Savings

Money hacks and budgeting tips

The First Home Super Saver scheme can help you save on tax…but you have to act before June 30

It's almost end of financial year, which means there are only a few days left to make the most of the First Home Super Saver Scheme!

Flux team
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2
min read
· Posted on
June 21, 2024

What is a term deposit?

Ever wish you could lock your money away so you won't splurge? Enter: term deposits.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
June 14, 2024

How much super should I have at my age?

Whether you've just started your first job, or you're well into your career, it's important to look after the health of your super.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
June 6, 2024

You’ve built your emergency fund. What’s next?

Once you've built your emergency fund, it's surprisingly easy to just keep growing it - but that's not always the best use of your money.

Flux team
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4
min read
· Posted on
May 9, 2024

Five toasty tips to keep your energy bill in check

Electricity prices have gone up by 20-25% in most parts of Australia. So here's your guide to survive.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
May 17, 2024

How this 22 year-old in Melbourne on $61.5k spends her money

Everyone has a different background & experience when it comes to money. We ask young Aussies what they earn, what they spend & how they feel about money.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How this 33-year-old in Lake Macquarie on $115K spends his money

Everyone has a different background & experience when it comes to money. We ask young Aussies what they earn, what they spend & how hey feel about money.

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

Survive the rise: 3 things to do when the cash rate rises

The RBA has raised interest rates again. If that's got you worried about ya budget... don't be. Here are three hot tips to survive the rise.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How this 25-year-old in Melbourne on $80k spends her money

Everyone has a different background & experience when it comes to money. We ask young Aussies what they earn, what they spend & how they feel about money.

Ashleigh from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

Should I pay off my HECS-HELP loan early?

With HECS-HELP loans increasing by 3.9% from June 1, you might be wondering whether you should pay off your loan early or not.

Anastasia from Flux
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4
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

3 money hacks to get you through the inflation shi*tstorm

Seeing prises rise is stressful AF, but these money hacks will help you keep your budget in check.

Anastasia from Flux
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2
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

What are financial goals - and how do you set them?

We set tonnes of goals each year. Run a marathon... learn a new language... but don't forget to set financial goals, too!

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

6 Hidden Costs of Buying a House in Australia

The hidden costs of buying a home add up fast, but luckily we've got the lowdown.

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

Saving money tips: 5 hacks to smash your savings goal in 2022

If you made a New Year's promise to yourself to be better at saving cash…here’s how to actually follow through.

Anastasia from Flux
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4
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How to recover from a post-holidays spending marathon

As the holidays come to a close and we pack our work lunches for our first shift, it’s time for our finances to hit recovery mode. 

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How to set financial goals to smash 2022

The beginning of the year can sometimes feel more overwhelming than losing your fave Grey's Anatomy character.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

New Year, new me: 3 easy financial resolutions for 2022 that you can actually stick to

You promise yourself you’ll learn a new language, quit sugar, run 5K every day...we’ve all been there, Flux fam.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How to avoid scams this holiday season

The holidays are primetime for online shopping. But one thing online shopping ain’t great for? Scammers.

Flux team
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4
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

4 ways to avoid a festive financial hangover

Trust us, Flux fam. There ain’t no Panadol or Nurofen that can fix this one.

Anastasia from Flux
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4
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How much should you spend on Christmas presents?

Ah...the age-old question. Here’s how to stay within your means.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

2 hacks to keep your Christmas spending under control

And how can your spending help you budget for Christmas gifts?

Anastasia from Flux
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2
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

Maximise your savings - even when you’re spending

Saving money ain’t all about penny pinching and bean counting.

Anastasia from Flux
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4
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How to get a better savings rate

Just because savings rates are so low...doesn't mean you need to cop it. Here's how to snag yourself a better deal.

Anastasia from Flux
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5
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How to budget: Write a monthly budget that slaps

Ever found yourself broke three days after payday!? Do yourself a favour and follow these budgeting tips.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

Here's the savings 411 to hit your financial goals

We’re all about that short-term pain for long-term gain, Flux fam.

Anastasia from Flux
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4
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

How to spring clean your finances

It's time to take out the metaphorical trash (aka your subscriptions), and smash those savings goals.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

What is an emergency fund for? And how much do you need?

How much emergency funds do you actually need? We run the numbers.

Anastasia from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

4 easy money tips to get 2021 off to a belter

Here are some easy tips to get 2021 off on the right track

Brett from Flux
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024

5 massive hacks to get your budget on point

Here are some quick and easy money tips to prepare you for an incredible, affordable summer

Flux team
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3
min read
· Posted on
February 21, 2024