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Amazon UK

I Purchased A Smartwatch from Amazon UK but Only Received A Wristband

I was very excited about my smartwatch purchase at the Amazon Prime Day. I purchased a smartwatch at a heavily reduced price (it was Prime Day). It was supplied and shipped by Amazon UK. I went to …

Which Hotels in Darwin Were Used for Quarantine?

I am going to Darwin next week. Anyone that knows which hotels were used for quarantine purposes in Darwin? I heard that no hotels in Darwin are used for quarantine purposes at the …

Is The ASUS TUF B450M-PLUS GAMING & Samsung 970 Evo Plus Compatible?

Hi, Need a fast boot drive. Can I use Samsung 970 Evo Plus for my TUF B450M-PLUS GAMING ? Any other drives that would be faster (startup)?

Link Bank Account to Uber Eats or Similar ?

Hi, an elderly family member would like to order food from uber eats, menulog or similar and would like to link their bank account. It is a transaction so balance is not too high so no problems with …

Move from Principal Place of Residence into New House That I Buy

Hi, this is just a question. I will get financial advice before I… Own a house (20 years). Will buy a second house and move into it. Will rent out my current house for 5 years and then sell …

Insurance Claim - Dropped My Laptop

Hi, I dropped my laptop on the floor. It is damaged. My contents insurance offers new for old. Chromebook cost $700 2 years ago. Excess is $200. Is it worth submitting an insurance claim? We …

DeLonghi ecam65085ms Primadonna Elite - Your Experience

Hi, thinking of buying delonghi ecam65085ms primadonna elite I only use my automatic machines for espressos. I had a look online but no real reviews for espresso drinkers ha ha ha Is it a good …

Paid $50 for Victa 44cm Mower Kit Model Number: 883255

Went to Bunnings this morning to buy some bathroom stuff but bought a Victa 44cm Mower Kit Model Number: 883255 Only paid $50 as they needed to clear the stock. No battery included :-( What are my …

Need a full PC tower trolley

Hi, purchased a full tower (PC) and very happy with it :-) It is heave though (22kg). Can someone recommend a cheap but good pc tower trolley for it…

I Will Buy a House Soon in Perth - Pool or No Pool?

We are in the market for an established house. 50-50 when it comes to buy a house with a lap pool or pool that you can make laps in. Is it worth it? How much does it cost per month (chemicals, …

[WA] Face Mask at Airport

Hi, a question. Do I have to wear a face mask when picking up a passenger coming from wa (family) from Perth Aiport? I will not go inside the airport, only access for me will be the pickup area …

Buy new or second hand PC

Hi, I need to upgrade my 8 year old pc… https://ibb.co/sPHfBfj 2 options, buy a new pc from someone like techfast or similar online. Or I can buy a 20 months old pc second hand (see …

Reticulation - Need to Add One More Station

Hi, I need to add one more station to my retic system. My retic system can take 4 stations. I have used 3 stations. Can someone guide me in relation to the process.

American Express

Need to Transfer 175000 AmEx Points to ????

Hi, I am not selling the points :-) I am closing down my Amex card for various reasons. I have 175000 Amex points. Would it be more smart to transfer it to Velocity and get 15% bonus or any other …

Claratyne Hayfever Allergy Relief Antihistamine Rapid Relief - Chew or Swallow

Hi, silly question in relation to my nose :-( Claratyne Hayfever Allergy Relief Antihistamine rapid relief Do I chew or swallow the tablet?

ORBIT MAX 2B HOME GYM - Need Help with Setup

Hi, I bought a second hand (only a few months old) ORBIT MAX 2B HOME GYM. As a true Ozbargain believer I did not pay much for it. Had to dismantle a few parts unexpectedly to be able to transport …

Telstra

Telstra Offer There's $100 Credit Coming Your Way

Hi, I just received an email which stated in the subject line there's $100 credit coming your way. we know you had reasons for closing your service with us. So, we'd like to offer you good …

Need SSD drive 1tb for my PC - any good deals?

Hi, I need to add more space to my old PC. I don't do gaming. I need a 'good deal' SSD drive 1 TB. Any suggestions?

Harvey Norman

Does Harvey Norman pricematch online stores?

Hi, I went to Harvery Norman this morning. Asked if they could price match an online store (big company) and the manager said we do not price match online stores. Any suggestions?

Company iPhone - Can Co Install Tracking Software etc???

Hi, received a brand new iphone from the company I work for. I use my own number for both business calls and private calls. My current mobile is on the way out…. I don't want the …

Buying a second hand PC still under warranty. Need advice please.

Hi, I have been offered to by a second hand pc still under warranty for $1800 Is it worth it for the below specs? 32GB RAM Intel Core i7-9700 K Rog Strix B365- Gigabyte FeForce RTX 2060 Windforce …

Damage to Wall after Storm - Claim Rejected

Hi, We had a severe storm which caused our brick wall to be damaged. Our insurance company rejected the claim. They did send out a building inspector that was supposed to inspect the damage. He …

Broome to Kununurra

Hi, will be doing a road trip from Broome to Kununurra (freeway). Any advice in relation to what to bring? Do I need to bring a Jerry can or would there be enough of petrol stations along the …

Smart bulbs info needed

Hi, need to go for a holiday ha ha ha… Smart bulbs, do they need constant internet connection or can I set them up to start at certain times and then turn off the wifi when going on my …

Need a New Car Battery for a Toyota Kluger 2008 AWD

I usually buy the batteries from RAC WA. They come out and replace the batteries free of charge within the 24 month warranty period. However, always seems to run ok until after the 24 month …

Cash Flow Assistance for Businesses Discussions

Hi everyone, I am sure many of you (including myself) are self employed and currently trying to stay afloat. The latest gov Cash flow assistance for businesses has a lot of question marks attached …

Groupon Australia

Help Me to Maximise a Groupon Hotel Stay PLEASE: -)

Hi, I am on a budget, very strict budget but need to book a 5 night stay (Western Australia) using Groupon. I know I missed out on the 15% code and shopback (or cashrewards) recently. How can I …

waze.com

Waze Experience - Better than Google Maps?

