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About Elicia Murray

Elicia Murray is veteran journalist and expert bargain hunter. She has written and edited for titles including The Sydney Morning Herald, The Canberra Times and The Huffington Post Australia. After watching too many Scandinavian crime series, she has also developed an obsession with Danish homewares and design. When she's not writing, she can often be found attending open homes. For fun.

The essential guide to buying second-hand musical instruments

So you wanna be a rock star. Or a bluegrass picker. Or a violin virtuoso. Whatever your musical dreams, you’ll need an instrument to help you hit the right notes. Before you splash out big bucks on the latest Gibson, why not consider buying a second-hand instrument?

The hot new trends in recycling

In a world that’s become more environmentally conscious, innovators are coming up with exciting ways to help people reduce, re-use and recycle.

The best freelancing jobs

Freelance work is on the rise. We look at some of the hottest freelancing jobs and how you can improve your work-life balance while paying the bills.

Expat life

Want to work overseas? Here's our quick guide to what you need to know before you go, and how to start looking for that overseas job.