and eating - what's on the menu this month, from hot dogs to apple pie and cupcakes
Opening the Spigot
Conservatives want to limit social media companies’ power to control content
The West's Worst Shootout
The tragedy at Goingsnake left 11 men dead-and a lot of questions.
THE WILDEST TOWN IN THE INDIAN TERRITORY
MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA'S EARLY YEARS AS A FRONTIER OUTPOST WERE VIOLENT, DANGEROUS AND UNPREDICTABLE.
I TURNED 19!
Para surfing champion and disability advocate Liv Stone knows how to turn the tide.
DEADLY ILLNESS TARGETS KIDS!
Mystery hepatitis outbreak linked to China virus leak
PARK OUTDOORS: FORD RECALLS SUVS DUE TO ENGINE FIRE RISK
Ford is asking the owners of 350,000 vehicles in to take them to dealers for repairs in three recalls, including about 39,000 that should be parked outdoors because the engines can catch fire.
PEAVEY HP 2
No Quick Fix
Two national companies took over the motorized wheelchair industry. Disabled customers have been paying the price.
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A dairy farming father's love for his family lives on in the tools that he left behind.