David Potts There are more tricks than treats ahead for the sharemarket this week but there is a spark to come.
George Cochrane She wants a safe investment that can be liquidated quickly should she need money to go into a nursing home.
David Potts Uncertainty about quantitative easing has gripped the market.
Nathan Bell One of the great things about errors in investing is the opportunity they offer for improvement.
Peter Cerexhe Can you win at property auctions through superior tactics? Auctioneers of fine art, livestock and office furniture offer their tips.
EXCHANGE TRADED FUNDS
David Potts With a single share trade you too could own some of Apple, Facebook, Google and hundreds of other global names.
Scott Phillips You need to save hard and invest well – but earning more can really juice your returns
Richard Hughes The Ben-ites U3A investment club have narrowly won our penultimate share race of 2014.
THE MOTLEY FOOL
Scott Phillips The race that stops a nation can help you improve your financial position.
THE 'HONEST' BROKER
Marcus Padley The GFC has left a big scar in the public's mind and many people are now highly share averse. More fool them.
BOURIS ON MONEY
Mark Bouris You may have missed it, but on Tuesday the RBA kept interest rates on hold. Again
Clancy Yeates It's important to remember that the big four would not escape a severe economic slump unscathed.
David Potts Despite their objections to the Murray inquiry there's no clear and present danger to bank profits.
Christine Long Getting a start in buying art doesn’t have to mean having the big bucks at the ready. If you’re determined, there are ways to make it accessible.
THE MOTLEY FOOL
Scott Phillips Why the fuss? Why the rush? It's just hype. And it's all part of the marketing machine.
John Collett Demand is high and if some past floats are a guide, there could be a windfall in the offing.
Nathan Bell It's likely to be reasonably priced and the long-term prospects are good.
David Potts Hold your horses if you're thinking about the Medibank Private float.
John Collett You have until midnight to apply for shares in the Medibank Private float and investors who manage to snare some could be looking at an early Christmas present.
John Collett When it comes to keeping companies to account, small investors have an ally in the big funds.