Smarter Shopping

Wed 20 Nov 2019

Sunshine Coast butcher wins best ham in Australia

premium_icon Sunshine Coast butcher wins best ham in Australia

A Sunshine Coast butcher has taken out the title of Australia’s best ham, but he’ll hardly have time to celebrate.

Amazon takes on Australia Post

premium_icon Amazon takes on Australia Post

Retail giant Amazon will take on Australia Post this Christmas, revealing plans to launch parcel lockers and in-store pick-ups to prevent gift theft.

Warning as scammers target Christmas shoppers

premium_icon Warning as scammers target Christmas shoppers

Aussie consumers should think twice before they click with fraudsters out in force during the year’s busiest shopping period. HOW TO AVOID BEING SCAMMED

Mon 18 Nov 2019

'So yummy!' Aldi’s $4 dupe of a famous Aussie ice cream

'So yummy!' Aldi’s $4 dupe of a famous Aussie ice cream

The budget supermarket has sent shoppers into a spin after revealing it has created its own version of a favourite childhood dessert.

What Queenslanders are buying at ALDI

premium_icon What Queenslanders are buying at ALDI

These are the most popular items across the nation and Queensland for those who regularly shop at ALDI — and many of the products are not more than $10.

The costs you can do without this Christmas

premium_icon The costs you can do without this Christmas

Cost-conscious Australians are tightening their purse strings this silly season to avoid a New Year’s financial hangover. FIND OUT HOW YOU CAN SAVE MONEY.

Fri 15 Nov 2019

$85 toy sending parents into a spin

$85 toy sending parents into a spin

With Christmas just around the corner, there’s one toy that’s already topping kids wish lists — so you’ll need to get in quick.

$25 Coles cake Aussies can’t get enough of

$25 Coles cake Aussies can’t get enough of

More than 10,000 Aussies have voted on their favourite products from bread to vitamins, hams and even one Instagram-worthy dessert.

Wed 13 Nov 2019

$11 Aldi product that’s ‘fooled’ experts

$11 Aldi product that’s ‘fooled’ experts

A festive Aldi food item has just scored big in a blind taste test, but there’s a luxury ingredient that has “fooled” the judges.

Woolies’ surprising $8.5 billion gamble

Woolies’ surprising $8.5 billion gamble

Woolworths and Caltex have teamed up for an unexpected and huge new project – and it’s good news for Aussie shoppers in a hurry.

Tue 12 Nov 2019

80 per cent off Bali deal drops

80 per cent off Bali deal drops

Pack your bags because one of the biggest travel sales of the year has dropped – and there’s one deal you won’t want to miss.

How to score a $12 iPhone tonight

How to score a $12 iPhone tonight

One of the biggest sale events in the country is just hours away. Here’s how you can bag a bargain on TVs, electronics and even holidays.

'Healthy' foods tricking Aussie shoppers

'Healthy' foods tricking Aussie shoppers

Consumer group Choice has called for the Health Star Rating system to be used for all products, saying people are being tricked by 'healthy' unrated products.

Sat 9 Nov 2019

Woolies to allow shoppers to use containers under bold plan

premium_icon Woolies to allow shoppers to use containers under bold plan

Shoppers at Woolworths may soon be bringing along their own containers to take deli food home. But there’s a key reason why you won’t be seeing it in Coles.

Fri 8 Nov 2019

Ikea range making Aussies go mental

Ikea range making Aussies go mental

A new Ikea range caused fans to line up from 5am to get their hands on the unique furniture items available for a limited time.

Thu 7 Nov 2019

How to get a free Slurpee today only

How to get a free Slurpee today only

It sounds too good to be true, but Slurpees are being handed out free today only. Here’s how you can get your hands on one

Hackers launch crippling attack on surf giants

premium_icon Hackers launch crippling attack on surf giants

Surf giants Billabong and Quiksilver have been left reeling after hackers launched a cyber-attack in which they have demanded a multimillion-dollar ransom.

Wed 6 Nov 2019

Stylish smartwatch lasts weeks without charging

Stylish smartwatch lasts weeks without charging

Finally, a watch you don’t have to take off every day to charge. It not only tracks your exercise but your sleep. And it's a whole lot cheaper than Apple's.

Delivery wars: Coles and Woolies compete over subscriptions

premium_icon Delivery wars: Coles and Woolies compete over subscriptions

Coles and Woolies have launched competing subscription services, offering unlimited deliveries for a monthly or annual fee. See how they compare.

Whisky fans go wild for $5 cartons of Canadian Club

premium_icon Whisky fans go wild for $5 cartons of Canadian Club

In what looks like a mistake has been shared online as people scurry to buy a carton of Canadian Club and Dry for just $5 before the deal is taken down

Newer Older