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Americans don't save enough. Is this how we change their minds?

Almost half of Americans live on the brink of financial disaster. That is, 47% of them couldn’t come up with $400 to cover an emergency, as detailed in a devastating cover story in  583 more words

Closed due to lack of interest

I had a letter from my bank the other day.
It was telling me that as from June 1st, the interest rate on my savings account was being reduced. 478 more words

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SYDNEY AUCTION RESULTS APRIL 30th + Market commentary

In the face of looming speculation of a rate cut, the Auction Clearance Rates continued to perform for us at the weekend.

As at the 29th of April, the market is showing a… 201 more words

Thomas Merriman

Taking The Petro Out Of The Dollar

By Alasdair Macleod – Re-Blogged From http://www.Silver-Phoenix500.com

Saudi Arabia has been in the news recently for several interconnected reasons. Underlying it all is a spendthrift country that is rapidly becoming insolvent. 1,578 more words

Monetary Policy

30 Apr 2016 (AFR) - 'Signs of life' as term deposit rates rise

(30 April 2016, AFR, p41, by Clancy Yeates)

‘Banks have nudged up interest rates on term deposits this year, a sign the very skinny returns from bank deposits may be starting to lift from historic lows. 72 more words

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