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I think the threat isn't that people will accept it as much as the government can make it burdensome not to comply. Many European countries...
24/09/2017 - 22:36
And this is why anonymous negative voting is often unhelpful as I've said before. I understand the logic behind it but it frequently...
24/09/2017 - 20:03
Thanks for the inside info. I had a feeling there was a lot of nervous action behind the scenes but it seems the stakeholders are keeping...
24/09/2017 - 18:07
We've been hearing for years now that once adopted, the New Payments Platform (NPP) will normalise a cashless society within 5 years or so....
24/09/2017 - 16:04
...and they'll still charge their own customers a $4/month fee just to have an account?
24/09/2017 - 09:25
uBlock Origin can behave differently in Firefox vs Chrome. Give Firefox a try.
23/09/2017 - 23:27
Are you planning to sever all ties (as in, absolutely) and move to New Zealand permanently? If not, chances are the Double Taxation...
23/09/2017 - 23:23
Wait a minute...can't you do multiple splits? Or is there a limit for cash? Because then if I do it 5000 times I pay nothing on a $100...
23/09/2017 - 19:45
To be honest, leaving tomorrow for a return flight the savings won't be impressive whatever you do. A few hundred at most. The fact you...
23/09/2017 - 12:24
Do you have a UK passport? And when did you plan to return? Since it's normally *less* than twice the price of a one-way ticket for a...
23/09/2017 - 10:38
I hate haggling. I do it all the time in Asia only because I don't have a choice. I can't pay 3-4 times the price I'd pay in Australia in a...
23/09/2017 - 10:17
I hate to be a nark (especially when it comes to jokes), but Manus Island is in Papua New Guinea :) Just so people know...
23/09/2017 - 10:04
Hey AlienC, it's me again! The Jaisalmer-is-the-cheapest-place guy. I know where you're coming from and have done similar research for...
23/09/2017 - 09:54
Be careful. For all we know OP could be planning a murder.
21/09/2017 - 18:41
Using Citibank Debit card and selecting payment in USD might save you 2-3 cents.
21/09/2017 - 11:01
Thanks. I missed your comment earlier.
21/09/2017 - 10:30
I bought a red one off eBay ages ago but for some reason the discount codes are always for the red ones only (maybe because they're called...
21/09/2017 - 09:39
If harvesting credit cards didn't (apparently) reduce your credit rating then sign-up bonuses would be the easiest money. But since July 1,...
20/09/2017 - 10:02
If you don't mind Telstra network you can ask on OzBargain for reviews on Telstra (ZTE) 4GX Plus (e.g. $69 at Officeworks):...
19/09/2017 - 13:23
I haven't tried but I reckon. I'm sorry I don't have the space for a meaningful test! You'll have to root your phone to use ext SD...
19/09/2017 - 13:12
I've never had a torrenting issue with any budget phone (back to Gingerbread) but torrenting was usually a one-off. Although I've had this...
19/09/2017 - 12:55
If your just want a smartphone with an up-to-date OS then it's good as an "I need a phone now" option. But I honestly wouldn't get it at...
19/09/2017 - 12:51
I always wondered how this would work in real-life? Before Facebook came along reading e-mails from friends *was* bludging. I worked for a...
19/09/2017 - 12:12
[@x1x1x1](/comment/5089379/redir): No one should feel *guilty* for working non-permanent or non-full-time roles in 2017. The 1987-esque...
19/09/2017 - 01:42
I don't know but I imagine Centrelink doesn't make special concessions for Newstart. Assuming I understood the question, I know the answer...
18/09/2017 - 22:23
I want to play your game but you should set some rules first (other than the the price of getting there not being important). For example,...
18/09/2017 - 20:02
I just read a comment from scotty where he highlights the pointlessness of a particular poll:...
17/09/2017 - 12:37
I think you'll need to save time for re-education when you return :)...
15/09/2017 - 20:21
This was confirmed by Neil when OP asked a similar question 5 years ago: https://www.ozbargain.com.au/comment/873186/redir It's like a...
15/09/2017 - 11:44