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Why It Could Be the Best Time to Buy US Dollars

Why It Could Be the Best Time to Buy US Dollars

The AUD/USD exchange rate is closing in on 78 cents, so why are so many commentators expecting it to fall against the US dollar? We look at if this is as good as it gets for the AUD.

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5 People That Lose the Most from an Interest Rate Cut

5 People That Lose the Most from an Interest Rate Cut

Not everyone is better off when interest rates fall. Find out which Australians will be the biggest losers from the latest cut to official interest rates.

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Why You Should Watch the Australian Dollar on Tuesday Afternoon

Why You Should Watch the Australian Dollar on Tuesday Afternoon

The Reserve Bank of Australia board will meet on Tuesday. In the afternoon, they will announce their decision on official interest rates which will have a big impact on the Australian dollar.

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