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Top 6 best back to school phone plans for kids

Posted by January 20th 2021

Are your kids about to go back to school? For many parents, this time of year can be stressful, especially if you’re looking at sending your child back to class with a new phone plan. …

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Faulty meters cost AGL $160,000 in penalties from regulator

Posted by January 20th 2021

AGL and its subsidiaries have paid penalties totalling $160,000 after the regulator issued it with eight infringement notices for breaching National Electricity Rules. The Australian Energy Regulator (AER) alleged that AGL failed to promptly fix customers’ …

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Amaysim launches a new $10 for 10GB short expiry plan

Posted by January 18th 2021

Prepaid telco Amaysim has announced a new short expiry plan, that might interest you if you're after a generous bit of data over a shorter recharge period. Starting today (January 18), you can sign up on …

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ROG Phone 3 Review: A phone for gamers

Posted by January 18th 2021

The ROG Phone 3 from ASUS is a phenomenally powerful smartphone, focusing all of its pros on being a device ideal for gamers, but at the detriment of some other elements, such as the cameras …

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Ben & Jerry’s launches snackable cookie dough chunks!

Posted by January 18th 2021

You can now buy bags of Ben & Jerry’s cookie dough chunks! Yes, it's true (finally). Gone are the days of tunneling through the tub to get to the good bits. The iconic ice cream maker …

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Save $600 on Telstra’s 180GB phone plan

Posted by January 18th 2021

Kicking off the new year, Telstra has a great deal for you over the course of 2021. From now until March 2021, you can pick up Telstra's Extra Large postpaid plan for only $65 per …