The Financial Safety website offers factual financial information with a family violence lens. It is aimed at women concerned about finances in their relationship and people concerned about someone they know.
Some of the issues covered include:
Economic and financial abuse
Joint bank accounts
Debts and bankruptcy
Rent and tenancy
The website includes a national Directory of Services across a range of categories that may be able to assist people navigating economic abuse and the many associated challenges. Categories include:
There is also a section covering some of the Tools, Apps, and Guides that can support people with their finances. This includes links to resources for people who want to:
Learn about Family Law
Separate from their partner
Leave an abuser
Improve their financial wellbeing
While the site is aimed at women, it includes information that is relevant to anyone experiencing abuse from a partner, family member or other member of the household.