Essentials

How to break it to your mates you’re saving cash rather than seeing Flight Facilities for the 8th time

The 101 on nailing your money goals without sacrificing your social life. Thank us later.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
January 27, 2023

Oh boy...Inflation just doesn't wanna slow down

CPI data just in - looks like inflation is on the ups once again.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
January 25, 2023

Setting SMART financial goals in 2023

We're well and truely into 2023! Start the year on a high (different high) by setting SMART goals you'll actually stick to.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
January 17, 2023

Getting over a financial hangover

Flux Fam, we got you. This new year is about getting our money sh*t together.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
January 15, 2023

Interest rates December 2022: The RBA has decided to grinch haaard this Christmas with another rate rise

The RBA strikes again, raising interest rates for the seventh month in a row from 2.85% to 3.10%!

Flux team
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2
min read
· Posted on
December 6, 2022

Why you may still feel broke even as a homeowner:

With cost of living rising high, homeowners could soon be facing cash problems despite their personal wealth. Let's break down how that works!

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3
min read
· Posted on
December 9, 2022

12 of the finest Christmas present ideas when you’re completely lost

On the first day of Christmas Flux Fam gave to you, 12 epic gift ideas to look after your family and your bank too.

Flux team
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4
min read
· Posted on
December 1, 2022

Debt free? The RBA's cash rate still affects your life. Here's how.

Hey you without the mortgage. Did you know the RBA's monthly cash rate announcement still affects you?!

Flux team
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4
min read
· Posted on
November 10, 2022

Interest rates November 2022: Spooky rates are getting higher and higher

The RBA’s November decision is in. For the sixth consecutive month, the cash rate has risen. See how this affects you.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
November 10, 2022

Budget 2022: Who's in the money? And who's out?

We unpack the winners and losers from Labor's first budget after the election.

Flux team
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4
min read
· Posted on
October 27, 2022

Interest rates October 2022: We're going up again!

The RBA rate decision is in… and to put it bluntly… sh*t is getting kinda real.

Justin from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
October 4, 2022

Um. WTF is COGS?

From COGS to cos, you'll be speaking fluent #finance in no time.

Tash from Flux
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2
min read
· Posted on
September 20, 2022

Medicare vs private health insurance: Do I need both?

Do you really need private health insurance in Australia? Depends who’s asking… Let’s break it down.

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 15, 2022

What are the different types of insurance?

There are sooooo many types of insurance that it can be hard to keep track… Let’s get clear on the main types.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 26, 2022

What’s the deal with superannuation and taxes?

Wondering how superannuation tax works? You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers.

Flux team
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2
min read
· Posted on
September 26, 2022

What does consolidating super mean? And why should you do it?

Superannuation accounts are a bit like the Hemsworth's. There's a lot of them that look pretty similar.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Does my boss have to pay me super?

It seems like everyone gets super, right? But is superannuation compulsory in every circumstance?

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 26, 2022

What is superannuation?

Most people have an account with a super fund, but do you know how it all works?

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Interest rates July 2022: How does the interest rate rise impact my home loan?

The Reserve Bank is on fire! This time, it's raised the cash rate by 0.50% to 1.35%. So what's the story for your home loan?

Anastasia from Flux
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4
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: Avoid this one major tax time no-no

The ATO just warned us about a big red flag it's watching for this tax season...

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: 3 tax myths that need to get the boot

Tax-time is confusing AF, but we're here to bust some myths and help you ace your tax return.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: Why big tax refunds aren’t a good thing

I know what you're thinking, 'why the hell not?!'. Well, hold ya horses and hear us out!

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: The LMITO and your extra $420 offset

Confused about all these tax offsets and how much you'll get? We've got you.

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: 5 things you didn’t know you could claim as a tax deduction

Max your tax return with these often forgotten deductions.

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: What the ATO is watching this year

How kind of the Australian Taxation Office to give us some pointers...

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: Five things to buy before June 30 to max your tax

Making some savvy purchases before the financial year ends can help you get the most out of your tax return.

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: What can you claim if you work from home?

Ya don’t need to be an accounting genius to learn how to claim working from home tax deductions.

Ashleigh from Flux
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2
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

Tax 2022: The tax return basics you need to know

We've gathered together everything you need to know to do your taxes like a pro.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

What is super stapling?

Turns out being stapled to your super fund is a lot less painful than not... but what does stapling superannuation mean?

Flux team
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2
min read
· Posted on
September 18, 2022

What’s the official cash rate - and who decides it?

We explain how the monthly change in the cash rate impacts your money.

Brett from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
September 15, 2022