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Because it implies that there are exactly two sides, each giving you half the picture and adding up to a whole truth. But if the reality is...
09/12/2019 - 04:17
Thanks, that makes sense given that you said this dragged out over an eight week period. Given that she claims the bond is $1200 instead of...
30/11/2019 - 16:25
> I allow her to pay over 4 instalments together with the regular rent payments. Now somehow she thinks her bond is the total first four...
30/11/2019 - 15:58
> you're not ready to commit > I'll never understand starting a deal as a couple but taking one-thousand and one precautions for when the...
29/11/2019 - 01:13
Not saying this is an app built to steal all your personal data, but it looks dodgy AF: Permissions used by traveloka: * Contacts * find...
17/11/2019 - 19:39
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17/11/2019 - 15:40
Genuinely curious: Is anyone on here going to fork out $1,500 for a phone?
16/11/2019 - 00:54
> Bit of a dick move to overcharge by $900 Except that it's not an overcharge. An overcharge would require OP to agree on a price with the...
15/11/2019 - 19:06
I was considering getting a robot vacuum cleaner (especially when Aldi had its sale on a couple of months ago). But then I read a Choice...
06/11/2019 - 14:10
Just want to say, thanks for posting that link at the end! I spent ten minutes browsing their maps; it's a fascinating site!
21/10/2019 - 15:40
I meant for calling a person (or a business) for whom you only have a phone number contact. You need to be able to stay on the line for 20...
24/07/2019 - 00:05
Serious question: What do you recommend over Skype? Let's say I'm travelling overseas and need to make a call, or I'm in Australia but my...
23/07/2019 - 19:37
Anyone got experience with these? My only knowledge of Bluedio is this [(not very flattering) review of the company on...
22/07/2019 - 12:57
If you enjoyed that one, you should check out: https://www.ozbargain.com.au/node/368080#comment-5767322
18/07/2019 - 11:20
Thanks so much for posting this! So not a 10% cancellation rate then, but Tiger is worse than all the others by a noticeable margin.
13/04/2019 - 20:09
Yes it is. https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/view/act/1993/30/chap10/part6/div4/sec314
01/04/2019 - 01:50
Downvoted because wrong. https://www.legislation.nsw.gov.au/#/view/act/1993/30/chap10/part6/div4/sec314
01/04/2019 - 01:49
Worse than Jetstar? I get the feeling you are right, but according to Skytrax and ProductReview.com.au, Tigerair actually gets a (slightly)...
01/04/2019 - 01:40
Assuming you've decided to get Vanguard funds, Vanguard already offers a way to diversify across multiple of its funds. Go take a look at...
21/03/2019 - 15:07
If you're looking for something which gives a 100% guaranteed return, then investing in the stock market (ETFs or otherwise) is probably...
21/03/2019 - 15:07
Don't waste your time (or money!) with financial advisers. Fee-for-service advisers who operate in the low net worth market have only...
21/03/2019 - 15:01
Why? (Genuinely curious, because I was thinking of getting one of these)
21/03/2019 - 12:47
This is a good deal, so thank you for posting it! I'd consider moving to them completely, but unfortunately they charge an extra 3.4% for...
17/03/2019 - 10:18
> smaller cities like Chengdu and Xi An [Chengdu's metro population is 18 million](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chengdu) - that's almost...
03/03/2019 - 13:28
[Yes it's possible.](https://transferwise.com/us/blog/opening-a-bank-account-in-china) The problem is that it's such an uncommon event for...
03/03/2019 - 13:19
Cash is not universally accepted. [There are some vendors who only accept Alipay/WeChat...
03/03/2019 - 13:05
To be fair though, that article says the shootout probably had nothing to do with the shopping event.
19/02/2019 - 13:49
lolwut? It takes 6 months to decide where to put pictures on a report, and calculate interest?
23/11/2018 - 22:04
I can't help with the Sony Xperia XA specifically, but if you're willing to stretch your budget to $175, you can currently buy a...
18/10/2018 - 19:33