David Wilson How frugal are you? Presumably, you are not about to buy a yacht. Here are five more specific expenses to cut.
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Melissa Browne Saving money, like getting fit, is something many people seem to believe they'll never do.
Penny Pryor Five key additional data fields will be collected from March 2014:
Clancy Yeates Until recently, Australians seemed determined to spend more on credit cards, despite the well-known disadvantages of doing so.
Nina Hendy Women need to rid themselves of the 'Cinderella complex' and take control of their financial future.
Banks have been wooing depositors since the global financial crisis made the wholesale market an expensive place to source funds.
John Collett RaboDirect, the online savings and investments bank, last week launched a five-year term deposit with an interest rate of 7.15 per cent a year.
John Kavanagh Travellers must watch out for excessive fees and charges when exchanging currencies.
John Collett Not all that long ago, the idea was to have the house paid off by the time retirement came around.
John Kavanagh This daily transaction account offers fee-free banking, with bonuses and rebates designed to help you pay as little as possible.
Lesley Parker Debt-wary consumers are opting for the plastic that keeps repayments firmly in their minds.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon It makes sense to join the class action against banks over so-called exception fees.
John Kavanagh Customers may face extra banking fees because of a change at Woolworths checkouts.
Lesley Parker First-home buyers and those looking to refinance may find it increasingly difficult to secure a loan.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon The longer you sit on your hands, the more the banks will happily take you for a ride.
John Kavanagh Interest rates have gone up most for car loans, credit cards and personal loans.
Lesley Parker It pays to understand the rules governing how banks apply interest to your purchases and cash advances.
By John Kavanagh Fee-free transaction accounts now available.
By John Kavanagh The introduction of companion credit cards will allow consumers to build rewards points faster
By Elinore Martel ATMs are now set up to deliver advertising on a large, cost-effective scale.