September 12, 2016


Ever wondered if there was a quick and easy way to freshen up your microwave? Or perhaps a simple solution for hulling strawberries?

The team at eftpos Payments Australia has got you covered with these fabulous tips and tricks that will make the everyday just that little bit easier.


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Do you know how eftpos helps with the everyday?

eftpos aims to help all Australians, every day. There are a number of ways pressing CHQ or SAV for everyday purchases can help you:

It’s safe and secure

Have peace of mind every time you press CHQ and SAV knowing that eftpos has the lowest card fraud rates in the country. When you shop using your PIN you can feel confident that your transaction is a safe one.

Transactions are in real-time

When you press CHQ and SAV, your payments are processed by eftpos in real-time. This means that you’ll be able to see exactly how much you have in your account through your online banking, as you shop.

The convenience of cash-out

eftpos is a fast, secure and simple way to get cash-out at the checkout helping you avoid paying any ATM fees.

For more information, click here.


What’s your favourite tip? Do you have one to add to the list? SHARE WITH US in the comments below. 

  • The foil trick also works on celery too.


  • I also regularly add red kidney beans to my burrito mince. Mmm…


  • Thanks, I regularly use red kidney beans for my burrito mince too! Mmmm…


  • I love life hacks that make things easier. So many awesome ones in this article. I just have to remember them


  • Ohh I like these tips. The apple in potatoes is a newbie for me.


  • The one that the baby was still in the sac I have seen a similar one. The other baby didn’t have the cord around his/her neck at all and the nursing staff ticked the baby’s hands through the sac. The baby’s reactions were amusing to watch.


  • Do people use eftpos everyday? That means they are probably shopping every day. They aren’t saving time to enjoy later that way. There has been various articles about using food alternatives to egg rings. Marrow skin is ideal too.


  • I use thick red capsicum slices instead of egg rings when cooking eggs. They taste delicious and I save on washing up too.


  • Use Tea Bags can be put on a saucer and covered with gladwrap and then used to place over your eyes to help with hayfever.


  • What a wonderful idea of using the old teabags to get rid of fridge odor – will definitely try it in the office.


  • Birth is truly a wonder.

    • Oops in the wrong spot – the new format sometimes drops to a different article.

      • Lol, think that happened to me also several times.
        But birth is a wonder indeed !


  • Thanks for the top tips!


  • I hull my strawberries using this great tip. Works a treat.


  • Brilliant – what a great tip


  • I love the tip to put a frozen grape in your wine to cool and not water it down !

    • Also fresh herbs in olive oil frozen in ice-cube trays is such a good one !


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