As kids returned to school this week I could feel the sense of relief in the air and it caused me to once again question how full-time working parents manage child minding in the school holidays.
Negotiating money and finances in a new relationship is tricky enough, but doubly so when you have dependent children to bring into the mix.
People are being urged to check their change after the mint released three million specially marked $1 coins.
More than half of Australian parents of tweens and teens have covered the bill for unapproved online spending.
It's wonderful to watch our 10-year-old think up new ideas and pursue opportunities.
There are plenty of opportunities, and a few risks, to think about when your kids leave home.
Supermarket giant Coles has banned trolleys from being used at some of its self-service checkouts, sending some customers off theirs.
The possibility that they might have to rely on someone else’s money at some point in their adult life should be keeping women up at night.
When we chose to let our hearts prevail and try for another baby there was a caveat that was led by the head: we planned to enlist help in the form of an au pair.
New Australian study shines light on family finances.
Kate Ritchie is one of the prominent Australians fronting a new campaign to get women thinking about their future.
Attracted by family-friendly flexibility and the chance to “be their own boss”, many women are trying their hand at direct selling. But is it all fun and games?
Are youngsters ready to handle the wiles of advertisers and the complexities of 'credit' on a card?