Noel Whittaker I'm 26, with $150,000 in savings. Property in Budapest is cheap but would buying there be a good way to use my money?
Nathan Bell This may sound like value investing heresy - I recommend you sell Harvey Norman, largely because it has a strong balance sheet and an owner manager.
John Collett It's that time of year again, when the children return to school and - for fee-paying students - their parents learn how much they'll be expected to cough up for the privilege.
FOLLOW THE MONEY
Katherine Jimenez Like many high net worth investors, Gerry Harvey is looking to move beyond the 'safe stuff'.
Gareth Hutchens What is the state of Australian employment? Not that great, but it's not that bad either.
Matt Ryan Low interest rates make other asset classes look more attractive and drive the prices of equities and property higher.
TIME TO SELL
Barbara Drury When share prices fall, investors need a plan. Should you sell to protect your capital or hang in there and buy more?
Katherine Jimenez Offshore stocks have provided Aussie investors with some of the strongest returns seen in years - a trend that's set to continue in 2014
James Cockington Beach shack chic is going mainstream with artists such as James Edwards finding a strong market for their work.
Noel Whittaker What's the best pension plan with a big mortgage but a bad history of handling lump sums?
James Cockington From a Lamborghini Miura to the first Australian-made Holden an upcoming auction has a classic car for everyone.
Nathan Bell Being the chief executive of one of the largest and most eminent global miners should be a dream job, especially in a boom.
Residential real estate is a much-loved investment and everyone seems to know someone who has doubled their money playing property.
Clancy Yeates If our economy is in pretty good nick, why are retailers always complaining about how tough things are?
David Potts The best way to deal with a bank is by owning a bit of it. Take your typical term deposit. You'll be lucky if you're getting much more than 4 per cent - unless it goes back a couple of years - but...
John Collett If you know where to look, there's opportunities galore in the markets' small fry.
Mark Bouris Every economy has cycles and we may be approaching the end of one that has been good for mortgage-holders.
James Cockington Those who work for auction houses dream of moments such as this. Luke Jones, of Lawsons Auctioneers in Leichhardt, Sydney, was contacted recently by a valuer who suggested he check out the contents...
The "safe haven" metal's bull run is waning, with loud talk among investors that 2013 may mark the end of its spectacular 12-year bull run.
From Sydney's inner suburbs to the mining towns of Western Australia, investors are scrambling to take advantage of a growing rental crisis and the lowest mortgage costs in years.