Rebecca Glenn Pioneering Australian study finds women tend to see their earnings as the "family money' and see a man's money as his own.
THE NUMBERS YOU NEED
David Potts Some vital statistics.
IS MONEY HISTORY?
Christine Long From Friday you'll need to know what your PIN is, but thousands of Autralians don't.
HISTORY OF MONEY
James Cockington Fifty years ago, when PINs held your hat on, cheques were the heart of the banking system and a handy leaflet helped youngsters learn how to use them
Fifty years ago cheques were a cornerstone of the banking system, and it was important to know how to use them.
Alexandra Cain Want to save some money? Ask some people who know how - students, single parents and pensioners.
John Collett When you take cash out from the hole in the wall, a little is still falling back into machine operators’ pockets.
THE NUMBERS YOU NEED
David Potts This week's essential figures.
Clancy Yeates Don't automatically pay your annual bill. Shop around for a better deal and start with your present insurer.
Penny Pryor Helping break the poverty trap for people with small interest-free loans, will benefit the whole country in the long run.
George Cochrane 'Debt solutions' all sound too good to be true. Are there other cheaper, safer options?
Sylvia Pennington These well-known Australians have done well, in part thanks to a mother who instilled basic money sense.
Clancy Yeates Bank bashing may be a favourite sport for many, but households have never had such a large portion of their wealth tied up in the industry.
Sylvia Pennington Talented kids can make a fair bit of money. But who is responsible for making their earnings grow?
Noel Whittaker It's a quick way to pay off the loan faster - and you probably won't even notice you're doing it.
Christine Long Need some breathing space from heavy interest charges on your credit card debts? A balance transfer deal could be the answer.
David Potts Always one for jumping ahead of itself, the market has decided interest rates will rise next year.
Clancy Yeates With interest rates at record lows, households are taking the chance to get ahead on their mortgages.
Christine Long Feeling the pinch? Getting a bit on the side could be exactly the boost your bank account needs.
David Potts There are firms out there whose purpose is to help you claim back fees and commissions.