Here’s everything you need to know in finance today.
The ASX is expected to open lower, despite gains on Wall Street at the end of last week.
The Aussie dollar is buying 69.01 US cents up from 68.89 US cents on Friday.
News from Australia
Scott Morrison has defended the government’s response to the bushfire crisis, admitting that while climate change action is necessary, he rejects “reckless” moves like ending coal exports or setting a stricter emissions target.
Meanwhile, teenage climate activist, Greta Thunberg, has weighed in on Australia’s bushfire crisis.
Not even catastrophes like these seem to bring any political action. How is this possible?— Greta Thunberg (@GretaThunberg) December 22, 2019
Because we still fail to make the connection between the climate crisis and increased extreme weather events and nature disasters like the #AustraliaFires
That's what has to change.
Property, careers and driving fines
Buying your first property investment is an exciting time, but also a daunting one if you’re not quite sure where to start.
Michael Yardney reveals 10 big mistakes to avoid at all costs when you take your first foray into property investment.
If you’re looking for a new job, recruitment experts recommend you start now rather than waiting for the new year. Here are six tips to nab yourself a new role for Christmas.
Driving fines, as annoying as they are, exist to deter motorists from adversely affecting others or even themselves. Here are the eight most outrageous fines of 2019.
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