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Cheapish Used Car Suggestions (under $15k)

Hi All Good news - got a promotion at work. Bad news - losing the company car (field vehicle) and now need a car to get me from A to B. We have a family car (Rav4) already (have 3 young kids) that …

AmEx Travel Credit - Sellers Beware

Let me just start by saying that I completely understand that this sort of sale is against Amex's terms of conditions and its very much a 'seller/buyer' beware type thing. Its all on …

The Good Guys Commercial

The Good Guys Commercial Price Check - Sonos Beam

Hi all. I'm after a Sonos and Beam and seem to have missed out on all the Black Friday deal, everything has gone up to $499-$599. Just wondering if anyone can check the price on he GG …

Myer

Exchanging a Myer eBay Purchase in Store?

Hi all. I'm wanting to buy something from Myers eBay store but they don't have the right size. The Myer store locally is showing its in stock and I'm just wondering if I will have any …

IKEA

IKEA Giftcards Discounted

Anyone know where you can get discounted ones? Was looking for around $300 worth… Thanks

Entry Level Bike Comparison

Hi All Just wondering if any bike experts can offer a comparison between the below bikes - seem very similar in size (non suspension, flat handle road, 29inch), cost (~$699) and specs (the polygon …

Amazon US

$1.32 Amazon Prime International Purchase Idea

HI all I need to find something that is $1.32 or more that will take me over the amazon prime international purchase limit to get free delivery - any ideas? Thanks

Cost to Repair Bike Disc Brakes?

Hi All I have no idea about bikes, but a friend of mine is selling one of his and he has told me the front and rear disc brakes will need to be replaced - just wondering if anyone would know how much …

Inbuilt wardrobe ideas/options

Hi All We have two kids bedrooms back to back with eachother – one has a built in wardrobe, the other has a "nook". We would love to turn this into an inbuilt wardrobe but understand …

Upgrade from a iPhone 6s - XS or SE?

Hi all I'm wanting to upgrade my wife's iPhone 6s and was thinking that either a new SE or a used/refurb XS is looking at the best bet in the $600-700 range. Just wondering on peoples …

Anyone Tell Me if This Is an Ok Entry Gaming Pc?

Specs: Intel Xeon E5-2687W 3.1 GHz 8 core CPU ThermalTake White tower case 32GB RAM Gigabyte GTX1650 Super OC graphics card 500GB boot disk, 1TB Storage disk, 550W Coolermaster Power Supply, …

Xbox

Anyone Used MTC for Xbox Digital Games before?

Im trying to get Tony Hawk cheap for xbox one, and i can see i can get it (with vpn) from MTC for around $42 but the payment wont go through (maybe due to the location of the transaction). Anyone use …

Woolworths

Would you subscribe to Coles/Woolworths subscription services?

Saw this article on engadget (https://www.engadget.com/walmart-plus-september-15th-1010395...) about a subscription service coming to Walmart in the states. Basically, you get free delivery (often …

Outdoor ninja warrior equipment for kids

Hi all Couldn't find any other threads about this, so just wondering if any other fellow ozb parents have invested in a ninja warrior/monkey Bar type set of play equipment for their kids? They …

iPad 7th Gen Case

Anyone got a recommended ipad case? Im looking for something not too bulky that could still withstand a tumble off the couch onto wooden floors. Would PREFER no front cover - either a glass screen …

Recommended car charger for Redmi Note 8t

Hi all Anyone got a suggested USB car charger that would suit a Redmi note 8t? Something slim, fast charging, ideally dual USB. Maybe via Amazon or Ebay (local stock anyway) Thanks!

Buying an iPad off Gumtree/Marketplace - What to Check

HI All Im looking at getting an ipad from someone off gumtree and was just wondering what to check/look for for before i hand over the cash. If its shrink wrapped, i guess i might need to open it …

Work Reducing Wages by 20% - Same Hours

Hi all Firstly let me say I am happy that currently I still have full time work. Just wondering if anyone else has had a circumstance where their employer has asked all staff to take a 20% pay cut, …

Charity Constitution Legal Help!

HI all I appreciate that ozb isnt the best place for this sort of question, but without going to a paid lawyer, this is 'maybe' the next best alternative.,… Our sessional kinder is …

Fixed rate home loan - good time?

