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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
New look, interactivity for CoreData COVID-19 Pulse Check Dashboard

New look, interactivity for CoreData COVID-19 Pulse Check Dashboard

The CoreData COVID-19 Dashboard has been redesigned to offer a suite of new interactive features. Search how the pandemic is affecting sentiment, intentions, behaviour and concerns, by gender, generation, state […]

by May 30, 2020 0 comments Advice, Advisers
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
Financial advice supports positive mental health during COVID-19 pandemic

Financial advice supports positive mental health during COVID-19 pandemic

As the community’s focus shifts from protecting our health to kick-starting our economic recovery, new research has reinforced the role of financial advisers in supporting not only the financial resilience […]

by May 28, 2020 0 comments Advice, Advisers
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
Misperceptions about IP cover a red flag for life industry

Misperceptions about IP cover a red flag for life industry

Nearly half of consumers who currently have income protection insurance believe they would be covered in the event of job loss, new research from CoreData has found. The research, based […]

by May 21, 2020 0 comments Advice, Risk
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 2 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
The allure of the market crash catches out retail investors

The allure of the market crash catches out retail investors

To the untrained eye, the collapse in global equities between late-February and mid-March may have looked like a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity – the chance to snap-up quality stocks at rock-bottom prices. […]

by May 7, 2020 0 comments Advice