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Business to receive carbon tax repeal savings

The competition watchdog has put business on notice, warning it will take enforcement action if cost savings linked to the government’s carbon tax repeal are not passed on.

Is your business paying too much for electricity?

Electricity prices are only going to continue to climb this year, which is why Rhys Clay says it's time businesses act against power expenses now. "Some businesses may be able to significantly reduce their electricity bill by directly negotiating an open-contract for electricity supply."

Prepare for looming power price hikes

Make it Cheaper's Tim Wolfenden spent some time in country NSW recently, which allowed him to get a "bit of a reality check" about upcoming electricity price rises. "Households and small businesses across NSW will see their electricity bills soar by an average of 17.3 percent. This will add an extra $1000 onto an average small business bill of $6000. Where’s that going to come from?"

Queensland electricity prices up 9.2 percent

The Australian Energy Regulator has approved a 9.2 percent price increase for Queensland's electricity providers, Energex and Ergon Energy beginning July 1st.

Families fearful as electricity prices soar in NSW

Soaring electricity prices are forcing families into 'fuel poverty' increasing the fear of disconnection over their unpaid electricity bills in NSW.

Electricity prices to go up 17.5 % by July 2010

Prices for electricity in Western Australia are set to soar in the coming months, with Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett announcing significant increases in...


Australia facing its worst economic contraction in history

The ABS confirmed Australia’s first recession since 1990 after recording two consecutive quarters of economic decline. After being hammered by the pandemic, bushfires and drought,...

Let’s Talk: Investing to Succeed

Figuring out where to best invest your time and money is a difficult task. As businesses scale, leaders’ daily tasks become more and more...

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment offered to Victorian workers living in NSW or SA

People who live in New South Wales and South Australia but work in Victoria are now eligible for a $1,500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment...

Afterpay doubles revenue and partners with Worldpay to go global

Despite the global economic slow-down, the shift to online spending and move from traditional forms of credit have boosted Afterpay’s position domestically and internationally. Afterpay...