Materialism May Not Be All Bad, If You Purchase 'Experiential' Items

Conventional wisdom says that materialism — that is, using your money to simply buy more stuff — is a quick way to become unsatisfied and broke. However, spending on stuff instead of experiences may still be beneficial if those things are experiences themselves.


Will FuelCents Help Slash Your Petrol Bill?

A new fuel discount scheme promises to save you 20c per litre on petrol each and every week. Will it entice shoppers away from supermarket discount schemes, and if so, how?


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include MeteoEarth on Android, Hit ‘n’ Run on iOS, and Dog Tricks HD on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Hump Day Deals: $1 Surge Protectors, 55 Free Ebooks, Cheap Tailored Clothing

Hump day (AKA Wednesday) is arguably the most boring day of the week. So why not liven things up by grabbing one of these nifty online bargains? Deals that caught our eye this week include 55 free ebooks from Amazon, $200 off tailored clothing at Ben Sherman and $1 surge protectors. Click the links below to land yourself a bargain.


Why Switching From Signatures To PINs Won't Stop Credit Card Fraud

From this Friday, Australian credit card holders won’t be able to use a signature for in-store transactions; you’ll only be able to use a PIN. While that’s an improvement in security, it doesn’t mean the end of credit card fraud — and it shifts more of the onus to individuals rather than banks.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Beautiful Widgets Pro on Android, Bloodstroke on iOS and VisualMATH 4D for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Broken Sword 5 on Android, Trail Tracker GPS on iOS and Castle Of Illusion on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Zombies, Run! on Android, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rooftop Run on iOS, and Space Flight on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


If You Can't Decide Between Buying Two Things, Consider Neither

When you’re trying to be a careful shopper, comparing two similar products is a given. Sometimes, though, if you’re having a tough time deciding which one you actually want, the best decision might be to just save your money.


2TB Seagate Portable USB-Powered HDD, Just $US106 Delivered

SSDs may be all the rage, but the humble magnetic drive still has a place, especially for storing local backups or carting massive files between locations. If you’re in the market for such a gadget, Amazon currently has a sale on portable Seagate drives, with the 2TB version selling for $US100, plus $US6.48 for delivery.