By the time I left him, my boyfriend had taken nearly all my money.
More than 27,000 readers jumped online and completed the basic money smarts test shared last week.
Ultimately all my swearing and carrying on isn't going to change anything.
What could you achieve if your negative financial experiences from the past were not holding you back?
Before selling, you need to consider how the age pension thresholds under the assets test work.
My father updated his will, I have absolutely no idea what he was trying to document.
Mother's Day is a time to reflect on the unpaid contribution of mothers and grandmothers to families and communities.
Baby Boomers' parents are living much longer than expected, providing fertile ground for family conflict over how to care for them.
Drug testing, benefit cuts and a drastic shortage of jobs don't add up.
Older Australians downsizing from large family homes have received a generous push in the federal budget.
It's easy to assume a meaningful career involves working directly with the people you are helping, but there are people pursuing high-paying positions in order to donate more.
Cyndi Lauper sang Money Changes Everything. It turns out she was right.
Succeeding in the long-term takes belief and perseverance.
Mike and Mal Leyland built fame and fortune on the back of their television show, but lost it all on an ill-fated theme park development.
Receiving a financial windfall can leave most of us in a pickle on what to do with the money.
How can something as seemingly intractable, stubborn, complex and multifaceted as the pay gap be fixed?
Millennials and Baby Boomers are often cast as natural foes fighting in some kind of economic Hunger Games. But what if I told you that economic and social policy doesn't have to be zero-sum?
Have you noticed that all the talk about aged care at the moment is focused on home care?
I see many people who tell me how unlucky they are when it comes to their finances.
Your 20s are the time to set in place some basics that will help set you up for a brighter financial future.
Whether you are giving away $2.86 billion or $3.50 the effect is similar – a hit of happiness.
The Girl Guides are launching a new set of financial literacy programs for girls and young women.
At 69 years of age Evelyn Cronk should be looking forward to an active retirement in reasonable comfort.
The trick to closing the gender pay gap is not for women to simply ask for more.
Australia seems to lack consistency when it comes to reporting the difference between what men and women are paid.
In less than a week's time our family of five is setting off on a big adventure.
The boring choice isn't always the best choice.
People who receive aged care services in their home now how much more control over which provider they use.
More than 15 per cent of women and 7 per cent of men have experienced economic abuse in their lifetimes, research shows.