Money

5 financial planning tips from the professionals

We realise retirement is almost literally a lifetime away, but if you’re earning any money at all, it’s never too early to take some expert advice and start sensible saving for the future

9 Jan 2020 - 8:00AM
5 reasons why you don’t stick to your New Year’s resolutions

Professional advice on how to make those January 1 goals last through 2020 and beyond.

31 Dec 2019 - 6:30AM
5 business lessons I learned selling candy as a kid that are still useful today

From figuring out how much profit I would earn, to eyeing the competition, and strategising the sell, a childhood hobby taught me essential entrepreneurial basics.

2 Dec 2019 - 8:00AM
7 times you’re better off spending than saving

Yes, we all need to have cash on hand, but investing in your health, future and happiness is money well spent.

20 Nov 2019 - 6:00PM
The best way to save money is to set spending limits – but allowing the occasional splurge can help

Like with dieting, overly harsh restrictions on your finances can lead to overindulgence and blowing all your progress.

20 Nov 2019 - 11:13AM
7 money management tips to ensure you'll never be broke

It's important to keep track of your spending habits, whether your cash comes from a family allowance, or you work part-time.

30 Sep 2019 - 2:54PM
How to invest in the stock market - a guide for beginners with a little cash to spare

Your returns will be much greater if you put money into stocks than if you leave it in a saving account at a bank.

30 Sep 2019 - 3:00PM
A beginner's guide to cryptocurrency like Bitcoin and blockchain, and how you can profit from them

There are definite risks to investing in digital money - but there are some awesome benefits, too.

30 Sep 2019 - 3:00PM
How to ditch your credit card debt and repay your student loan: get mad
30 Sep 2019 - 10:26AM
What is an ATM? How do you use a debit card? Is it the same as a credit card?

Dealing with banks and keeping your money safe is a major part of adult life. Here's what you need to know.

30 Sep 2019 - 2:53PM
Is a credit card loan right for you? Consider the risks and alternatives before you sign up

These convenient loans can seem like an easy fix when you're short on cash. But are they the best solution?

30 Sep 2019 - 12:16PM