Pension concession cards issued by Centrelink will be cancelled if you leave Australia to live in another country, or for more than six weeks.
Lenders look to your credit report to determine your attractiveness as a customer, so enhancing your score improves access and costs for future loans.
The process of claiming a "cashback offer" can be both extremely frustrating and time consuming.
Gender pay gap plus childcare could put a big dent in your super.
With two weeks to go in the shares race, it's tight at the top of the table
Short Term Restorative Care is an eight-week care programme designed for people avoid long-term care
Improved financial literacy does not absolve the financial services industry from lifting its game, but it would help
Telstra has gone from hero to villain… but the worm might be about to turn.
Downsizing provisions enable a person to put up to $300,000 from the sale of their home into superannuation, irrespective of their age or their present superannuation balance.
Platinum Asset Management has come through testing times in the past. Will it do so this time?
Now that the silly season is over it’s the perfect time to start a 30-day financial detox.
A scheme where at least 5 per cent or so of each dollar spent on everyday items goes directly into the members' super fund could catch on with other funds.
In some of the recent debate, the old adage that past performance is no guarantee of future returns seems to have been downplayed.
Today, apparently, policy is king. The odd person who gets in the way of the ever-turning wheels is seemingly disposable.
The recommendations of the royal commission will give financial consumers much greater confidence in the financial services sector, provided the recommendations are implemented in full
The banks and wealth management companies have been spared the knife at the royal commission.
An early expiration date on a gift voucher leaves one reader with a hole in her pocket and no food on the table.
Pulling their children out of school to take advantage of cheaper family holidays has been a big financial saving for Sydney parents Kristy and Darren Smith.
A couple of weeks’ stay in an aged-care facility will give you a good sense of the meals, activities, most importantly, the care.
Superannuation is in the news yet again.
It's scary and difficult but getting your loved ones into the right care is important.
A bit of research can really open your eyes on the fees you are being charged to manage your super.
Renee Catt was completely unprepared when she was hit with property settlement negotiations just four days after her marriage ended.
Both investor and owner-occupiers are expecting further price falls, adding to market uncertainty.
The key to investment success is asset allocation – that is, what type of investments you make.
Personal finance expert Noel Whittaker answers your questions.
Centrelink encourages formal granny flat arrangements, but the Tax Office takes a punitive approach.
More reforms to better protect those who buy concert tickets are on the way, but anyone buying a ticket online still has to be careful not to be left out of pocket
Melbourne City Council has given Singapore-based developer Roxy Pacific the green light to demolish Melbourne House, at 360 Little Bourke Street, replacing it with a 308-room hotel.
Personal finance expert George Cochrane answers your questions.