Money magazine helps you manage your finances by cutting through the jargon to deliver clear and precise information to help you save money and make the most of your investments. Each issue, you'll enjoy credible, well-researched reports and expert commentary from some of Australia's most respected financial writers.
Track down all those ‘invisible’ dollars
Concerned about partner’s big-spending habits
What’s been your best money hack over the past six months?
A price worth paying in case disaster strikes • An accident can have a big financial impact, so don’t let rising premiums put you off insurance
Introducing ATEM Mini • The compact television studio that lets you create presentation videos and live streams!
NEWS & VIEWS
5 questions to ask your bank about refinancing • FINDING WAYS TO SAVE WITHOUT DIMINISHING YOUR LIFESTYLE IS KEY RIGHT NOW. THE ANSWER COULD BE AS SIMPLE AS TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT YOUR HOME LOAN
Battling another global killer
NEED PAUL’S HELP?
SMART SPENDING • Destination Tablelands to coast
Paul’s verdict: Interest rates are low, but cash is still king • House prices are likely to soften, so don’t rush in
What’s a safe place for a home deposit?
FIND YOUR HIDDEN DOLLARS • Times are tough, but here are some unexpected ways to top up your budget with extra cash
Welcome windfall for fund members
All’s fair in love and divorce • A binding financial agreement can protect each partner’s assets if a relationship breaks down
Children get in on the act
How to protect an inheritance or gift
Kids, we need to talk • In this tap-and-go world, it’s more important than ever for children to learn how to value and manage money from an early age
Borrowers get a boost • The pandemic is giving would-be buyers a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity
Improve your chances of getting a loan
Catch the opportunities • A cricket match can show investors how to win the money game
How to set the field
Surviving the ‘pink recession’ • Women have been hit hard, and without extra help they face a bleak future
Quick fix can backfire • Giving customers a discount sets a risky precedent that can harm your profitability, so consider other options first
It’s no time to panic • Investors who stick to their game plan despite some short-term setbacks will be rewarded when the market recovers
Keep the cash flowing in • In tough times, it pays for landlords to make an extra effort to hold onto a good tenant
Landlord’s toolkit • If you find the right property manager and tenants, you can sit back and watch the cash roll in
Insurance is a must
WIN ONE OF 10 COPIES OF POSITIVELY GEARED
When the force is with you • A defence property can provide a largely worry-free income stream for an investor, but there can be a downside
Pros and cons of defence housing
Fortunes made in the lab • The costs and risks are high, but the little understood biotech sector can provide impressive returns if all the hard work pays off
Handling the peer pressure • Investors are learning to live with changes brought on by low interest rates and tighter curbs on lending
Six points to consider before investing
Get in before the next crisis • “Green” investments offer a safe haven from future climate catastrophies
3 FUNDS TO WATCH
Key to a better retirement • As savings grow,...