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A beginner's guide to HECS-HELP for new uni students

HECS-HELP is a loan scheme for eligible students enrolled in Commonwealth-supported places to pay for the cost of your course. It doesn't extend to additional costs such as accommodation or textbooks. To help you better understand how these loans affect ... More
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Reclaiming HECS debt from dead Aussies won't work

A proposal to recover unpaid HECS/HELP debt from deceased estates has been slammed by one of the founders of the education loan system. ANU Professor Bruce Chapman, who helped design the system, said the Grattan Institute's proposal goes against ... More
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Money questions you should be asking if you're under 30

Do I pay off my HECS-HELP loan or save? With an interest rate equal to the inflation rate, this is one of the cheapest debts around. So if you have any other debts, pay them off first. If not, then you'd be better off saving, provided your net return ... More
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HECS loophole closed

Amex points can soon be spent on Airbnb stays Peer-to-peer accommodation website Airbnb recently launched a new "fintech" program to add to its successful operations. In November it announced a new partnership with American Express, where holders of ... More
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