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.
Low income families will be hit the hardest by the federal government's budget cuts finds a new analysis.
Justine Davies, Finance Editor of canstar.com.au, provides a summary of what this year's Federal Budget might mean for families.
Here is what we know so far about Tuesday's Federal budget.
Sienna McColl had just finished her first day of grade two when she was hit by a car last month.
Charities have urged Australians to donate to earthquake relief efforts after thousands were killed and many more were injured when a 7.9 magnitude quake struck Nepal.
Raising children and having a satisfying career seemed to be a problem with no possible solution for Elana Benjamin until it made her reassess what she really wanted.
Actress and healthy eating advocate takes up challenge of eating on budget of $29 a week and immediately attracts criticism for low calorie diet.
Although her husband insists that the money he earns belongs to them both, Patricia Tan still can't bring herself to spend it.
Melbourne and Sydney parents fear their out-of-pocket childcare costs could jump if the federal government adopts a recommendation to set benchmark figures.
When Josh Brown found a phone on the train last month, he just did what he hoped someone would do for him: he returned it.
We all avoid it but money is probably one of the most important things we can teach our kids if we want them to have a good life.