Global automotive giant General Motors may have been formulating plans to axe the Holden brand in Australia well before a shock decision was announced in February, a Senate inquiry will be told.
The Australian Automotive Dealer Association says the way Holden’s demise played out raises serious questions of whether dealers were misled.
Other submissions to the Senate investigation, which will hold a public hearing on Monday, have indicated Holden was still taking on new workers on the very day …
Coronavirus has made financial abuse more common, experts say. Here’s what to do about it – ABC News
For the five years Rosie* and her ex were together, she had no say over their money. As the pandemic drags on, more and more people are reporting family violence — including financial abuse.
For the five years Rosie* and her ex were together, she had no control over the family finances.
“I had to account for any money I ever spent and would regularly get berated and interrogated,” she said.
It started when she first moved in and he took control of her income.
“Within days of moving in with him, he insisted I shut down my bank accounts and have a shared account with him,” she said.
And it got worse when she became pregnant with their first child.
“He would check our bank account…
‘Two weeks of hell’: Quarantine guest slams ‘inedible’ hotel food – Yahoo News Australia
While Kate Yaxley was prepared for the two-week stay in quarantine, she wasn’t ready for the quality of food which she claims is “inedible”.
When Victoria found itself in the middle of a coronavirus crisis, 23-year-old Kate Yaxley – who has lived in Melbourne for three years – thought it was time to return home to Brisbane.
She knew that spending 14 days in hotel quarantine would be part of the deal and understood she would have to foot the bill.
What she didnt realise was the quality of food she would be served would be what she describes as inedible.
Surely you should be able to get edible food, three meals a day, Ms Yaxley told…
CommBank services down for online banking – NEWS.com.au
CommBank services down for online banking
Angry Commonwealth Bank customers have been left unable to access their money on a Friday night because online services are down.The bank’s social media pages are being flooded with complaints from people unable to login to their online banking.
There are some reports people can’t use their bank cards either.
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