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Print copies are available for the following titles:

Fill in an order form or call 1300 134 130 for your free copy. You can also download them for free by clicking on the titles above.

The following titles are out of print, but are available for free download with up-to-date contact lists:

Research Reports

August 2014: Relationship Problems and Money: Women talk about financial abuse

Funded by the Australian Government Department of Social Services, this groundbreaking report explores the nature and impact of financial abuse in the context of family violence on the women and children who experience it.

It finds that financial abuse continues long after women leave the relationship, as former partners use the legal, child support and income support systems to cause ongoing economic hardship and psychological distress. 

Relationship Problems and Money: Women talk about financial abuse 2014

April 2010: Young Women & Money Research Report

Funded by Consumer Affairs Victoria, this research explored young women’s relationship with money, credit and debt through a gender lens.

Identified effective mediums to communicate financial information to young women and made recommendations to respective government agencies and the Australian Banking Association.

Young Women & Money Research Report 2010 (830 KB)*

August 2007: Women’s Financial Literacy Research Report

Funded by Helen Macpherson-Smith Trust, this report revealed that even highly educated, well-paid women felt overwhelmed, clueless and fearful about managing finances.

Women’s Financial Literacy Research Report 2007 (2.5 MB)*

All these reports are available for free download.

* Please note that the WIRE address on these publications is outdated. The correct address is 372 Spencer Street, West Melbourne 3003.

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