News archive from 14 April 2013

Paws for thought on pet care cost

Paws for thought on pet care cost

It might come as no surprise to animal lovers that Australians spend much more on their pets' health than their own. Costly vet bills and a low uptake of pet insurance means more of the household budget is going towards keeping our furry friends...

 
Paws for thought on pet care cost

Paws for thought on pet care cost

It might come as no surprise to animal lovers that Australians spend much more on their pets' health than their own. Costly vet bills and a low uptake of pet insurance means more of the household budget is going towards keeping our furry friends...

 
Paws for thought on pet care cost

Paws for thought on pet care cost

It might come as no surprise to animal lovers that Australians spend much more on their pets' health than their own. Costly vet bills and a low uptake of pet insurance means more of the household budget is going towards keeping our furry friends...

 
Inquiry into worker's death at construction site

Inquiry into worker's death at construction site

The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union says safety concerns at a Sydney construction site were ignored, two weeks before a man died.The 22-year-old was crushed by metal beams at the site on Australia Street in Camperdown yesterday. The...

ABC News, 10:54 in Business
 
Insurance companies criticised over flood premiums

Insurance companies criticised over flood premiums

Insurance companies are under fire for failing to reduce premiums for property owners who make changes to mitigate their flood risk.Queensland's Community Recovery and Resilience Minister, David Crisafulli, says people who spend money to lift their...

ABC News, 11:33 in Business
 

Turnbull looks forward to Telstra deal

THE federal opposition has rejected suggestions that Telstra has it over a barrel because it needs the telco's copper wires for its alternative national broadband network. The coalition released its long-awaited NBN policy last week promising to...

 

Getting the best deal

Do not just sign up to the policy recommended by the travel agent. Check for a better deal with one of the online comparator sites.Some online resellers of travel insurance  sell the policies of only oneinsurer.  Be specific about any pre-existing...

 

Companion costs

Source: Vetico online veterinary information community, ABS.

 
Winter years need not be so taxing

Winter years need not be so taxing

A friend told me I do not have to submit a taxation return after a certain age, but he couldn't specify what that age was. Is he right? I am 87. I have been trucking all my life, have had a stroke and am finding this a burden, a real bugbear. S.F. Age...

 

Getting the best deal

Do not just sign up to the policy recommended by the travel agent. Check for a better deal with one of the online comparator sites.Some online resellers of travel insurance  sell the policies of only oneinsurer.  Be specific about any pre-existing...

 

Companion costs

Source: Vetico online veterinary information community, ABS.

 

Getting the best deal

Do not just sign up to the policy recommended by the travel agent. Check for a better deal with one of the online comparator sites.Some online resellers of travel insurance  sell the policies of only oneinsurer.  Be specific about any pre-existing...

 
Winter years need not be so taxing

Winter years need not be so taxing

A friend told me I do not have to submit a taxation return after a certain age, but he couldn't specify what that age was. Is he right? I am 87. I have been trucking all my life, have had a stroke and am finding this a burden, a real bugbear. S.F. Age...

 

Companion costs

Source: Vetico online veterinary information community, ABS.

 
Winter years need not be so taxing

Winter years need not be so taxing

A friend told me I do not have to submit a taxation return after a certain age, but he couldn't specify what that age was. Is he right? I am 87. I have been trucking all my life, have had a stroke and am finding this a burden, a real bugbear. S.F. Age...

 
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