How to manage finances in Australia as immigrants?

Australia is freaking expensive! If you do plan to move here, save! A lot! Here is what you are up for:

High cost of living

When I moved here with my husband and toddler in mid April 2018 without jobs, I had to say pass to many little luxuries that I didn’t even have to think twice before swiping my credit card for in Dubai (fyi, I had a direct debit so the credit card was just for the

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Why did I leave Dubai?

To start off the posts of ‘Serious Stuff’ on, I want to answer a question my husband and I keep getting asked all the time. We’ve been asked by friends, colleagues, ex-colleagues, at interviews and almost EVERY person who learns we have moved to Australia from Dubai.

Why did you leave Dubai?

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