Faced with average lower earnings, possible time out from the workforce to raise children, and longer life expectancy, it can be a struggle for women to save enough money in their super. According to the 2017 HILDA survey, Australian women … read more
It’s probably not the sexiest thing the two of you have on the to-do list but putting it off could see you butting heads.
Here is a list of things worth discussing with your partner before you consider merging your … read more
Although marriage, mortgage, and young children may have characterised your 30s, your 40s often feature growing responsibilities and ever-competing priorities. Your parents are older, your mortgage is still on foot, children’s education costs are growing, and though retirement may seem … read more
They say it takes a village to raise a child, but how much does it actually cost? The answer is highly dependent on individual circumstances, but as a guide, a 2013 national study found that a typical middle income family … read more
You may have already given thought to some health-related wellness goals for 2018, but what about your financial wellness?
AMP research has revealed that a quarter of Australian workers have difficulty in making ends meet, with the most common triggers … read more
Why you should have an emergency fund
When you’re faced with unexpected expenses, having emergency cash set aside can make all the difference.
Could a relatively minor event—such as an unexpected filling, visit to the vet, broken phone, faulty home … read more