Reese Witherspoon and husband Jim Toth are selling their Brentwood estate in Los Angeles.
Our future might be in safe hands, with Australian teenagers rating very well in a global survey of financial literacy, but the rest of us might be thankful for a new national plan aimed at helping us manage our money better.
The federal government is expected to ditch one of its most controversial budget measures - the plan to apply real interest rates to student debts - following advice from the architect of the HECS repayment scheme that it is unfair to poor graduates.
Adventurous sommeliers are leading the way in offering apt alternatives to alcohol, writes Olivia Riordan.
The young child mortality rate in some parts of Australia is higher than that of Sri Lanka or the Ukraine.
Thanks to nutritional labelling and education, most of us know or have a rough idea how much junk food makes an acceptable portion.
The federal government’s decision to abandon the Gonski funding model was a huge blow to students with autism, many of whom already find school extremely challenging, academics speaking at a major conference in Sydney have said.
Did you know Canberra is running a nice little line in flogging government bonds, apparently to other central banks?
Melbourne University has removed a perceived criticism of the controversial Teach for Australia program from its submission to the federal inquiry into teacher education.
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LOCAL surfing star Sally Fitzgibbons, 2011 US Open Champion and current World No. 2, continued her successful run ...