georgegeorge31 » user profile

Member Since 26/07/2012
Last Seen 05/09/2021
Location Melbourne

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Could I ask which ones? I didn’t see anything spectacular :(
10/08/2021 - 13:00
I hate to say it but most members own funds had horrible plans. I guess it depends what you need but it was my genuine goal to go with one...
09/08/2021 - 13:13
Oh the dream to get into one of the restricted funds...
05/08/2021 - 05:48
I used to be with NIB for years and was advised to leave them as well by quite a few health professionals who directed me to quite a few...
03/08/2021 - 04:52
Yeah it’s the limits that are so shit these days. I can’t believe it as I’m looking!
01/08/2021 - 18:01
Ahh interesting! Did you forfeit vitality? Or do you get it through another means?
31/07/2021 - 15:56
I’ve been out of country for a few years and want to restart private health when I get back (if I make it back). I think I’m okay with...
31/07/2021 - 15:25
Used omgbomb Mine:
22/07/2021 - 06:10
The example from RockyRacoon is spot on. Imagine now people who can only afford economy tickets- their flights get cancelled even more....
04/07/2021 - 05:14
I am well aware of that but the lack of consideration for that in any roadmap is a significant issue that shouldn’t be glossed over
04/07/2021 - 05:08
That’s the thing though… even someone who may be in a country with an expired visa probably has already been vaccinated. You may be...
02/07/2021 - 12:34
Actually no. That 35,000 number is VULNERABLE Australians needing to return home. The number does fluctuate but remains high because as...
02/07/2021 - 10:48
The reality is most Australians trying to get home are already vaccinated, because the rest of the world has their shit together. How do I...
02/07/2021 - 10:43
I always shunned the idea of insurance because I never earned a lot and thought The money was better used in my life NOW. I have no debt...
26/04/2021 - 03:42
See this is my thoughts too but like it’s costing me $7k to get back to Australia so I am thinking of ways to make things work.
19/04/2021 - 12:28
That’s a good point! Finding someone whose selling a bunch of stuff is a good thing to keep an eye out for! Thanks!
19/04/2021 - 12:27
19/04/2021 - 12:26
Yeah and it’s more sustainable too - for the environment and my wallet haha
19/04/2021 - 12:25
Thanks so much - all useful info!!!! I’m going to do some research on the insurance side for sure.
19/04/2021 - 12:24
Omg that’s so screwed up! I didn’t even know that was a thing! Thanks for the heads up!
19/04/2021 - 12:22
That’s a good point and interesting about refurbish. I know I’m leaving Canada soon and yeah anything big I’d sell for a steal to...
19/04/2021 - 12:21
Wondering what everyone’s thoughts are on second hand or refurbished washing machines or fridges? I have 2 main questions but welcome...
19/04/2021 - 04:02
I don't know what it's like in Australia, but cash hasn't been accepted in most Canadian businesses for the best part of a year O_O
03/03/2021 - 03:42
I was with ING for years when I was in my 20s hehe and I remember the interest rate was like 7.25% or more... jesus... remember those days?...
01/03/2021 - 07:26
I used to be part of a credit union but years ago there were banking law changes that took away all the benefits of being in it. What do...
01/03/2021 - 07:24
Sadly I can’t buy groceries with a photo of that shoebox and promise that I will pay...
01/03/2021 - 07:23
I’ll check it out! I definitely come from a background of having no understanding of investing in anything. I’ll check it out!
01/03/2021 - 07:22
georgegeorge31 replied to DisabledUser238502 on Best Bank for 2021?
Thanks! I was trying to do a search like that and could t get a good result so very appreciated!
01/03/2021 - 07:21
Honestly where do I start? Their systems are so outdated, they have zero ability to override their outdated, automated system, and they...
01/03/2021 - 07:20
georgegeorge31 posted a forum topic Best Bank for 2021?
I'm moving back to Australia and need to set up a new bank account because I need to burn all relations with Citibank who I've had nothing...
27/02/2021 - 10:12