Daniella Miletic Does being happy make you better off financially? After years of studying the influence money has on happiness, one Australian economist set out to examine the reverse.
Matt Wade The gender pay gap gets plenty of attention. But what about the pocket money gap? Just as men tend to get paid more than women, boys tend to get more pocket money than girls.
Hattie Garlick has resolved to strike a blow against 'kiddy consumerism' - and she's not alone.
Adele Horin WHEN a couple disagrees on whether to have a child or more children, the woman's wishes usually prevail.
Financial friction between couples
Jo Hartley Sharing the same sense of humour, interest, friends and bed should automatically qualify you to share the same bank account. Right?
Matty Silver More and more women are willing to pay for sexual experiences.
Annabel Ross In the spirit of the silly season, we've comprised a list of dos and don’ts when it comes to Christmas shopping for your lovers.
Credit card crush
Winnie Salamon While I was getting my eyebrows done in Myer the other day, I decided I may as well stock up on some more Benefit POREfessional. It is really great. Honest.
Some swear by them, others dismiss them as a waste of money. We put supplements to the test.
It seems so unfair. They don't smoke, they eat well and they exercise regularly. So why do healthy people have heart attacks?
Katherine Feeney I'm about to acquire some new parents through marriage. Thankfully, mine are lovely (hi guys!).
Kelli Fox What's in store this week?
Jocelyn Noveck There was a flamboyant pop star. A legendary singer. A TV star, some supermodels, and one of the world's most powerful philanthropists.
Katherine Feeney The price of weddings has gone up. Again. Now, a survey by a national bridal magazine shows, Aussies will spend upwards of $54,000 on their nuptials.
Helping each other
Shelly Horton I'm feeling a lot of love for female journalists at the moment.
Wine and whine
Shelly Horton I went on FebFast once thinking it would help me lose weight. The only thing I lost was four weeks.
Outsource personal life
Cosima Marriner Do we outsource too much of ourselves?
"This pressure to provide lavishly, indiscriminately for a child’s entire class is a ridiculous charade; a miserable waste of money and time for all."
Sandy Smith Do you love to talk but notice friends excuse themselves from your presence at parties to get another drink or go to the toilet or they say something urgent has come up only for you to find them...
New dating app
Clem Bastow The premise of this new dating app is simple: convince people to go on dates with you by offering them a material gift in return.