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Ex-wife breaks down over missing millions

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Where you’re most likely to win the lotto

17/06/1997 PIRATE: Tattslotto numbered balls. Lottery. Gambling. Lotto. Tatts. THEY say winning the Lotto is all about luck. But it could in fact, be all about location. Lotto has revealed this year’s hot spots and it looks as though Victoria is the luckiest state. Statistics released by Lotto revealed between …

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The amount we’ll each spend on Christmas

David Koch’s top four tips to paying off post-Christmas debt Australians will spend billions on Christmas this year. Picture: Jason Sammon. EACH and every one of us will be almost $800 worse off the day after Christmas as we collectively go on a $50 billion festive splurge. But consumer advocates …

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Dodgy bosses rorting $3.6 billion

Cbus chairman and former Victorian premier Steve Bracks is pushing to protect your super. Picture: Jason Edwards NEARLY one in three workers are being dudded an average of $1500 a year by employers failing to pay compulsory superannuation, a new report claims. Under the law, employers must contribute 9.5 per …

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How to live large on average wage

Losing everything he owned in a bushfire became Scott Pape’s inspiration to write a book, which he believes will help people become ‘financially fireproof’. Courtesy: Liz Pape You could have a whole heaps of these in your wallet without even trying just by sorting out your finances one step at …

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Man finds 100kg of gold in home

Gold bars and coins displayed on a table at the Comptoir National de l’Or, a shop that buys, sales and estimates gold and jewellery in Paris. Picture: Bertrand Guay/AFP A FRENCHMAN who inherited a big house from a dead relative got more than he bargained for when he discovered a …

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Two shot in Black Friday chaos

Early bird shoppers seeking Black Friday savings got rowdy at a Walmart store in Columbus, Mississippi, as they wrestled over sale items on the evening of Thursday, November 24. In this footage, shoppers appear to be fighting over an RCA portable DVD player and gaming system (see more here). According …

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Hidden rip-off: ‘What a scam’

MoneysaverHQ Kochie’s tips on how to save on energy bills “Estimated usage” charges being used instead of official meter reads are leaving many hot under the collar. Picture: Thinkstock “ESTIMATED usage” gas bills are leaving customers out of pocket and out of patience, with bill increases of up to 70 …

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Fixed rate loans creep upwards

David Koch explains the pros and cons of locking rates in Fixed rate home loan deals are starting to rise and some experts are saying now is the time to lock in. Picture: Supplied DOZENS of fixed rate home loan deals have taken an upwards swing leaving many customers in …

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Petrol scam costing us $85 million

Emma Sengstock filling her car up with E10 fuel. Picture: Liam Kidston MOTORISTS in NSW are spending up to $85 million more on petrol due to the state government’s push to force service stations to sell ethanol-laced fuel, according to the competition watchdog. In its latest petrol market report, the …

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