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Member Since 15/04/2017
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Location Adelaide

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Have any points been credited or is it the bonus points that you are asking about? If zero points have posted to your Qantas account then...
26/05/2018 - 21:22
You can set up a direct debit with your CC provider. They will automatically take the full amount owing (if you set it up that way) on the...
24/05/2018 - 21:09
I set reminders on my phone's calendar for this sort of thing.
17/05/2018 - 11:59
I seem to be in the minority here, but I would think it would be reasonable for manufacturers to make sure that their products fit through...
17/05/2018 - 00:53
[@Quantumcat](/comment/5951594/redir): You are assuming there is a mortgage involved.
17/05/2018 - 00:37
Yet another case of wage theft. There should be penalties for this kind of behavior.
11/05/2018 - 20:07
$19 per kg at half price. That's pretty expensive for duck breasts.
10/05/2018 - 01:06
QF directly employ over 30,000 Australians. It is often advantageous to support Australian businesses.
08/05/2018 - 21:51
It's possible that the additional taxes were due to exceeding the annual cap on super contributions, although the OP hasn't stated this. If...
07/05/2018 - 19:36
This is excellent advice.
30/04/2018 - 22:00
A stopover will often increase the fare significantly. If you change the flights you will pay a hefty change fee, plus they will re-price...
30/04/2018 - 21:40
It won't be Virgin Australa all the way. They don't fly to Europe.
30/04/2018 - 21:30
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27/04/2018 - 19:32
In 1983, that's 35 years ago, the cheap rate for Adelaide to London in economy was $1600. In real terms (accounting for inflation), you can...
27/04/2018 - 17:09
[@googleyahoo69](/comment/5889036/redir): You can redeem Virgin Velocity points for SQ flights. Lots of opportunities for Velocity points...
27/04/2018 - 17:00
South Africa is also significantly cheaper for manual rental cars.
26/04/2018 - 20:45
Your con could also be a pro, i.e. no one else using your car!
26/04/2018 - 20:42
[@smuggler](/comment/5886130/redir): You can skip the queues without PHI. With the cost of the policy plus gap fees it is often cheaper to...
26/04/2018 - 20:33
Any occupation. I had a desk job.
26/04/2018 - 15:35
You also have to deal with Centrelink and live on a pretty low income. Not a particularly good option but better than nothing I guess.
26/04/2018 - 14:19
[@unclesnake](/comment/5882972/redir): My guess is that you are either in construction or you are a truck driver. As someone who has...
26/04/2018 - 14:13
[@RandomBob84](/comment/5883847/redir): I think @Pacify may be speaking from somewhere else!
26/04/2018 - 14:02
[@bobbified](/comment/5882959/redir): I need to start that company then. Thanks for your advice.
26/04/2018 - 01:02
[@bobbified](/comment/5882943/redir): I suggest you look up all the terms of the policy, not just one. However, if you are correct, I will...
26/04/2018 - 00:36
[@bobbified](/comment/5882919/redir): That is completely wrong. You are required to declare pre-existing conditions. What insurer is going...
26/04/2018 - 00:21
[@bobbified](/comment/5882900/redir): Exactly, pre-existing = already sick.
26/04/2018 - 00:04
[@unclesnake](/comment/5882896/redir): Car/motorbike insurance is a necessity as an accident can result in significant financial...
26/04/2018 - 00:02
TPD is actually MORE useful if you don't have family, as you won't have anyone to look after you for free.
25/04/2018 - 23:58
[@bobbified](/comment/5882881/redir): You are usually required to sign a declaraton about pre-existing medical conditions even though you...
25/04/2018 - 23:56
[@smuggler](/comment/5882613/redir): And yet you recommend Income Insurance. You are very likely wasting your money on medical insurance....
25/04/2018 - 23:40