Hi All Im with one of the majors who are now offer around 2.1% to fix in a 2 year rate. Just wondering if anyone else is looking at fixing? I know we are in a crazy world at the moment, but i can …

Current deals on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8t and Mi 9 lite

Hi all, as the subject suggests, does anyone know of any current deals on either of these? Toby deals seems to be the cheapest that i can find. Thanks

The best jaffle maker! Are they all bad now..?

Need my fellow ozbargainers help.. Im trying to buy a new jaffle maker – dont care if its 2 or 4 slice – but it needs to SEAL well, CUT in half, be HOT enough to make it nice a crispy on the …

Family Holiday Ideas in Late March/Early April

HI All I am trying to organise a family holiday for myself for next March/April and wanted to throw it out for ideas. We are Mid 30's, and have three young kids (will be about 7.5, 5 and 1.5 at …

eBay Australia

eBay SCAM with Xbox Digital Code - Should I Get a New Code?

My problem is almost identical to this - https://www.ozbargain.com.au/node/406850 - unfortunately i sqw it too late. Anyway, i sold a digital game ccode via ebay around midnight, the payment via …

eBay Australia

eBay 5% code - no longer available?

Hi All I assume there is no longer a generic 5% off code at ebay…? I have something to buy for a small $49. Thanks

Costco Wholesale

Costco Roast Chickens - Yuck!

As a true ozbargainer, I appreciate the value of the cooked Costco chook - although they have upped the price recently from the $5.99 unbeatable bargain it was. However, am I the only one who …

Battery Issue/Replacement for Acer ES1-411-C1WD

HI All My wife has an el cheap Acer ES1-411-C1WD (bought almost 3 years ago via ozb) that now doesnt work in battery mode - plugged into AC its all good, but i guess either the battery isnt charging …

When to port?

Hi there Im looking to switch my wife from vaya to boost, she is on a month to month with vaya ($24 a month). Just wondering if there is an optimal time to activate my new sim and request the port. …

American Express

AmEx Yearly Fee Date

Hi there Thinking about cancelling my amex but curious as to if i will be charged the yearly fee. My first transaction was on 10/02/2018, my yearly fee was charged on 01/03/2018. If I cancel now, …

Best Cheap Tablet Less than $100

Hi all Just wondering if there was a well performing cheap tablet around these days - something less than $100 ideally? It’s just for our son to use on long trips etc, doesn’t need to be an iPad …

Buying a family beach house

HI All My sisters (and possibly parents) and I are looking at buying a holiday house together - somewhere on the cost to the east of Melb. Just looking for any advice as to ways of funding it when …

New Kitchen Layout Ideas

Hi all just hoping for some feedback/advice about our new kitchen layout. I have attached an image below: https://ibb.co/h0HhL6 The ceiling heights are about 2.7m so we are hoping to have taller …

Best Drone for 5 Year Old

Hi all Just wondering if anyone has any suggestions for my 5 year old (almost 6). It needs to be less then $30-40 and as rugged as possible. I have no doubt it will last less then 6 months but …

New Credit Card Suggestion

Hi All I have been using a NAB qantas rewards card for the last 8 or so years which was free as part of my nab home loan. This is now changed, as i have taken up a loan with ANZ instead. Just trying …

Cheapest single month Internet option

Hi all I just need a month or so worth of internet for a house I am moving in to and was thinking about maybe a dongle or similar with 10gb or so on it and was wondering if anyone knows of a deal …

Private Health and Other Insurances Advice

Hi All I'm 33 with a wife and 2 kids and am about to buy our second home having just sold the first one. We have never had Private Health or put any effort into looking into other health …

Samsung Galaxy S6 Screen Repair in Melbourne

Hi all Just wondering if anyone has experience with getting their screen replaced in Melbourne? It works fine just shattered glass on the front. I just want to make sure it's high quality work, …

Basic cheap drone

Hi all Just wondering if someone could recommend a basic drone up to $50 that is a bit more robust then some so even younger kids could have a good without smashing it into 1000 pieces. Doesn't …

HOYTS

Cheap Hoyts Tickets after 5pm Saturdays

Hi all. I use optus perks all the time but a while back they stopped allowing you to use them after 5 on a Saturday. Is there any place to get cheap Hoyts tickets that you can use for those …

Amazon.de

What happened to all the Amazon.de bargains?

We had a deluge for a couple of weeks over the last few months, now nothing? What happened to Gallifrey and the rest?

New Blender for the wife

Hi All