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Pensioners are having to pay more than 60 per cent of their income to rent ...
Spending less than you earn sounds easy, but there are traps out there.
These clever tactics are designed to make you spend money.
Rules are made to be broken. Here are four money rules to reconsider.
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Australia could become a cashless society by 2020. How will it affect you?
Labor questions the PM giving millionaires a $16,400 handout at the expense of the poor.
Did you know that Australians owe over $50 billion on their credit cards?
Australian electricity providers are enjoying ridiculous profits at the expense of consumers.
Seven out of 10 Australians do not trust banks to manage their super.
Most people think money is the most important part of preparing for retirement.
There is one step people can take to reduce their assets tested.
The cuts to Sunday penalty rates will hit retail workers hardest.
PM Malcolm Turnbull says no need for royal commission after ANZ rate cut.
Is refinancing your debt always the best way to get your finances in order?
Managing money and finances for someone with dementia is fraught with legal issues.
A new study has revealed that petrol stations are colluding to rip us off.
A simple trick that could save you hundreds.
Here are some simple money management tips for singles.
What are the key things to keep in mind when buying a second-hand car?
Australian homeowners are among the world's most indebted with $1 trillion in borrowings.
Paul wants to know if his second wife should be the beneficiary.
Discover the most up-to-date Seniors Card discounts for 2017.
Is this extreme course of action the only answer?
The cost of spuds could be on the rise, as Australia faces its worst-ever potato ...
Here’s why you shouldn’t delay your end-of-life planning.
Rachel shares the best ways to find the things you need for free.
Thousands of Australians’ super accounts have been short-changed by employers.
Australians will retire later with insufficient superannuation balances.
Batch cooking is one of the simplest ways to cut your grocery bills.
Australians are being warned that the ATO is tracking online sources of income.
Everyday foods that pack a healthy punch without the high price tag.
Discover five high-tech ways to buy second-hand and save.
Get your financial affairs in order and start the year on the right foot.
Embrace the online banking revolution and pay no account fees in 2017.
Five tips to help you take control of your finances.
These seven tips should see you be richer in a year's time.
We show you how to get an idea of long your super will last.
Three money-making schemes that people still fall for.
What ‘gems’ can you find on freecycle sites this Christmas?
Should you downsize? Listing the pros and cons may help you to decide.
New report reveals it takes divorcees five years to regain control of finances.
We’ve rounded up the top five free retirement calculators on the internet.
Here are five simple ways to banish credit card woes over the festive season.
Would you keep spending money you knew you didn't really have?
Petrol and power costs set to rise – households warned to prepare for bill shock.
In this week’s Travel SOS, we look at ways that Lynne can spread the cost ...
New laws will prevent vulnerable Aussies from being ripped off by dodgy lenders.
Turning 60 often sharpens your focus on the need to plan for your financial future.
Seven suggestions that can teach us a thing or two about the secrets of the ...
Rachel investigates whether an app can really turn you into a savvy investor.
Is it worth the extra money to splurge on organic? Are there actual health benefits?
We share the top six global destinations that give you the most bang for your ...
ASIC releases shocking report about dodgy dealings in the financial sector.
Ryan’s tips for saving money while you travel.
Happiness outranks money as the top measure for success.
You can clear credit card debt by Christmas. Here’s how …
Government to introduce new body to oversee the financial advisory sector.
Have you ever wondered why some super funds outperform others?
Here’s a handy list of fees that you simply should not be paying.
Overhaul your wardrobe on a budget and get a new look for summer.
Going guarantor: what you need to know before signing someone else’s home loan.
A new report claims that super’s importance to retirement savings is ‘overblown’.
The Saver Plus program will match your savings dollar for dollar up to $500.
Simplified and concise information on retirement and the Age Pension.
What should you do when you lose your card?
Are city passes and other discount cards a tourist trap or a good deal?
New research shows high levels of public distrust about banks.
Is it worth saving for retirement or should you just spend what you have?
A prepaid funeral may help reduce your assessable assets.
Should James put his money in super or keep it invested in property?
The Omnibus Bill will cut $6.3 billion from the Budget.
We’ve turned to finance expert Noel Whittaker to answer your money questions.
The least expensive cuts of meat can often be the tastiest.
Here are four reasons why you will never be debt-free.
These handy hints will ensure that you lose weight without wasting money.
Discover how to spot and avoid credit card skimmers.
Need a budget holiday? Get more bang for your buck with these destinations.
Money-saving gadgets that will do as advertised – and help save the planet.
Australian banks are reporting increasing levels of personal debt and loan defaults.
Government must borrow and spend to dial up growth according to the RBA Governor.
These five tips will help you manage your money when suffering memory loss.
