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Take control of your money, build a better life

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Hello, we’re Moneysmart.

We help Australians take control of their money and build a better life with free tools, tips and guidance.

So you can focus on what really matters.

About Moneysmart

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Our purpose

We believe taking control of your money can change your life for the better.

One in three Australians find dealing with money stressful and overwhelming. Everyday we all make dozens of decisions about money.

Making informed decisions leads to greater financial wellbeing. That’s where we come in.

Moneysmart offers guidance for all Australians, whatever your situation, wherever you find yourself in life.

Our simple tools, tips and calculators help people of all ages, backgrounds and incomes to build a better life.

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Our story

We all need a place to start

Money matters touch all of us.

Your first job or your first car.

That promotion you’ve worked hard for or buying the home you always dreamed of.

Getting over a setback or planning for the rest of your life.

For every life decision, big or small, start with Moneysmart.

Moneysmart for teachers

Helping teachers connect learning to life.

Moneysmart’s education program is developed for teachers, by teachers.

Across Australia teachers are bringing everyday financial topics into the classroom, boosting kids’ engagement and critical thinking.

With ready-to-use, hands-on classroom resources aligned to the curriculum, teachers can save time and focus on improving the student experience.

Teachers are increasing their own financial wellbeing through our accredited professional learning courses.

More about Moneysmart for teachers.

Our objectives

We’re committed to helping Australians of all ages, backgrounds and incomes to increase their financial wellbeing and build a better life. Through the Moneysmart website we:

Our background

Moneysmart is part of a nationwide approach to improve financial capability for all Australians.

National Financial Capability Strategy

Moneysmart is a key part of the national strategy, an Australian Government-backed initiative led by ASIC to empower Australians to be in control of their financial lives.

The Financial Capability website showcases research and initiatives.

The Financial Wellbeing Network brings together practitioners, educators, researchers, policy makers, academics and other professionals who share the national strategy’s vision.

Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC)

Moneysmart is brought to you by ASIC, the corporate, markets, financial services and consumer credit regulator in Australia.

Part of our mission is to help Australians make the most of their money, and Moneysmart is at the forefront of that effort.

While Moneysmart is the visible platform, ASIC contributes its resources and network of experts to ensure all information on the site is relevant and built to increase consumer confidence.