A quarter of Gen Y are estimated to make secret credit card purchases and hide their spending from others, a survey shows.
Caltex's refining margins more than tripled in March as the Lytton refinery benefited from low crude oil prices.
Mining giant BHP Billiton is facing a $522 million tax bill including penalties for alleged tax avoidance through its Singapore business.
Ten is in talks with Foxtel about a potential investment by the pay TV player, but is playing down speculation they are close to a deal.
A market economist says economic growth will get a big boost from a large depreciation in the Australian dollar.
Australian investors care more about saving for their retirement than growing their wealth, a global survey has found.
PanAust has rejected a Chinese company's $1.71-a-share takeover bid for the coppper and gold miner, saying it is too low.
Shares in technology group Hills have fallen after it downgraded its full year profit guidance because of project delays and weaker government spending.
M2 Group has entered the race to take over fellow internet provider iiNet, setting itself up against rival TPG Telecom.
Volkswagen chairman Ferdinand Piech has quit following a rare public clash with other board members.
National Seniors Australia has joined the opposition to a tax on bank deposits.
BHP Billiton raised eyebrows breaking with the full speed growth mantra of the mining giants, announcing a slowdown in its expansion.
CSG explorer Metgasco has successfully challenged the suspension of its drilling licence by the NSW government.
Ford says it will lay off 700 US workers due to slow car sales.
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