As the use of credit cards continues to rise, so too does credit card fraud.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has demanded that the banks pass on the cut.
A new app helps you work out the true cost of buying and running a ...
Baby boomers are claiming lower levels of financial comfort in retirement.
Here’s how to spot the warning signs of a credit card scam.
The least expensive cuts of meat can often be the tastiest.
What is the ideal cash and assets mix? Money expert Chris Malloy has the answer.
In a few years’ time, a minority of Australians will own a home.
How to spot the signs of an investment scam.
A breach of trust by a major telco will mean it now has to refund ...
Do you want to tick a box on your travel bucket list but don’t have ...
When is the best time to purchase travel insurance? The answer is very simple …
The start of the financial year is a great time to hit reset on your ...
RateCity has created a calculator that informs you of the personal cost of your vote.
Credit reporting agency Veda is being criticised for allegedly selling private data.
The Australian Tax Office tells taxpayers what it’s targeting come tax time.
Why do Australians waste $4.3 billion each year on interest repayments?
A referendum in Switzerland has seen legislation to introduce basic income rejected.
This simple guide may help you to secure a better electricity deal.
A quick video that explains seven smart yet simple tips for saving money.
Which supermarket is the cheapest for your weekly grocery shop?
Taking proper care of your clothes will have you looking fresher for longer and will ...
Shoppers accuse supermarkets of sabotaging a campaign to support dairy farmers.
Interested in finding out how your current mortgage stacks up against those on the market?
It’s easier than you think to knock years off your home loan.
Could you be saving money by using your microwave more often?
Noel Whittaker illustrates the dangers of not understanding investment risks.
Even whilst renting, there are nifty ways you can save. Here are nine of them.
These small changes can make much difference to how much you save.
Banks stand to pocket around $21 million dollars by withholding rate cuts.
Are you brave enough to follow Kaye Fallick’s formula to save?
There are pitfalls to be avoided when refinancing.
Don’t be left out in the cold this winter – now is an ideal time ...
A new report from finder.com.au reveals the secret spending habits of Australians.
Managing your money doesn’t get any easier as you get older, but there are certain ...
These five tips will extend the life of your phone and keep money in your ...
Saving $25 per week may be simpler than you think. Here’s how you can do ...
Leon’s garage sale tips will put money in your pocket and a smile on your ...
Here are five fabulous potions and lotions mostly made with cheap, basic ingredients.
The risk of funding retirement income has well and truly shifted – and now it’s ...
When it comes to relationships, finances and friendships don’t always mix.
Three quarters of Australians aged 45 and over dream of retiring early but can’t.
The new National Hardship Register has been created to help those struggling to pay off ...
The now has ACCC the power to fine companies charging excessive surcharges.
The simplest actions, whether done or avoided, can have the biggest impact on finances.
Emotional spending can impact on more than just your financial health.
Take advantage of these travellers’ experiences and give your wallet a holiday too.
You need to understand how your credit score is calculated.
The richest 1 per cent, or 62 people, have more wealth than the rest of ...
Avoiding these savings sins may help you regain the upper hand.
Australian superannuation funds have already posted a 2.5 per cent loss in 2016.
Where is your charitable donation going?
Woolworths is set to announce changes to its new reward program.
New research suggests that pensioners will be better off under proposed changes to the GST.
All Finnish citizens could receive a monthly €800 ($1190) stipend under new proposals.
Do you make any of these nine common credit card mistakes?
Research suggests $44 billion in retirement savings could be lost over the next 10 years.
Do you need to break away from these five bad money habits?
We’ve put together an extensive list of hobbies and skills that you can use to ...
Here are five ways you may be wasting money on food.
Here are some ways you’re saving money without knowing.
Westpac has been accused of gouging its customers with its new mortgage rate.
Australians who are sticking with current service providers could be losing big bucks.
The electricity component of your latest bill made up just 11 per cent of what ...
Twelve Pacific-rim nations have agreed upon the largest free-trade agreement in history.
Our 10 tips will save you money and still satisfy your tummy at the table.
The latest share market dip could mean trouble for Australians looking to retire soon.
Reap the rewards of breathing new life into your finances.
The percentage of a property's purchase price NAB will lend is being capped in 80 ...
Our seven habits for managing money will make for happier couples and better bottom lines.
Financial Services Inquiry head, David Murray, has called for the new PM to rethink super.
Australians are carrying higher levels of debt into retirement than the previous generation.
Anne Rady shares several simple tips, which if followed, can help you to save up ...
Creating a budget can be a big task but it’s worth the effort.
Start saving today, with these five marvellous mini money hacks.
The RBA has called out the big banks for not reducing rates on credit cards.
Interest is calculated on the increasing balance, generating more and more interest.
