Women closing the gender pay gap

Australian women are now earning equal to 89% of what Australian men earn on average – a 9% increase from 2007.

How to start investing for millennials

On paper, investing money seems like a no-brainer. You put a portion of money away and let time turn that loose change into a small fortune. So why wouldn’t you do it?

Australian financial comfort falls – ME Bank

Households across the country are feeling worse about their net wealth, jobs, income and living expenses than at the start of the year, according to a recent survey.

Is private health insurance worth it?

With record numbers of young Australians ditching private health insurance as costs climb, is private health insurance worth having?

Good debt vs bad debt: What's the difference?

If the word ‘debt’ immediately sends a shiver down your spine, you’re not alone. But debt doesn’t need to be a dirty word. In fact, some debt can even be kind of, well… good.

Where should your money be in a low interest-rate environment?

Long gone are the days of earning over 7% p.a in interest on your savings, with very few banks at present offering much more than 2% p.a. on savings accounts and term deposits. With more rate cuts possibly on the way, you may be considering alternative places to earn a return on your cash.

No pay rise for Aussies in eight years

The median household disposable income for Australians hasn’t gone up in eight years. In fact, it’s gone slightly backwards.