Grief and Loss

Mum is so clingy after losing dad

Counsellor Fiona Caine offers guidance to a woman who is growing resentful of her widowed mum’s ‘needy’ behaviour.


Seven handy money-saving uses for WD-40

WD-40 has far more uses than just fixing squeaky hinges. This household spray can perform some amazing tasks and save you money.


Would you let a robot manage your finances?

Trust in financial advisers has plummeted in the wake of the financial services royal commission, but would you let a robot manage your finances?

Aged Care

How to talk about care without starting a war

When you notice a parent living at home alone is starting to struggle how do you say ‘you might have to move into care’ without starting a war? Clinical psychologist Dr Emmanuella Murray advises.


Connections: Lessons learnt on a long journey

Anna is 17. Florence and Ted Gibbs are 87 and 88. She asked them what could they tell her about life then and now, about lessons learnt, regrets and the power of staying involved.


Why you might need advice – even if you think you don’t

Could it be a matter of ‘you don’t know what you don’t know’ when it comes to managing your retirement? The case for using a financial planner.


If you are experiencing wifi connection issues, try these tips

If your wifi connection keeps dropping out on your smartphone, you will chew through your data quickly, and that could prove expensive. If you are having wifi troubles, try these tips.


15 quick and dirty tips you really should know

Maybe you planned a whirlwind overseas trip or just booked a weekend getaway. Here are 15 last-minute things you should do before locking your front door.


Five things every traveller should do this year

Whether you’ve travelled far and wide, or tend to stick close to home, these are five travel goals that could make the difference between a good year and a great one.


Videos: best ways to cut up summer fruit

You’re heading to a party and it’s your job to bring the fruit platter. These videos show you the best and fastest way to cut up even the trickiest summer fruits.


Are you being told a lie? Here’s how to tell

We can credit the human race for having many positive attributes, but being 100 per cent honest isn’t one of them. When you suspect a lie, here are three ways to uncover the truth.


How to have a happy holiday with friends

So you want to travel with friends? Here are some tips on planning a holiday with friends that will make the trip memorable, but in the best way possible.

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