Credit Card Debt

Credit Card Debt per head of Population UK Credit card debt per head of population 1994 Total of: £9,453,209,396  = £163.38 per person 2004 Total of: £60,951,509,687 = £1,018.66 per person 2008 Total of: £65,580,040,237  = £1,068.37 per person. (3.94%… Read the rest


Internet Comparison

Internet Hosts An Internet host is a computer connected directly to the Internet. Australia 11.134 million (2008) United Kingdom 8.269 million (2008) Source: www.cia.gov/…/the-world-factbook Internet Users An Internet user is someone that accesses the Internet at least once in the… Read the rest


Equivalent UK and Australian degrees

The Australian government has a website that assists in assessing overseas qualifications. Australian Education International Some examples of Education comparisons are: UK 2ii Honours standard Australian Bachelor’s Honours: 2.2 / 2B / Credit 60%-69% Australian Bachelor’s Ordinary: 2.1 / 2A… Read the rest


Wage Comparison UK Australia 2009

A comparison of average wages between Australia and the United Kingdom. I am selecting to compare ‘Full time earnings’ rather than the average of Full Time and Part Time, as this should give a more realistic indication for someone that… Read the rest


Marmite Our Mate Vegemite

The popular British spread Marmite can be found in Australia,  but under an alternative name for legal reasons.

Our Mate

Our Mate – The British Marmite sold in Australia   

but beware… there is an imposter about…

Australian Marmite

but it… Read the rest

The popular British spread Marmite can be found in Australia,  but under an alternative name for legal reasons.

Our Mate

Our Mate – The British Marmite sold in Australia   

but beware… there is an imposter about…

Australian Marmite

but it… Read the rest


Price of Beer in Australia

Australia Lager in Australia is £2.89 GBP Average using prices from 161 user(s). Popular brands Carlton Draught,coopers,VB United Kingdom Lager in United Kingdom is £2.68 GBP Average using prices from 740 user(s). Popular brands Carling,stella,Fosters Keep updated at: www.pintprice.com Updated… Read the rest


Child Tax Credits Child Benefit

Both Australia and the United Kingdom governments provide financial assistance for families with children. In Australia this is called Family Tax Benefit (FTB) whilst in the UK it is called Child Tax Credits and Child Benefit. The benefits that I… Read the rest


Education Comparison in Australian Schools

A common comment is that the primary education is different here in Australia when compared to the UK. A number of people have said that children here are allowed to be children for longer, no real pressure on direct learning,… Read the rest


Average House Prices Australia and UK

House Prices comparison Australia and Britain

When comparing House prices between Australia and the UK, the figures can be looked at in many different ways, to come up with differing results. For example, if we compare the average house price… Read the rest


Difference between Australian and British Chocolate

For many years we British have complained that Australian Cadburys chocolate is not as good as good old British Cadburys chocolate. But today, I came across what appears to be the truth. Very recently Cadbury in Australia changed its package… Read the rest


Computer Price Comparison

Looking at prices of External Hard Drives today, and listing some Australian prices at www.abcdiamond.com/australia, I decided to compare the same item in the UK. Western Digital Elements 1TB External Hard Drive – Model: WDE1UBK10000 UK Price: £64.99 from Dell… Read the rest