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What Do Home Loan Lenders Look for in Work History?

What do lenders look for exactly? I have a progressing career in IT though it's all been yearly contracts (for the last 4 years with a 1 year study break). The contracts include leave …

Optus

Optus $25 10GB / Unlimited Calls / 250 Intl Minutes? (EDIT: Possibly the Virgin Mobile Offer)

Bit of an interesting find here… Was looking through Optus SFAs and found the below plans: The My Plan Plus 12M SIM (Special Promo) plans are available for only to selected customers who …

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$10 Sim Starter Kit (15GB) $3 Delivered - Optus

expired $10 Sim Starter Kit (15GB) $3 Delivered - Optus

ANZ Invalid Credit History Entry

Bit of an odd issue here… I recently applied for a First Student Credit Card with a limit of $1000. First time I applied I was earning around $25k/year. Part time employment, one employer. …

[AMA] I'm a Computer Support Technician Working in The Education Industry

Worked in various computing support roles most of my life. Currently working at multiple schools for DECD (SA Public Sector). With all the AMAs on forums lately I thought now's a great time for …

NBN Co

NBNCo Insisting on Sending a Technician to House

Title. Anyone else had similar experience? It's FttN so there's nothing to be done inside the house… Not sure what the purpose is… With BuzzTelco, they told me NBNCo often …

eBay Australia

Tax and eBay 20% off Sales and Cashbacks

I know it's very early to worry about this, but I thought I would try to find a solid answer now… First Question: I bought a computer (for work) off eBay for $349 - 20% ($279). I'm …

Travelling Internationally with Power Banks

Just a quick question - anyone travelled with multiple power banks and how is this viewed? According to legislation you may have a reasonable amount for personal use in carry on, but it doesn't …

Mounting Xiaomi Power Strip (Quick DIY)

Just a quick DIY guide of a little mounting trick I used to mount my Xiaomi Power Strip. Apply a small amount of super glue to the four rubber feet of the power strip. Hold power strip …

Telstra

Telstra 2GB Data + Unlim Calls $35/Mo

Bit of a Telstra plan hack here… Totals: 2GB of data (shared with all mobiles on the bill) Unlimited calls, SMS & MMS $35/mo Step 1. Sign up for Go Mobile Casual Plus with no inclusions - …

(Possible Deal?) 12months Runescape Membership - ~AU$60 (MXN$924)

Worked for me… Came to AU$62.56 using an ANZ Visa card. Much cheaper than the ~AU$95 Jamflex is asking for when you say you're from Australia. Packages available: 3 Months: MXN$299.99 …

Is This a Bargain Worth Posting? (Xiaomi Mi Band 2 - ~US $20.99)

Later tonight Xiaomi Mi Band 2 will be US$22.99 here, though a US$2 coupon is available with the store for purchases over US$20, for a total price of US$20.99. The product has been US$20 before, …

Fonebiz Warranty Repairs (Item Defective upon Return)

I recently had my Sony Xperia Z2 repaired under warranty (problems with sensors) by Fonebiz. I received it back with the sensors working once again, though the screen was cracked. My phone …

Dodo

Dodo 'Peak times' - How Low is Expected?

I've heard about 'peak times' being problematic with Dodo, though I'm a little unsure if the speeds I'm seeing are normal or not. At peak times (such as 6-late on Friday …

How Do I Prevent Unwanted Calls? (Not Telemarketers)

Long story short I recently took out a new plan with Optus and with it received a new number. It seems as if whoever owned the number before me owes a company (I believe Energy Australia, it was …

Cheap Windows Tablet for Mother

Wanting to get a tablet PC for my mother. She wants something she can take on holidays with her though still have a keyboard when required. I'm not too fusssed about specs, though I want it to …

Tigerair Australia

Tiger Air Check in - Is Print out Required?

I'm currently at Adelaide airport waiting to get on a flight later today with Tiger airways to Melbourne. Just checked in online and it's said the 'next step' is to print my …

Cheapest Credit Card or Account Overdraft Method for Temp Overdrafts? (3-5days)

I need a method where I can purchase things via credit/overdraft then pay it back after 3-5days (bank transfer from PayPal). I always have enough money in PayPal to cover any purchases, though as a …

Moving house, new TV suggestions?

Title says it. Moving house soon, going from a furnished to unfurnished house so need a TV. Not too fussed about size, anywhere from 42-55" will do fine. Will be used for gaming occasionally …

Eneloop Charger

Alright, I'm sure as OzBargainers we all saw the recent Dicksmith and CotD Eneloop Chocolat deal. Naturally I took advantage of this and bought a pack (sadly, the $2 delivery DS rather than free …