A Sniippet of weekly news #12 – July 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #12 – July 2020

More bad news for Victoria this week with increased coronavirus numbers and a lockdown in Melbourne. Meanwhile the economic recovery seems to be slowing down in Australia and the US. The RBA calls it the biggest correction since the 1930s. ...
A Sniippet of weekly news #11 – June 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #11 – June 2020

Victoria stole all the headlines this week with spiking coronavirus cases and planes being turned away by the premier. The Australian economy is still suffering but is doing better than most according to the IMF.  Queensland has reopened its borders ...
A Sniippet of weekly news #10 – June 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #10 – June 2020

While coronavirus cases are increasing in some countries and states, recent economic data suggests that Australia’s economy is doing AAA ok. Australian unicorn Canva is doing more than ok with a recent capital raising valuing it at $6bn USD. We ...
A Sniippet of weekly news #9 – June 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #9 – June 2020

In this issue, we see several signs of an improving economy. Meanwhile the stock market recovered ground after being spooked by rising COVID-19 numbers in the US and around the world. We also look at the expected increase in tax ...
A Sniippet of weekly news #8 – June 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #8 – June 2020

In this issue, we learn that happiness gets better after 47 while a 68 woman becomes the first  person to go to space and the deepest part of the ocean. In the real news, the latest data shows that the ...
A Sniippet of weekly news #7 – May 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #7 – May 2020

Welcome back to our third edition of a Sniippet of news.  In this issue, we have crammed in some extra goodness with two new sections: personal finance tips and our meme of the week. It is always good to balance ...
A Sniippet of weekly news #6 – May 2020

A Sniippet of weekly news #6 – May 2020

Welcome back to our second edition of a Sniippet of news.  Our one-minute weekly recap looks at some big government announcements and the return of sport. In our article summaries, we look at federal government help for the housing industry, ...
A Sniippet of the weekly news #5 – May 2020

A Sniippet of the weekly news #5 – May 2020

Here at Sniip, we’re making bill paying easier, faster and more manageable. That way, you can have more time for for getting on with the other things in your life, like reading the news. But even the news can do ...
A Sniippet of the weekly news #4 – Feb 2020

A Sniippet of the weekly news #4 – Feb 2020

Despite last week’s positive news from Chinese authorities the coronavirus has sent shockwaves through financial markets again this week. Technology behemoth Apple announced overnight that its supply chain has been affected by the outbreak and that sales for the quarter ...
A Sniippet of the weekly news #3 – Feb 2020

A Sniippet of the weekly news #3 – Feb 2020

In the words of Dorothea Mackellar the last few weeks have been a period Of droughts and flooding rains. While initially being celebrated the downpours are turning dangerous with many areas now experiencing severe flooding. The ongoing effects of bushfires ...