Link: “Why jobseeker is stuck ‘in the early 90s’ and leaving Australians behind

Original post found at: https://www.theguardian.com/news/datablog/2021/mar/05/why-jobseeker-is-stuck-in-the-early-90s-and-leaving-australians-behind

Good explanation of how merely “tracking inflation” doesn’t actually keep up with the rising cost of living.

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