Our list of cheeky tricks will have you never having to pay full price again.
Looking after your car tyres can save you money and improve the driving experience.
Our finance expert Richard Shermon explains the finer points of retirement.
The new financial year is a good time to get back on track.
Telstra has lost millions of dollars on its phone line deal with the DHS.
Research reveals cash will become obsolete within the next five to 10 years.
By decluttering your life, you may save more than just space, you’ll save money too. ...
Homeshare offers cost-effective living for young and older Australians.
How can you make sure your family receive your fortune?
Get to know your spending habits with one of these free budgeting apps.
Five best ways to reduce the ‘idle load’ cost of your power bill.
Budget changes could see 200,000 part-pensioners lose their entitlements.
Is saving money a challenge for you? These simple tips may help you on your ...
A supermarket price war could save Australians money on groceries.
How to have fun while earning extra money from home
To help close your retirement shortfall gap, get savvy with your super.
Pretending that you earn less can save you money.
Australia’s biggest banks will profit $68 million by delaying for 17 days the RBA rate ...
It’s worthwhile shopping around to see if you can get a better interest rate.
Thousands of Australians have been sold into invalid insurance products.
The Australian dollar falls to a five-year low, but superannuation returns remain steady.
Online shopping may save you a headache during this silly season.
Take control of your financial affairs and put the right measures in place.
A Reverse Mortgage may be a good way to access money for those who are ...
Holden boss Mike Devereux announced that the company will stop manufacturing cars in Australia.
Understanding your bad money habits and how to fix them will help get your finances ...
Everyone has a favourite tip for saving money or reusing household goods.
The UNHCR is "deeply concerned" with living conditions on Nauru and Manus Islands.
Being unsure of the process is what stops many from switching their saving accounts
The Reserve Bank of Australia has been working to create new, "youthful" banknotes
With Christmas 22 weeks away, you may think you have all the time in the ...
The average salary of a backbencher has increased by $49,640 compared with a year ago.
We don't often read about what happens after someone dies – from a legal aspect, ...
Many grandparents across Australia are keen to contribute in some way to the bringing ...
Culture Connect enables you to save money with two-for-one entry offers to many of ...
Sharing a windfall with family may seem a kind gesture but with the restrictive ...
Has Australia become a nation where greed is officially good? And the rich are ...
Recently the New South Wales government cut the Foster Care Allowance for over 16s ...
Foster care is expensive. But then so is looking after any child, whether they ...
Today the board of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will meet for the ...
On Australia Day in 2011 the Coles supermarket chain slashed the price of milk. ...
Well done Ken Grenda and his sons, Scott and Geoff, who have looked after ...
The Age has today reported that the International Monetary Fund (IMF) told the world ...
Keeping track of where your money goes isn’t the easiest task. It does, however, seem ...
We all like to think we understand the basics of money management. Whether it’s ...
An effective way of reaching your retirement goal
Retirement is a big step which requires careful planning and a considered approach to ...
The earlier you can start planning, the better your chances of meeting your retirement targets.
The Federal Government has announced that it will be abolishing the age limit for superannuation ...
These days you can insure against giving birth to twins or having to cancel ...
According to a new study 85 per cent of Australians don’t feel that they ...
Perhaps you offered to deal with a seemingly simple bureaucratic matter on behalf of ...
Financial planners often get bad press but that doesn’t mean the whole industry should ...
Australia currently boasts around 435,000 Self Managed Super Funds. Martin Murden provides ...
Having a pension fund across the world may not be financially beneficial in terms ...
While a gift of money may seem like blessing, you should take into consideration how it will affect your Centrelink payments. Q. Allison My mother is helping me purchase a car by gifting me a sum of money. My son suggested investing this ...
Whether retirement is a long way off or just around the corner, it’s ...
Can you imagine money that is rightfully yours, just sitting somewhere, unclaimed? The Australian ...
Q. Our 92-year-old mother, who has Macular Degeneration, lives alone on her 50 acres and has been stripped of her life savings by a conman doing a botched asphalting job. What can we do? He drove her to the bank to get the money; the job ...
A good deal of the assets of Australians are in their homes. About 75% of older Australians own the home where they live and they owe very little or nothing on the property. With a reverse mortgage some of the equity in the home is converted into a lump ...
YOURLifeChoices subscriber Guy, would like to know what effect withdrawing money from his wife’s superannuation would have on his Age Pension. Q. Guy I am a pensioner and I get Centrelink payments as single. My wife will be 60 shortly and ...
Hidden behind the budget news is the recommendation, apparently in the finally released Harmer Review and also the Henry review, to increase the age (from 55 to 67) at which super can be accessed. What will this mean? The Harmer Review into pensions and retirement income ...
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