A curious story coming from a country in the sweet spot because of the commodity boom, but the...

|By:, SA News Editor

A curious story coming from a country in the sweet spot because of the commodity boom, but the number of Australians falling behind on their utility bills has risen 40% Y/Y. Surging costs get the blame, but high and rising interest rates, a zooming currency, and a pause in the roaring property bull market can't be helping.