Afterpay says its working towards becoming a public company in the US, after sales in North America outstripped those in Australia and New Zealand.
A new report shows Australian parents are propping up about a third of all first home buyers, as house prices continue to soar.
Cryptocurrency firm Coinbase has hit a market value of $US100 billion ($A130 billion) in its stock market listing.
Shoppers keep flocking to buy now, pay later services, with the provider that signed up JB Fi-Fi and The Good Guys breaking transaction records.
Rebecca Le May
The total market value of cryptocurrencies pushed past $US2 trillion ($2.6tr) for the first time, doubling in about two months amid surging institutional demand.
Melbourne-based Cettire’s shares added nearly 200 per cent in the March quarter as WA companies including NRW Holdings and Perenti Global nursed big losses.
The 2021 NZ government budget has been set for May 20, with the overarching objectives would be in line with the government's already announcer work program.
Investing in real estate can set you up for life, experts say. And here’s what you should know to make maximum cash from your properties.
Customers will be looking to splash the cash on buy now, pay later sales, but money experts are urging them not to break their budgets.
A big majority of JobKeeper recipients have been sole traders and other small businesses, and now it’s time for a vital check-up.
The Reserve Bank of Australia said the nation’s economy is recovering strongly and it’s watching for the impact of the looming withdrawal of some government programs.
As the Federal Government offers half-price flights, Anthony Keane looks at how you can give your frequent flyer points a boost.
WA’s female leaders have dominated the top 50 spots on a new list revealing the wealth of Australia’s richest women.
Regulators have ‘raised concerns’ with Whyalla steelworks saviour Sanjeev Gupta as the solvency of his key financier falters.
Perry Williams, Cameron England, Nick Evans
Credit card customers chasing rewards points spend nearly $53,000 just to get a $169 kettle. See the list of other costly items.
Australians could be forced to work for far longer as the costs to retire increase, shock new figures show.
The Council of Financial Regulators is generally happy with the lending standards in the currently hot housing market.
A handy $250 will start dropping into the bank accounts of more than 5 million Australians from next week.
Knowing the full price of something has become murkier for consumers. Here’s how to keep on your toes.
Governor Philip Lowe says the economic recovery is well under way and has been stronger than was earlier expected.
The talks follow a move by Credit Suisse to freeze funds that it ran with help from the financier, citing ‘considerable uncertainty’ about the valuations of some of the holdings.
Lucca de Paoli and Giles Turner
Afterpay and other Buy Now, Pay Later providers will soon be subject to a new minimum standards which are set to impact consumers.
Consumers attempting to renegotiate a better interest rate on their mortgage may miss out on thousands of dollars in savings.
Private health insurance members should be bracing themselves for premium hikes in the coming weeks, but there are ways to save.
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