Coalition unveils policy to encourage older Australians to move into smaller homes

Coalition unveils policy to encourage older Australians to move into smaller homes

Pensioners, self-funded retirees and working older Australians are being offered new financial incentives to sell their family home earlier and downsize to something smaller. Key points: Scott Morrison will announce the policy at the Liberal campaign launch in Brisbane on Sunday The policy will extend a tax break that allows certain proceeds from a home sale to … Read more

Trivago fined $45 million for misleading customers on hotel pricing claims

Trivago fined  million for misleading customers on hotel pricing claims

Global hotel booking giant Trivago has been fined nearly $45 million for misleading customers with advertising that claimed it made it easy to find “the best price” for rooms. Key points: The Federal Court has penalised Trivago $44.7 million plus legal costs for misleading consumers Consumers have not been compensated for booking more expensive hotel … Read more