Let's Talk Archive

Op-ed: Seeking advice – the ADF way

Air Commodore Robert Brown AM shares his insights on the state of financial advice.

Why pay experts when you have customers

Rebecca Hendry explains the logic in businesses stepping aside so customers can show them how it can be done better.

HILDA tracks our attitudes to money

This year the national survey includes an important benchmark for financial capability research.

Building an emergency fund is my top money tip

Debbie Robbie, from the Sunshine Coast via Sydney and Canberra, has been a financial counsellor at The Salvation Army’s Moneycare, a confidential financial counselling service, for 10 years. We sat down and discussed what life is like helping people get on top of their money.

David & Beth talk managing money together

Being in the presence of David and Beth Rees makes you want to smile. It was just two months ago that they were married. David is a 24-year-old mobile software developer and Beth is a 23-year-old graphic design student.