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Shedd Is A Fashion Lover's Answer To eBay

Shedd is a mobile auction app dedicated to ‘pre-loved’ clothing and accessories. You can buy and sell using your PayPal account but there’s also an emphasis on face-to-face purchases to save on shipping. If you need to update your spring wardrobe, here’s everything you need to know.

What Unexpected Expense Hurt You The Most Financially? 

Life is full of emergencies, big and small. Emergency funds are meant to protect us financially in these events, but we don’t always have enough to cover them or perhaps we didn’t foresee a money-draining event happening to us. What event surprised you that cost you a lot?

The Best Way To Protect Yourself From Credit Card 'Vishing' Scams

“Vishing”, or voice-based phishing, is a method used by identity thieves to steal your credit card number and other personal information over the phone. Here’s how to tell if a call is actually from a scammer, and the best way to handle the situation if you’re not sure.

Dealhacker: Get A $100 Voucher When You Spend $300 At eBay

Attention bargain hunters: eBay’s Click & Collect site is offering a $100 voucher to use at Woolworths or Big W when you spend $300 or more. You can also get a $50 voucher for orders over $149.99. In other words, you’re essentially getting a third of your money back to spend at one of the aforementioned stores. Here are the details.

Save Money On Your Next Car By Buying A Rental Car

Used cars are better bargains than new ones. Did you know rental car companies are a source of well-maintained, late-model used cars you can buy cheaper than at a dealership?

Ask LH: Is It Worth Switching Credit Cards For Better Rewards?

Dear Lifehacker, Should I change to a different credit card just because it has a better rewards program? I currently have no credit card debt but swapping cards takes effort. Are the rewards different enough to justify a switch or are they all pretty much the same?

Dealhacker: Get 25% Off PlayStation 4 Consoles At The Gamesmen

With the PlayStation VR virtual-reality headset now available in Australia, it’s a pretty exciting time to pick up a PS4 console. You can currently get the 500GB Slim version from The Gamesmen for $329.95. That’s $110 off the recommended retail price, or 25 per cent. There’s also a bunch of cheap PS4 bundles available. Here are the links to the deals.

Safety Alert: Woolworths Store Recals Minced Meat Due To Rogue Metal Fragments

Mince is a good source of iron, but you probably don’t want to ingest additional metals with your spag bol. Woolworths has recalled its Australian pork, lamb and beef mince from one of its stores due to a packaging fault resulting in the presence of dangerous metal fragments that “may cause injury if consumed”.

Don't Just Cut Expenses, Replace Them With Something More Fulfilling

When your budget’s out of control, you know you need to cut expenses. However, cutting back always feels like a painful sacrifice. To ease the psychological burden, replace your expenses with something else.

Don't Forget To Include These Expenses In Your Emergency Fund

If you ever lose your job, an emergency fund can help you stay afloat while you look for a new gig. There are some additional expenses you have to pay for when you lose a job, though. Don’t forget to budget for these when building your fund.

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