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Member Since 26/10/2007
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Location Sydney

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Of course it's a tax incentive! Most countries restrict the loss from property investments to other investments, so you can offset it...
09/09/2021 - 20:08
I actually think it's more accurate to say that Labor tried it, and Queensland voted a bit against that, but mostly against the franking...
09/09/2021 - 19:58
NSW resident here. At the outset of the pandemic, the principle for vaccines was that they should go first to people who were most at risk...
08/09/2021 - 13:59
James Packer ... is that you? A whopper $4K TV (check), in a spare room (or should that be wing of your mansion?) (check), that you haven't...
04/09/2021 - 10:45
So true. And they should have been vaccinated earlier, they surely always had higher exposure risk that most occupations. Teachers and...
19/08/2021 - 20:11
Because that's clearly what I said. Clearly I was saying "set everything on fire", instead of pointing out that a blamey preachy attitude...
17/08/2021 - 07:09
You misunderstand me. I am not trying to sound clever at all. Instead I'm making the obvious but simple point that we are all going to get...
17/08/2021 - 00:49
Don't worry, with the way Delta spreads, you'll all be on fire soon too, and then rather than getting a fire extinguisher, I too am going...
16/08/2021 - 21:23
You don't need to give your DOB, your mobile, or your bank account details. You can just give age, they do ask address, and you can give...
10/08/2021 - 21:35
Might be: Presto, foxtel now/foxtel play, Binge. They've yet to make a technically good one (reasonable quality, no buffering, with...
07/08/2021 - 21:25
> all of the seeding of cases in other states have all originated from Sydney. I would have thought that was an argument to help us get on...
03/08/2021 - 21:24
> Bunnings for example during Melbourne lockdown was only for tradies. How I look at it is that if Kmart and Target are closed for in-store...
03/08/2021 - 21:17
As a nsw resident, I'm seriously wondering whether nsw succession from Australia is the best bet right now. Because the rest of Australia...
01/08/2021 - 23:58
I'm getting so over the interstate slagging of Sydney's lockdown, and interstate politics in general. In Sydney where I am (inner city)...
01/08/2021 - 21:43
Ditto. Just show them the Chemist Warehouse page on your phone, painless price beat. Bought 5 at TRS to have dishwashing sorted for 1.5...
29/07/2021 - 20:43
You are subscribed to something, I got a marketing email this morning, which would have been fine if I got the voucher. No voucher = no...
28/07/2021 - 07:01
From the perspective of a Sydney resident in week 3 of our 5 week (and counting) lockdown, I think Melbourne looks pretty good right now....
18/07/2021 - 20:17
Also NEVER link them into a household (all household members get the same linked offer)
07/07/2021 - 16:55
You've got a $5 promo, probably from buying a $100 amazon gift card before the prime day sales.
06/07/2021 - 09:26
Pretty sure this has expired - I don't get any $1 offers. I do get other offers, but it's hard to know if those are standard offers, or...
02/07/2021 - 21:09
Next time call the 1300 number above, not the store. They verify, say they can price match/beat, then you give your credit card details,...
01/07/2021 - 13:23
Mine was get 20% off when order $37.50 or more! Ridiculous, annoying offer. I have never ordered more than $25 maccas.
26/06/2021 - 14:34
Me neither, those bonus cards usually take several days to arrive, it's normal. Oh and when they do arrive, you want to use the bonus first...
22/06/2021 - 13:22
It seems to generally be an offer of: 2000 points - (current balance, rounded down to nearest 100 points). That's what I got offered. But...
17/06/2021 - 12:15
I don't think there's any question that the general public benefits. I've become a much better consumer (spending less, using my warranty...
15/06/2021 - 14:15
Yeah, you link your velocity card to 7-eleven app and buy a $1 coffee and get 711 points. But Qantas want you to rent a car (presumably at...
11/06/2021 - 15:21
$98 at Harvey Norman: https://www.harveynorman.com.au/google-nest-audio.html Called OfficeWorks: Phone 1300 OFFICE (633 423) -> 2: not a...
10/06/2021 - 14:32
Actually I think more people should try quitting their jobs and starting a business. The downside is rarely as large as people worry (you...
09/06/2021 - 22:35
On the name: Oh!!! Sorry, I just assumed "aloak" was "koala" spelt backwards, by someone who likes Australian animals (don't we all?), and...
09/06/2021 - 19:33
Apartments in inner-city Sydney are also definitely down on their pre-covid prices. I get that some places have much more rental demand...
04/06/2021 - 22:18