The Siren

The Siren is your helpful resource for life’s important issues, such as finance, education, property and travel.

The Siren

The Siren covers information on the important issues in finance, education, property and travel. The articles are designed to be insightful, entertaining and informative.

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Are you ready to go cashless?

Aussies love anything new and innovative

In the past, ‘Cash Only’ signs used to sit in shop windows, but these days we are more likely to see ‘No Cash’ signs. Are you ready for a digital economy?

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The ultimate challenge for firies

Hone your firefighting skills at the Firefighter Championships

If you’re after a physical challenge really worthy of a firie, then the Fire and Rescue NSW Firefighter Championships could be for you.

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Investment property 101

Property can be a rewarding investment.

Learn more about finding the right investment property, and what to consider.

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Tax tips for firefighters

What can you claim as a firefighter?

When the end of financial year rolls around, here’s what you can claim as a result of your firefighting duties.

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Can a bank be responsible?

Where does your money go?

Make sure your hard-earned money isn’t funding businesses who don’t have the world’s best interests at heart.

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Tips for a scam free holiday

An acute bout of food poisoning isn’t the only thing you need to worry about while you’re out exploring the world!

Consider these handy tips for staying cyber safe when preparing for your next holiday.

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