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.
It's never too late
Letter of the month
What's the best financial decision you've ever made?
I want to make rules, not follow them • A devastating medical condition set Louise Bedford, author of five books on the stockmarket, podcaster and behavioural finance expert, on a new wealth-creating path
Why ChatGPT will be good for super
China poised to bounce back
PODCAST OF THE MONTH
Downsizer scheme is even more generous
Use unit pricing to cut shopping bills
Tight market is welcome news for investors
Tokenisation tipped to be the next big thing
HOLD BREVILLE (BRG) • The Intelligent Investor James Carlisle
Waging a war against modern slavery
Fact file • Founder and CEO of FairSupply, which monitors modern slavery. Age 39, based in Sydney; has three children, ages 11, 9 and 4.
Pop the $100k into a safe, secure term deposit • Jennifer is expecting an inheritance but is concerned about making her money last
Consider an offset account for savings and seek advice down the track • Kirralee is off to a good start but is unsure what to do next
Compare returns before switching funds again • Sarah is disappointed with her superannuation's performance
Issue of tax deductions needs an expert's advice • Caitlin is buying her first home, but it is tenanted for another four months
What should Dad do with his $400k? • Tammy's father is downsizing his home and will have some money to invest
Bayside Women's Shelter
Don't give up on home ownership – you're off to a good start • Savings are the only reliable generator of long-term wealth
The women's issue
Diversity dividends • “Girl power” could be the secret weapon to strengthen investment returns
Boys club still holds most of the cards
More comfortable with female planners
How our top 300 companies rank
SMSFs need to watch out for gender bias
“Wealth” is about community and culture • Through support networks and modern storytelling, First Nations Australians are gradually regaining their financial independence
IT'S TIME TO PUT IT ALL INTO PRACTICE: CHECKLIST TO BOLSTER YOUR FINANCES
It's hard work playing catch-up • Women are increasingly taking control of their finances, resisting stereotypes that can begin in childhood with pocket money
Swindled by a sweetheart • Romance fraud is run by cybercriminals often prepared to be patient – they can groom their victims for years. And business is booming.
Back in the real world, it can end in tears
A conversation that changes lives
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When it's time to upgrade your solar • A decade has passed since Australia's first solar boom, leaving some households wondering what to do next
Refinancers collect a cash bonus • A relentless string of interest rate rises has encouraged homeowners to shop around for a better deal
Parental leave makes progress • Both employers and the government are helping to ease the financial costs of raising children
Use brain power to get back on track • A big financial loss can be...