James Cockington Oddities are now much in demand for the individual touch they bring to contemporary spaces.
Noel Whittaker The catalyst for the global financial crisis was US President Bill Clinton's idea that housing should be available to everybody.
Caitlin Fitzsimmons Australian investors and super fund members should prepare for volatility.
Andrew Legget Australians love a punt but there are better ways to make money.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon The greatest wealth divide is between those just starting out, and their 35-plus, established selves. Beyond that, the growth in your bottom line is slow and steady.
John Collett The Australian sharemarket seesawed this week in response to the US presidential election, before leaving our tipsters generally better off as investors viewed a Trump presidency favourably.
Scott Phillips China hasn't had a hard landing, property keeps rising, and cash returns are low ... it's been an expensive time to be a defensive investor.
Catherine Robson The most likely way to become a financial winner is to make good quality growth investments and then get out of the way and let time do the work.
Scott Phillips Bank staff's remuneration is not aligned with their customers' success – only the banks'.
Marcus Padley Look no further than the hordes of rich but miserable celebrities and Lotto winners.
Daryl Dixon Despite historic low interest rates, super funds and investors generally have fared well in 2016.
Catherine Robson There is little doubt that fostering financial literacy in young people leads to more confident decision making in adulthood which in turn leads to lower stress and better outcomes.
Scott Phillips Complacent investors may feel the pain.
Linda Vergnani House hunters seeking to avoid nasty surprises should know that not all building inspections are equal.
John Collett The victory of the billionaire maverick Donald Trump to become 45th President of the United States may well lead to a period of political uncertainty.
Catherine Robson How would you feel if you had set yourself a huge goal and not only achieved it, but smashed it, doing twice as well as you had planned?
Mark Bouris You may have to take on a large debt to buy it, but the family home also becomes your biggest asset.
Bina Brown Don't let the sales hype and glossy marketing blind you to the financial reality of buying into a retirement village.
Marcus Padley Interest rates are rising globally and it's time for retirees to think about their investment strategy.
Mark Bouris Don't rush a decision or change a plan just because there's a new US president.