Things you should always buy second-hand

Second-hand doesn't mean second best. Here are the ten things that - when you need to buy them - you should always consider second-hand first to make sure you are getting quality bang for your buck.

Save money and the planet during Buy Nothing New Month

October is Buy Nothing New Month. And it's easy. Here's some ideas as to how you can join the second-hand revolution and see how much you save.

Get your miniature motor running

Do you love cars? Many people in Australia fulfil their car dreams by collecting perfect miniatures instead. Welcome to the world of diecast cars.

More than the music: Collectible records and music memorabilia

What would you pay for a guitar that Elvis used? Or an autographed LP of Thriller? We talk to Perth collector Bill Graham about his music memorabilia

How to work out if a loyalty scheme is right for you

Many businesses now have customer loyalty programs. But which ones are truly providing rewards?

Last-minute ‘get out of trouble’ gift guide for Christmas

Forgotten someone on your Christmas list and need to pick up a present quick smart? These last-minute gift ideas will get you out of a jam and into the good books.

Get the kids into music – for less

Are your kids interested in learning a musical instrument? Here’s how to let you little maestro find their beat without going broke.