Stephen Crafti There's money to be made from old oil cans, workbenches and cinema seats thanks to industrial chic, a decorating trend which is moving from inner city cafes to a home near you.
George Cochrane It’s a nice problem to have - looking for somewhere to park a $70,000 redundancy payout.
George Cochrane The rate is quite good now - but it's not going to last.
David Wilson As a nation we love to bet and, for too many of us, gambling infects the way we manage our finances as well.
COMING UP FOR AIR
Christine Long Want to get out of debt? Here's how to do it.
BOURIS ON MONEY
Mark Bouris Tidying up your finances can make a huge difference in the year to come - and beyond.
John Collett There are winners and losers from the RBA's decision to cut interest rates.
Clancy Yeates Don't let the gloomy sharemarket reaction to tumbling oil prices fool you into thinking it is all bad news for the economy. It ain't so.
David Wilson If you want to move cash cross-border in a hurry, bitcoin could be a way around brutal online banking charges and it's as easy as sending an email from your smartphone.
Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon This (almost) painless Dollar Detox can transform your financial flab into fab in 2015.
David Barrett Police conceal identity of shopkeeper taken in by counterfeit £20 note made of two photocopies stapled together
Pretending to be from your bank is one way scammers try to gain your trust - and your money. But they ask questions the real banks never would.
Sylvia Pennington Some parents have to outlay three and four figure sums to have their kids looked after while they go back to work.
Christine Long It's that time of year again. Time for us to head out there and spend, spend spend. But for too many of us, a lot of that spending is on ourselves.
David Potts The new year might not be so happy considering economic growth has more than halved. That's not enough to generate jobs.
David Wilson From impoverished Germans to prank-playing rock stars, burning money has a long, strange and possibly tax-deductible history.
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.
David Potts With bitcoin you can now buy a round of drinks at the local pub or even a Virgin Galactic flight into space.
THE MOTLEY FOOL
Scott Phillips Forgoing a few lattes is not enough to turn your financial fortunes around.
SPEND, SPEND, SPEND
Nina Hendy They say our land abounds in retail strips but the ease of online shopping is turning some of us into addicts.