Home and Garden

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What You Need To Know About Shopping IKEA Online in Australia

IKEA Online has been rolled out to all states in Australia, and it's now possible to have our beloved Swedish homewares delivered to our doors for as little as $9 for a regular package. In all states but QLD, NT and TAS, that is. While everyone can shop online at IKEA Australia now, home delivery…

Where to Get Birthday Freebies in Australia

Everyone loves a birthday freebie, whether it's free meals, gifts, free ice cream or birthday vouchers, and we've put together a complete list of where to get them! Make sure to check out your local areas, too. Many restaurants and stores offer birthday freebies to patrons - sometimes all you've got to do is ask!…

Save Money Buying an Ex-rental Car and Forget Old-fashioned Stigma

There is no doubt that buying a second hand car is better value for money even if you can afford a brand new vehicle. The depreciation of that shiny new forecourt car is so severe that it makes any money saving conscious being, scowl at the idea. Cars can depreciate anywhere between 20-40% as soon…

Did You Know: Coles and Woolies own 50% of the Wine Industry in Australia

Ask yourself, have you ever purchased a Woolworths Select wine? Maybe you don’t like to buy them because you prefer something a bit more sophisticated. Aussies in general have a great thirst for vino and recent trends in alcohol consumption have shown our drinking habits as a nation are shifting slowly from beer to wine.…

Free Passive Cooling Techniques During the Hot Australian Summer

The mercury has risen across the country and for most of us air conditioning is a must to keep cool. However, even in the cool breeze of your air-con, your conscience is probably reminding you of the environment - not too mention your wallet. If only there were free and efficient ways of keeping your…

Know the Redemption Restrictions of Your Gift Cards

One of the main reasons why retailers love to issue gift cards, is due to their high profitability resulting from a concept known as "breakage" (as described in my previous gift card post). This refers to the common occurrence whereby the full credit limit of a gift card is not redeemed by the recipient before…