CashMaking ends meet can be stressful, but there are lots of creative (even fun) ways to get the most out of your finances. We have loads of tried and tested tips and advice from people who understand. Take the stress out of money with a little bit of common cents.

Five free ways to unwind

Life's busy, and although we're often told to relax, it can be hard to find a way to really unwind without blowing the mortgage on a two-week retreat in a Himalayan sanctuary. Fear not. We've got some inspiration to get your chillaxing underway.

Trading up: tips from a master sports card collector

There’s a world of sports trading cards out there – Aussie rules, soccer, rugby, basketball and baseball to name just a few. So how do you know which are worth collecting? We talk to sports memorabilia collector Darren Mathews to gain some insight.

A beginner’s guide to gold

Want to buy or sell gold jewellery but not sure how to assess its value? Relax – you don’t need to be an expert. Our guide will give you the tools you need to determine what a reasonable gold price is.

Breaking up can make you bucks

Donald’s Trump’s first wife, Ivana, famously gave this post-relationship advice: “Don’t get mad, get everything!” Here's how to turn your break-up into cold, hard cash.

Father’s Day – for free!

Want to show your dad the love, without the clichés? Here's our ‘better than socks’ guide to Father's Day.

Cents of entitlement

With the end of the financial year rapidly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about tax returns and rebates. Here's how to make sure you’re getting everything you’re entitled to.

Saving hacks that work

Want to save money but need some inspiration? Here are some simple and creative ways to encourage you to budget, save and stick to it.

Baby on a budget

Planning on growing your family but worried about the cost of a baby? Fear not. Here's how to save when it comes to kitting out your new arrival.

Thrifty travel experts to follow on Instagram

Start plotting your next getaway with inspiration from these Instagram travel guru's