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Mobile Phone Detection Cameras

As motor accidents caused by distracted drivers continue to grow, and with mobile phones as the leading culprit, state law enforcement are introducing advanced technology to catch drivers in the act. What are mobile phone detection cameras? This mobile phone detection technology combines a high-resolution camera and Artificial Intelligence (AI)...

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Instant Asset Write-Off, Now Even Sweeter

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As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc on Australian businesses, the Federal Government has announced the extension of the Instant Asset Write-Off scheme to further support economic recovery. What’s Changed? Ultimately the terms of this tax write-off remain the same. Businesses can write-off eligible assets up to $150,000 to significantly reduce...

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How is COVID-19 affecting the automotive sector?

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As Covid-19 continues to play a role in the closure of businesses across the country, the automotive industry has found itself in quite a unique situation.  Car dealerships have consistently experienced record declines in new car sales, well before the COVID-19 pandemic. In particular, May 2020 was the 27th month...

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Buying A Car and Claiming The Instant Asset Write Off

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This blog contains outdated information. Please find the latest here: https://www.carsearchbrokers.com.au/instant-asset-write-off-now-even-sweeter/ With the End of Financial Year just around the corner, now is a great time to invest in your business and make the most out of tax time. During this COVID-19 crisis, the Federal Government has announced many economic...

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Our Back To School People Mover Picks For 2020

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School’s back and so are the chaotic school runs. Whether you are dropping off your small population or you have their school friends in tow, having a car that fits them all (plus their enormous school bags) is important, nay! A necessity for your mental wellbeing.  The term “people mover”...

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New Cars To Look Out For in 2020

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As the end of 2019 approaches, a few of us may be thinking “2020: new year, new me.” If buying a new car is part of your 2020 plans, there are a lot of great cars in the market to choose from. Whether you are looking for the latest tech...

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Dangers of using your mobile while driving

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Picture this, you are driving through town travelling at 60km/h. Your mobile pings because you have received a text. You take your eyes off the road for 2 seconds to see who the message is from. In this time, your car travels 33 metres (1). From here, you make a...

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What To Do If You Hit An Animal While Driving

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As we know, driving is hazardous by nature. Not only are we trying to avoid other drivers, but we also have to be constantly on the lookout for animals. Jumping animals don’t always mean kangaroos when you are driving through a rural area, livestock are just as unpredictable, as well...

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What to do if your car is stolen

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Having your car stolen can be a frustrating and even frightening event. As overwhelmed as you may be feeling right now, it is very important to remain calm and focused on the next steps. If you act quickly, your car has a high chance of being found and back in...

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Thinking About A Novated Lease?

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5 Things You Need To Know. Novated leases can be a great way to save yourself the upfront costs of purchasing a new car, while potentially saving you money on running costs over the length of the leasing term.  As always, when financing something as large as a car, it...

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