Research

A financial cliff awaits Australia’s ‘pay later’ economy

A financial cliff awaits Australia’s ‘pay later’ economy

The coronavirus crisis has added a new dimension to the buy now, pay later economy, with many Australians and business owners heading towards a financial cliff they can see but […]

by June 4, 2020 0 comments Research, Risk
East coast hit hardest hit by COVID-19, as WA and SA expect to rebound

East coast hit hardest hit by COVID-19, as WA and SA expect to rebound

While some Australians consider the worst of the public health crisis to be over, those in the hardest-hit states on the Eastern seaboard are more pessimistic about the economic recovery.  […]

by May 28, 2020 0 comments Research
COVID-19 blow to gender employment parity doesn’t tell the whole story

COVID-19 blow to gender employment parity doesn’t tell the whole story

Women are more likely than men to have lost their job due to COVID-19, but the pandemic could drive greater employment parity in the long-term, CoreData’s latest research has found. […]

by May 21, 2020 0 comments Research
Struggling Australians still hesitant to drawdown on their retirement savings

Struggling Australians still hesitant to drawdown on their retirement savings

One in two Australians struggling with household bills admit if they were eligible to access their super early, they would be more concerned about reducing their retirement wealth than about […]

by May 21, 2020 0 comments Research, Superannuation
One in five believe avoiding a recession is worth 106,000 lives

One in five believe avoiding a recession is worth 106,000 lives

More than one in five Australians are willing to see tens of thousands of their compatriots fall victim to COVID-19 if it means the country will avoid going into a […]

by May 14, 2020 0 comments Research
Australians postpone mortgage pain as value of home loan repayment deferrals mounts

Australians postpone mortgage pain as value of home loan repayment deferrals mounts

Nearly one in five Australians with a mortgage expect to freeze repayments in the next 12 months, revealing the extent to which repayment holidays will help many homeowners avoid the […]

by May 14, 2020 0 comments Lending, Research
Baby boomer personal finances hit hard by COVID-19

Baby boomer personal finances hit hard by COVID-19

While millennials are feeling the effects of the pandemic on their mental health and wellbeing, CoreData research shows baby boomers are being hit harder in the hip pocket by COVID-19.  […]

by May 7, 2020 0 comments Advice, Research
Stimulus staves off household bill stress, but for how long?

Stimulus staves off household bill stress, but for how long?

There’s no doubt the Federal Government’s stimulus package has provided a much-needed financial boost to many Australian households. In fact, recent research from CoreData suggests it’s had a direct impact […]

by May 7, 2020 0 comments Research
Why the ‘new normal’ for small business is anything but

Why the ‘new normal’ for small business is anything but

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit small businesses hard, with less than a third (31.2 per cent) of the small businesses CoreData has spoken to as part of its research on […]

by May 1, 2020 0 comments Research
Start Making Sense Episode 3: Early access to super – the member perspective

Start Making Sense Episode 3: Early access to super – the member perspective

Australians financially impacted by COVID are now able to access their super early.   And while super funds have expressed their willingness to make these payments, the super industry has been […]

by May 1, 2020 0 comments Research, Superannuation