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Energy Made Easy

You can easily compare energy plans on the official government website, Energy Made Easy.

This platform helps you discover the ideal plan for your needs, manage your utility expenses, and become more energy-savvy.

Internet Plans

There are commercial websites that provide free internet comparison. Here are some that can help you. 

* Please be mindful that some of the websites are commercial websites, so fees and charges might apply if you access their services.

Money Smart:

Help Australians take control of their money with free tools, tips and guidance. 


Leveraged Podcast:

Leveraged is a podcast where we investigate the phenomenon of buy now, pay later, discover how the once stuffy world of investing now looks like a video game, and explore how financial influencers can distort our view of wealth.



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