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Help for people struggling with problems caused by their Centrelink issues.

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625 4,089 Newstart recipients told to get jobs that don’t exist
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How to get your file off of Centrelink

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Jan 6, 2020 15:18:20 GMT 7
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Includes The Social Security Act 1991

460 2,202 Seven payments will be rolled into one next March
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Dec 12, 2019 7:33:20 GMT 7
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87 1,296 Centrelink apologises over bushfire payment mix-up
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Centrelink Decisions Aren't Final, There Are A Number Of Levels Of Appeal.

110 1,159 Did the AAT just acknowledge robo-debt is real?
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This organisation helps people with Centrelink

42 282 Just call Welfare Rights
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Centrelink Cuts You Off.

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Jul 21, 2019 15:20:36 GMT 7

Old Age Pension

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194 1,099 Pensioners taking up work to avoid pension poverty
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Watch Out! You may be the next target.

76 1,087 Returning to live here and Medicare - OAP
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Dec 2, 2019 15:31:11 GMT 7

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For discussion of disability and news concerning it.

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Dec 18, 2019 12:51:20 GMT 7
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20 317 New DSP Impairment Tables
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Dec 22, 2016 12:08:33 GMT 7
No New Posts Work And The DSP

Many DSP recipients will be reassessed for work in the coming year.

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Jul 25, 2019 17:36:36 GMT 7
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Frequently Asked Questions About Centrelink, Pensions and Forms and Letters

25 393 overseas bank account
by bear
Jul 21, 2019 20:38:50 GMT 7
No New Posts Australian Permanent Residency

And The Disability Support Pension Overseas

25 334 Law on Residency
by nomadic
Jun 28, 2018 19:22:48 GMT 7

Travel Tips

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Helping people to enjoy living out of Australia on a fixed income.

133 2,776 2020 Backpackers Cost Analysis in SE Asia
by nomadic
Jan 14, 2020 7:22:26 GMT 7
No New Posts Travel Tips and Travel Advice

For Aussie pensioners travelling overseas on the cheap.

191 1,631 Christmas Day Typhoon in Philippines
by nomadic
Dec 30, 2019 19:03:47 GMT 7
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Yes, even us pensioners can afford international travel.

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Jan 11, 2020 11:54:50 GMT 7

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