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Sick health fund rort exposed

premium_icon Sick health fund rort exposed

The health funds not increasing benefits they pay their members

‘Boost dole and minimum wage’

‘Boost dole and minimum wage’

Social groups call for dole boost to match minimum wage increase

Eating breakfast could be making you fat

premium_icon Eating breakfast could be making you fat

"It is the most important meal as it gets me going for the day"

Health funds axe benefits as premiums rise

premium_icon Health funds axe benefits as premiums rise

Medicare writes to members warning benefits will be cut

Centrelink to outsource call centre staff

premium_icon Centrelink to outsource call centre staff

HUNDREDS of new Centrelink call centre jobs will be privatised.

Minister: how we will improve Centrelink

premium_icon Minister: how we will improve Centrelink

Minister outlines plan to improve Centrelink’s services.

Discount card for Aussie war vets

Discount card for Aussie war vets

PM introduces savings card with discounts for all Aussie veterans.

PM backs US-style military card

premium_icon PM backs US-style military card

Australian veterans to get discounts on food and electricity.

Welfare hot spots: Bundy suburbs broken down by benefits

premium_icon Welfare hot spots: Bundy suburbs broken down by benefits

New data revealed the two suburbs had 675 people receiving Newstart.

‘There’s no respite’: Aussies secretly struggling

‘There’s no respite’: Aussies secretly struggling

We need to support our single parent families much more

Drinking wine makes people more creative, study finds

Drinking wine makes people more creative, study finds

“Do you drink?” “Of course, I just said I was a writer.” S.King

New Zealand plans to scrap benefits

New Zealand plans to scrap benefits

NZ could become one of first developed countries to scrap benefits.

Being energy efficient will save you money, sweat and tears

Being energy efficient will save you money, sweat and tears

Sustainable House Day celebrates renewable energy