BOURIS ON MONEY
Mark Bouris Tidying up your finances can make a huge difference in the year to come - and beyond.
David Potts With an official rate of minus 0.1 per cent in Europe, there is a lot of foreign money washing through our economy.
Mark Bouris Having got your taxes done start thinking about making your money work for you.
Barbara Drury If your finances are a blur and you experience constant pain in your hip pocket, then it's not a health check you need but a wealth check.
Melissa Browne Spending it all on cars, homes and clothes might be fun but don't restrict the choices you're able to make tomorrow.
David Potts So rare is it that a government does you a favour unless there's a vote in it, I just have to tell you about the one time it has.
David Potts Always one for jumping ahead of itself, the market has decided interest rates will rise next year.
Penny Pryor Helping break the poverty trap for people with small interest-free loans, will benefit the whole country in the long run.
David Potts There are firms out there whose purpose is to help you claim back fees and commissions.
Clancy Yeates Hundreds of billions of dollars have poured into high-interest deposit accounts since the global financial crisis, as savers exploited the relatively strong interest rates.
Chris Tolhurst If you don't want to struggle to pay off a mortgage later in life, the best time to enter the property market is in your early to mid-20s.
John Collett Only two years ago, financial institutions were bending over backwards to attract depositors' cash with interest rates on term deposits of more than 6 per cent.
Sylvia Pennington Teens need their own money but how can they earn it, and how can parents help them make the right decision?
Clancy Yeates Which type of savings accounts pay the best returns? Until recently, term deposits tended to offer the best deal for savers.
David Wilson The average savings accounts now only offer moderate to measly interest. The going rate hovers at about 3 per cent – unimpressive bang for buck.
John Kavanagh A new type of savings account starting to appear in the banking market will give people more options when it comes to organising their savings.
Emily Chantiri If you have a short-term saving plan there are a few options to help make the most of your money.
David Potts How can the market be so sure rates will rise next year? Easy.
David Potts As a reader tweeted, Thriftober is a great idea but what about the other 334 days?
John Collett Annuities are striking a chord with retirees who reckon they are going to be around for a long time.