Money Matters

Money Matters is your helpful resource for life’s important issues, such as finance, education, property and travel.

Money Matters

Money Matters covers information on the important issues in finance, education, property and travel. The articles are designed to be insightful, entertaining and informative.

Using a calculator to work out 2018-2019 tax deductions.

Tax tips for university employees

Claimable expenses in 2018-19

July means the start of tax season; find out what you can claim on your tax return this year if you work for a university.

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A group of students playing a team sport.

Join the team - the benefits of playing a team sport

Are you a team player? Here’s why you should seriously consider playing a team sport

As well as improved health, there are many surprising benefits to playing a team sport.

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Students sitting in a lecture hall, federal budget impacts on higher education.

Federal Budget impacts on higher education

Find out what changes are slated for the higher education sector with the most recent budget hand down

Universities in particular are facing a range of wins and losses with the budget hand-down in April.

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Image of a small plant growing in a pot representing social responsibilty.

Social responsibility - what does it mean

Social responsibility is more than just a buzzword

Did you know that you can, and should, have an impact on how your bank invests your money?

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A man typing on a calculator - tax tips for students

Tax tips for students

Get the most out of your tax return this year

Tax time doesn't have to be complicated or scary if you know what to do and what to look for.

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A young man using his mobile phone while travelling overseas.

Tips when taking your mobile phone overseas

Don't get stung with a large bill, or stuck without your charger

Mobile phones are a travel necessity, here are our tips to get the most out of yours on your next holiday.

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