One in six Australian women have experienced economic abuse by a partner. 

This is according to a recently released survey conducted by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) between March 2021 – May 2022.  

Financial abuse can take many forms and can often be difficult to identify. has developed a comprehensive guide to assist in identifying and combating financial abuse, and the guide aims to empower individuals with the knowledge to address financial abuse effectively.

Image: Image courtesy Australian Geographic

Produced By: Isaac Brogan

Featured In Story: Dr Tracey West, Financial Education Manager at Ecstra Foundation & Lecturer at Griffith University Business School , and Zoe Rathus, Senior Lecturer at Griffith University Law School

First aired on The Wire, Monday 7 August 2023