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Thanks good info. My bad. I thought the conversions were by the bank. Good to know there shitty conversion rates don't apply on credit cards
02/05/2021 - 21:16
traditionally CBA don't need fees as their foreign exchange rates are so atrocious you are already paying more than other cards that charge...
02/05/2021 - 18:43
yep $5 here, won't be going out of my way to get that.
02/05/2021 - 16:54
yeah but you can be almost certain that while council or police won't do anything about the parking instructors they will damn sure be...
30/04/2021 - 08:22
Hope that was intended as a joke post?
29/04/2021 - 22:37
If the scammer uses a stolen account you will be legally required to return the money. People have been caught out with car payments in...
28/04/2021 - 16:57
I would actually think a verified bank cheque is safer than a funds transfer, funds transfers can easily be reversed if declared as...
28/04/2021 - 16:46
The license provided was almost certainly a fake or stolen one. If you push that angle it isn't a civil matter, identity theft or use of a...
28/04/2021 - 10:57
yes it is risky as a buyer, which is why you are generally paying a good percentage below face value of the gift card and hopefully buying...
28/04/2021 - 10:45
Lesson learnt I hope. The only thing that surprises me is you have been a member on here for 10 years yet you made a basic error that has...
28/04/2021 - 10:32
Using a 9t currently get 340 down on my 400/50 connection
27/04/2021 - 23:41
A little yes. But not by far. Life insurance skyrockets post 65 or the payout plummets.
27/04/2021 - 18:36
I have the option of buying a Ferrari too. The reality is if I can afford it at that age I probably don't need it.
27/04/2021 - 15:00
retail policies might expire at 99, but they are generally unaffordable past 60 and if you can afford it you don't the policy.
24/04/2021 - 08:01
They increase with age as the older you are the more likely a claim is imminent.
24/04/2021 - 07:59
generally the insurance through super is cheaper than going directly yourself unless you have a really sh1t super fund.
24/04/2021 - 07:56
password managers can and have been compromised in the past. They are also subject to keylogger and various other attacks while you have...
21/04/2021 - 15:48
not suggesting you are lieing, But a lot of people do actually tend to lie about that sort of thing. They seem to get some pleasure in...
21/04/2021 - 15:02
it took them only 5 mins to put out the initial fire. The problem was not a 4 hour long blaze, the problem was the batteries kept...
21/04/2021 - 12:25
The difference though is pilots undergo a lot of training and certification to understand the limits and requirements of autopilot, a Tesla...
21/04/2021 - 12:15
doesn't seem to be much there and much of what is there is nothing more than the standard price specials. e.g. the Hamilton island deal is...
20/04/2021 - 20:33
umm I did. read my first comment in the thread. sizing of sheets makes the fitted sheets very poor fits with even a small amount of...
20/04/2021 - 16:33
yes for anything that has good resale value, mac's, surface devices, graphics cards, sometimes even CPU/MB boxes. People seem a little more...
20/04/2021 - 11:21
I used to only buy Sheridan, my parents as well. We now won't touch them (my parents even used to sell them as part of their furniture...
20/04/2021 - 10:04
Stopped buying Sheridan, I always found their sizings are on the skimpy side. So a small amount of shrinkage makes them awful. been using...
20/04/2021 - 09:34
yeah seal definitely fails, however they are pretty easy to replace, did mine over xmas after watching a quick youtube video for my machine.
18/04/2021 - 21:00
I have had both (currently a front loader), would actually say the front loader generates less vibrations.
18/04/2021 - 20:57
If you are using a front loader it often also comes from not cleaning out the groove in the rubber seal, it collects an awful lot of crap...
18/04/2021 - 20:56
would never try and change your mind. Couriers Please is the ONLY courier service where I have requested the shipper to use someone else...
18/04/2021 - 11:26
Wtf. Listen kid I could not give a crap what you use. I was suggesting 3rd disk encryption on windows. Grow up.
17/04/2021 - 22:50