It's been almost 20 years since I last owned a cheque book in Australia, and I never felt that anything was lacking until I tried to buy a house two years ago.
Clancy Yeates A looming flood of company results should give a clearer picture whether recent market fears are justified.
John Collett Australian shares have outperformed the global market over the past century, but local investors still need more exposure to international shares.
Catherine Robson Talking to yourself in the third person can help you make better financial decisions.
Beau Donelly A Melbourne student has accused her school of "whitewashing" history after its music department was given the go-ahead to adapt the American musical Hairspray for its annual show.
Marissa Calligeros Four people living in the Brunswick area have contracted the disease.
Emma Macdonald Islamic School of Canberra distances itself from the financial problems plaguing Sydney's largest Islamic school Malek Fahd.
Eryk Bagshaw Of the 6000 students who are offered a university place with an ATAR below 50, less than 20 per cent graduate. And taxpayers are footing the bill to the tune of $7bn.
Sally Patten A survey of financial attitudes uncovered some concerns about the way people think about money.
Richard Hughes As Australia's decimal currency celebrates its 50th birthday this week, the archives reveal how it very nearly had another name altogether.