Are the banks finally getting it? Or being dragged, kicking and screaming, into a new reality?
Christine Long Olga Kashubin makes enough money from selling photography to stock agency to pay for an annual overseas holiday with husband.
Georgina Dent There are about 70 dress rental sites in Australia and some let you rent out your own clothing.
Noel Whittaker The unexpected "generosity" of the Commonwealth Bank in abolishing fees for withdrawals at ATMs has been well publicised. As expected, all the other banks quickly followed suit and there were headlines galore about the difference it would make to their customers.
Clancy Yeates Retailers have suffered their worst two months since 2010, and there is a growing view among economists that it reflects a broader pattern of consumers growing more cautious with their money.
Mark Bouris The first mentions of Christmas are creeping into retail marketing.
Noel Whittaker Recommendations for more change to the aged care system.
Daryl Dixon many investors are seemingly unaware as to the nuances between listed investment companies and exchange-traded funds and the impact they may have on portfolios.
Caitlin Fitzsimmons Round-ups boost savings by tapping into insights from behavioural finance, and they're going mainstream.
Satyajit Das Australia's superannuation scheme is the envy of the world. It shouldn't be.