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Billionaire investor Chamath Palihapitiya unloads on the 'wasted' first round of economic stimulus, and laments the unnecessary funding of 'zombie' companies

US consumer spending plunged the most ever last month as savings spiked to a record high

Australia's economy will come back to 'haunt' Scott Morrison's optimistic budget projections

We're nearing 'peak media' as Americans consume over 12 hours a day

Americans are planning to celebrate Christmas like it's 2007

It's 'crunch time' for Australian households

Households remain a 'key risk' to Australia's economic outlook

Japanese economic data out today looked pretty good

This chart shows why higher electricity prices present a threat to Australian retailers

How America's spending habits have changed since 1941

CRUNCH TIME: Investment banks continue to warn about the outlook for Australian household finances

A looming revival in household incomes might not be enough to save Australian retailers

Australian petrol prices just had their biggest fall of the year

ANZ says QE could be coming to Australia

TV is still media's biggest platform -- but the internet is quickly gaining ground

Here's a sample of what cooling house prices can do to spending

Your 10-second guide to today's Australian retail sales report

Growth in online shopping in Australia is slowing fast

Australian household savings ratios may fall to a 10-year low as inflation takes hold

One chart shows why 2017 is going to be a tough year for the British economy