Personal finance

Was one of your New Year's resolutions to start saving or be better with your money? Every year saving money is amongst the top ten…
Research shows that when you are at a stay-at-home or part time working mum, you are mostly responsible for budgeting for your family. Now that…
Debt is often referred to as one of the ‘3-Ds’ - alongside death and divorce - each of which can be devastating to people’s lives…
When I was pregnant with my second child I suffered such bad morning sickness that I was unable to work. With a business to run…
Nobody likes to talk about dying or permanent incapacitation, especially if they’re young and in relatively good health. But as the news in recent weeks…
When we leave school, we are full of knowledge – so full sometimes we think we know it all. But there is one critical skill…
A Senate inquiry into women's retirement incomes kicks off today in Adelaide, with a range of groups calling for action. Despite decades of compulsory superannuation,…
Women face a myriad of financial issues during different phases of their lives. From marital status, through to employment status and even generational differences –…
Reading some of the statistics about women, particularly single women, in retirement can be pretty depressing. There are too many stories about older women living…
When artist Pablo Picasso died at 91 he left millions in assets. Aside from his artwork he also had five houses, bonds, gold and cash.…
There’s been a lot of talk in recent weeks over women’s financial security, with one of the biggest news pieces of the month being the…
How many of you go out for window shopping but end up spending a lot because you just had to have that dress or bag?…
Personal tax deadline is 31 October Thousands of Australians delay the inevitable by waiting to the last minute to file their personal tax return. Perhaps…
Change in life can feel uplifting, surreal, and sometimes so large and daunting that it can be difficult to see anything beyond it. Being surrounded…
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