It Was Invisible
'It doesn’t happen to people like me.' The stories we don't imagine when we think about domestic abuse.
'He sent me a spreadsheet on how much money I waste.' My seven months with a controlling man.
Do any of these apply to you? The warning signs of financial abuse.
For some women, leaving an abusive relationship is the start of another, invisible battle.
'We were horrified by what we found.' How a bank discovered a hidden tactic of abuse.
'He saved $850,000.' The insidious, invisible type of abuse Australia isn't talking about.
"The week Australia went into lockdown, my husband cut off finances to my children and I."
At 19, Emily was married. 7 years later, she left with just $17.50 in her account.
'My friend left an abusive relationship. Three years later, I'm still terrified of her ex.'
When your home is more dangerous than the virus: The hidden toll of lockdown.
'He took out a million dollars in loans.' The problem with the question: why didn't she just leave?
Before The Bump
Work & Money