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Business Update – 25 January 2023

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Some good news for energy prices After recent record-busting increases in electricity costs, some good news is on the horizon – energy prices will lower over 2023 and 2024...

Business Update – 18 January 2023

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Jobs and retail sales more robust than expected New data from the ABS shows that consumer price inflation picked up in November, leading to higher-than-anticipated retail spending to finish...

Business Update – 11 January 2023

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. AussieSuper upgrade is still causing trouble AustralianSuper had been struggling with technology issues for two months, with the new member portal and mobile app going live in mid-November. China’s...

Business Update – 21 December 2022

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Kevin Rudd is the next ambassador to the US Kevin Rudd will serve as Australia’s next ambassador to the United States. Anthony Albanese said Rudd’s appointment would strengthen Australia’s...

Business Update – 13 December 2022

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. NSW builder goes into voluntary administration due to rising costs and pandemic effects Elderton Homes, a major New South Wales builder, has plunged into administration after catastrophic weather events,...

Business Update – 6 December 2022

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. Austudy, carer payments, and youth allowance to get a boost Social security payments for young people, students, and carers will increase by 6.1% on 1 January – the biggest...

Business Update – 30 November 2022

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. RBA governor says it’s “regrettable” that some Australians now have mortgages they can’t afford At a Senate estimates hearing on Monday, Reserve Bank governor Philip Lowe apologised to Australians...

Business Update – 23 November 2022

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. More than one-third of Australians experiencing financial hardship New data from NAB has revealed that a third of us are really feeling the pinch – with some unable to...

Business Update – 16 November 2022

Welcome back to our Weekly Digest. Read on for the latest updates and some ideas to help us all move forward. ASX slides as other world markets try to find their footing The ASX was looking good at the start of the week, but with the US wobbling around a...

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