What has TOG been up to for the past 6 months?

After so many emails from my Ozzie News readers asking where I have been for the past six months, I feel it is only justice if I come clean on my sojourn. I was asked to help create a guest room-come playroom for my grandchildren out of a worn out garage. Now, building, construction and … [Read the full story]

Men love women, but women LOVE handbags

One morning I was listening to the radio with my colleague Buford Balony when someone said, ‘The world’s tragedy is this…men love women, women love children and children love hamsters.’ ‘Hummph,’ he said: ‘The real tragedy is that men love women, but women love handbags.’ He had a point. Millions of women do love handbags…and shopping generally…with … [Read the full story]

Loads of ways to save money

Credit card holders now owe an average of $2,200 on their plastic and with retailers reporting a slump in sales not seen for two decades, it is clear that shoppers are reining in their spending. In short, it’s payback time. To clear a debt of $2,200 on a card that attracts an interest rate of … [Read the full story]

Where will our carbon tax money go?

How wonderful to see the pollies have decided a special  department should look into alternative types of energy and fuels…AND IT WILL ONLY COST…3 BILLION DOLLARS !  I wondered where the carbon tax money was going. Another reason to vote Green and keep our popular government in power. With enough sun to power solar energy … [Read the full story]