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Sat 21 Jul 2018

Drivers slugged when renewing insurance

Drivers slugged when renewing insurance

NEVER renew your car insurance without checking the competition, experts say. The damage to your wallet can be huge.

Easy way to get a cheaper coffee

Easy way to get a cheaper coffee

THERE’S a simple way you can get a discount on your cup of coffee, but not everyone is thrilled with the idea.

Fashion blogger sells beach house

Fashion blogger sells beach house

SOCIAL media influencer, fashion blogger and stylist Nikki Parkinson has sold her Sunshine Coast beach house.

Potential projects which could make waves in Mackay

Potential projects which could make waves in Mackay

IT HAS to stack up, but it's becoming increasingly likely Mackay residents could one day hang ten in their very own surfing wave pool.

Passion, positivity good mix for chefs

Passion, positivity good mix for chefs

RELIABLE, hardworking and enthusiastic chefs are in high demand as restaurants and cafes scramble to fill the growing number of roles.

$1700 a day without leaving home

$1700 a day without leaving home

Amber, 30, works as an “elite camgirl”, charging huge fees for her online-only performances to wealthy viewers.

Cane growers set to buy back Mackay Sugar mill

Cane growers set to buy back Mackay Sugar mill

MACKAY Sugar Limited has announced it will sell off one of its mills to cane growers, if all goes to plan.

Fri 20 Jul 2018

Tourism success story: A Coffs must see attraction

Tourism success story: A Coffs must see attraction

One of Coffs Harbour's must-see tourist attractions has welcomed its 100,000th visitor this week.

Big banks’ sneaky $12 rip-off

Big banks’ sneaky $12 rip-off

COMMBANK customers are being secretly screwed out of $58 a year — and other banks aren’t much better, according to this “huge wake-up call”.

Would you shop three times a day at this supermarket?

Would you shop three times a day at this supermarket?

WOOLIES has quietly opened a new type of store that you’ll barely recognise. It hopes it will fundamentally change the way you shop.

I KID EWE NOT: Lambs reach record high at Warwick saleyards

I KID EWE NOT: Lambs reach record high at Warwick saleyards

AGENTS were left gobsmacked when a pen of lambs sold for a price even the buyer wasn't expecting to pay.

Queensland company wins four-year Tweed tourism contract

Queensland company wins four-year Tweed tourism contract

Tweed Shire Council takes a new direction for the promotion of its tourism.

Thu 19 Jul 2018

Why Facebook CEO won’t ban Holocaust deniers

Why Facebook CEO won’t ban Holocaust deniers

FACEBOOK CEO Mark Zuckerberg says while he finds Holocaust denial “deeply offensive,” he doesn’t believe he should ban it from his increasingly controversial social...

Why fun and fit workplaces matter

Why fun and fit workplaces matter

YOGA classes and walking meetings might seem like agony for some, but workplace health and fitness programs can offer many benefits, from attracting talent to...

Australia’s sly new space spy

Australia’s sly new space spy

AUSTRALIA has invented an ingeniously simple way to detect and track deadly projectiles in orbit above us. And it could give us an edge in the growing war on space...

Dodgy finance tool leaving Aussies in debt

Dodgy finance tool leaving Aussies in debt

AUSSIE families are being left in millions of dollars of debt. And it all comes down to a simple text when applying for a home loan.

Dad called a ‘paedophile’ over this photo

Dad called a ‘paedophile’ over this photo

THIS photo shows a heartfelt moment between a father and his daughter, but it’s been tarnished by one woman’s offensive comments online.

Simple ways to help claw back thousands

Simple ways to help claw back thousands

YOU could be missing out on thousands of dollars sitting right under your nose — and all it takes to claim it is one conversation.

Italians and Indians join forces as supercar brand emerges

Italians and Indians join forces as supercar brand emerges

Some of the industry's best combine for Automobili Pininfarina.

Millennial’s absurd saving budget

Millennial’s absurd saving budget

A YOUNG Australian is enduring a fearsome backlash after describing her struggle to save for a house on her six-figure salary.

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