Hi, what's your experience with Waze? Interested in roadworks, detours etc.

Bring torch and batteries on domestic flight in Australia

Hi, am I allowed to bring a few torches with batteries on virgin or qantas domestic? Regional OZ, cannot always buy a torch at my destination ha ha ha…. If yes, check in or carry on luggage?

What's Involved When You Go to Court and Dispute a Traffic Fine?

What's involved when you go to court and dispute a traffic fine? What cost can be imposed on the losing party? How long is the actual court appearance? Will represent myself.

Amazon AU

Amazon scammers or real

Anyone that has experienced scammers on Amazon and paid for items they did not receive? I just purchased something that was too cheap but told myself that I am protected in case I don't receive …

Mobile Phone Fine Driving

Hi, anyone else that had the same experience in WA? I was using the gps on my mobile before I started to drive to compare the distance with my fixed gps (old map) in the car to see if the distance …

netnanny.com

Looking for Net Nanny coupon code

Hi, anyone that has a spare coupon code for the parental control Net Nanny software? I am also looking forward to all the hilarious replies that will be posted in relation to the Net Nanny software …

Car Key Duplication/ Cheapest Place in Perth?

Need a duplicate key for a Mitsubishi Lancer 2005. Went to MR M today. Price was $200… Any suggestions in relation to cheapest way to get a duplicate key? It is a transponder key (2 buttons)

Sites that offer free shipping or low shipping rates in Australia

I will be moving to a regional town very soon. Tiny town with beautiful views but not much of shopping options. I would like advice and suggestions in relation to which sites you have used that …

[Resolved] Accidentally Broke a Window in The House. I Have Building and Contents Insurance

Hi, I accidentally broke a window in the house. Does anyone know if that is covered when you have a house insurance (building and contents? UPDATE: I am with RAC in WA. I called them and lodged a …

Need DC Motor Kit for School Project

Hi, I need some advice for a primary school project. Need to make a small boat with a dc motor. I had a look online for parts but would appreciate some guidance. Any good sites that sell this …

Oroton

Oroton Customer Service

Hi, I have been experiencing some poor customer service lately. I purchased two Oroton bags online. One was covered in mildew. I have contacted Oroton via email twice without any response. I …

Telstra

Telstra warranty issues - poor customer service

I purchased a Telstra Lite Smart mobile. Tried to activate it using a Telstra SIM Card. Mobile could not recognise my SIM card or any other SIM card (tried 3 different ones). Remember that this is …

Ledger Nano s and Offline Security

Hi, I purchased a ledger nano s for my crypto. What are the steps to store my crypto on the ledger and also to keep a paper record of the keys just in case I would loose the ledger or it would …

VERY URGENT: Where can I find Bak Kwa in Canberra

I need to find a place in Canberra that sells Bak Kwa. It is a Chinese salty-sweet dried meat product similar to jerky. Guys, feel free to post humorous replies ha ha ha.. Seriously, it is a …

Optus

Optus - Worst Customer Service Ever Today!

I purchased one of the $30 (promo $10) Optus mobile broadband starter kits online (Optus web site). Problem was I could not activate the sim card. I contacted online support and they failed to …

Which Exchange to Use for Ripple Cryptocoins in Australia

Hi, I would like to invest some funds into Ripple. Are there any Aussie governed exchanges in Australia that allow you to buy Ripple? They need to have a financial license to operate. There some …

Virgin Money

Virgin Money Credit Card Travel $129 Travel Voucher

Hi, I have a virgin money credit card and every year I receive a $129 virgin travel voucher. My question is, I will not use the voucher this time. Is it possible to gift (or sell) the voucher to …

Student Edge

Student Edge membership without studying

How can I get a student edge membership? I am not a student but I am sure there are ways… Hey, we are all here to save money….

City Farmers

City Farmers - is this misleading advertising instore?

Hi, I went to my local City Farmers Store (Perth) to buy some dog food. They had several banners in the store which were promoting the fact that they will price match any Australian retailer. I …

Input for digital magazine only

Hi, We are in the process of starting a community paper overseas that will be free but funding will come from adverts in the magazine. Very similar set-up like the community papers around …

Need Advice, Accident at Hotel, What to Do

Hi, a family member had an accident at one of the big hotels due to failure of the hotel to make sure that the swimming area was safe. What is the best way to deal with this? The family member now …

Telstra

Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband Data Pass options...

Hi, I have accumulated a lot of prepaid credits on my Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile Broadband Data Pass plans. I have tried to insert the sim in my android mobile but I cannot buy anything from google …

Possible to Sell Aussie Regional Domain Names to Chinese Market

Hi, I understand that this forum is not for selling but I have a question. I registered some quality Aussie city names (prefix my) early 2000. Any good Chinese domain name auction sites that …