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Wed 26 Dec 2018

Nikon Coolpix P1000 review: 125x zoom is insane

premium_icon Nikon Coolpix P1000 review: 125x zoom is insane

WITH a staggering 125x optical zoom, there’s not much you can’t see with Nikon’s Coolpix P1000.

Boxing Day sales mega guide

Boxing Day sales mega guide

Despite the ease of shopping online, there’s still merit to battling the crowds to nab an in-store bargain. Find out where the best Boxing Day deals are.

Mon 24 Dec 2018

Ultimate guide to Boxing Day sales

Ultimate guide to Boxing Day sales

The 2018 Boxing Day sales are almost here. Here’s everything you need to know to hunt down all the very best bargains.

5 best-selling toys this Christmas

premium_icon 5 best-selling toys this Christmas

ARE you still looking for a last-minute gift?

Sat 22 Dec 2018

Myer cash registers ‘crash’ during Christmas rush

premium_icon Myer cash registers ‘crash’ during Christmas rush

Last minute shoppers have taken to social media to express their frustration as the cash registers stopped working in Myer’s Sydney store.

Faulty gift cards turn festive season sour

premium_icon Faulty gift cards turn festive season sour

Angry Coles customers have taken to social media to accuse the retail giant of giving consumers the run around over faulty gift cards.

How to get through the last-minute retail frenzy

premium_icon How to get through the last-minute retail frenzy

If you’ve left your Christmas shopping to the last minute, get ready to battle your way through huge crowds at shopping centres across town this weekend.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Aussies best in the world at bargain hunting

premium_icon Aussies best in the world at bargain hunting

As Christmas shoppers cash in on discounts before Boxing Day sales, an international study reveals Australian shoppers are world leaders at searching out deals.

Where shoppers will splash cash on Boxing Day

premium_icon Where shoppers will splash cash on Boxing Day

Shoppers still have a few days until Christmas, but many will be spending up big in the sales from Boxing Day and beyond. Here’s where to get the best bargains.

The best treats to give your doggo this festive season

premium_icon The best treats to give your doggo this festive season

AS MUCH as we love our pets, we need to resist the temptation to share our yummy food with them.

Why you should rethink the kids' Christmas presents

premium_icon Why you should rethink the kids' Christmas presents

BUYING them the latest gadget might be cool, but it's not really good for their health.

How to go green these holidays and spend less

How to go green these holidays and spend less

Christmas can be an expensive time, but these foolproof tips will save the reef and your bank account.

Wed 19 Dec 2018

Craziest Christmas supermarket bargains

Craziest Christmas supermarket bargains

Champagne for just $25 or how about Christmas dinner for less than $20 per head? Coles, Woolies and Aldi are furiously dropping prices to drag us in store.

How to shop smart before Christmas

premium_icon How to shop smart before Christmas

Are you one of the four per cent of Aussies who has left their pressie shopping to the week before Christmas?

Secret Santa backfires with angry texts

Secret Santa backfires with angry texts

An office Secret Santa has gone pear-shaped, after a colleague demanded she receive another gift because hers was too cheap.

Tue 18 Dec 2018

Why I don’t buy gifts for my grandkids

Why I don’t buy gifts for my grandkids

Forget the sound of squeals and shredded wrapping paper on Christmas morning, because this grandmother does gift giving differently.

Aldi’s $20 genius tote bag

Aldi’s $20 genius tote bag

This is not your standard tote. This is a wine cooler bag fitted with its own reusable drink pouch. Christmas is sorted.

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Anger as Coles mini cases sell out

premium_icon Anger as Coles mini cases sell out

COLES Christmas minis have proved popular with collector cases sold out in a matter of days in Ipswich, Springfield and Redbank.

Today’s embarrassing Coles apology

Today’s embarrassing Coles apology

The Today show has issued an awkward on-air apology this morning after giving a bit of misleading Christmas information.

Top tips to keep on track this festive season

premium_icon Top tips to keep on track this festive season

The Christmas festive season can leave shoppers out of pocket and stressed to the max.

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