Private health insurance premiums are set to rise by around $135 a year for the average family from April, with big changes to hospital cover.
From grossly inappropriate cold-calling and pressure-selling of life insurance to junk insurance sold to people who could never claim on it, Commissioner Hayne’s verdict on Australia’s insurance industry is in and the game is up.
The Hayne royal commission has called for new powers for regulators to clean up the financial services sector, as the final report is handed down.
The October issue of Money is on sale now. From where to invest $10,000 to what to do when your interest-only home loan ends, here’s what you can expect.
From pet damage to credit card fraud to spoiled food; there are myriad incidents that householders can be reimbursed for. Here are the most surprising ones that Aussies may not know about.
Sarah is a single mum in need of advice on super, investing and insurance but, as she tells Paul Clitheroe, the banking royal commission has made her terrified to commit.
Over the past decade US-based healthcare company Centene Corp’s stock price has increased by a factor of 16, with a tripling in price in just the last two years alone. The reason? Obamacare.
Much has been said about consolidating super funds to save on fees but fund members need to be careful how they proceed, particularly if they have health issues.