Kelly graduated with a Bachelor of Communications (Hons.), majoring in writing and cultural studies from the University of Technology, Sydney. She writes across areas including travel insurance, home loans and savings accounts. She’s also responsible for bringing you the monthly RBA announcement and untangling just what it means for your money. On the lighter side of things, her blogs help keep your finances on track without sending you to sleep. You can catch her on twitter as @earthtokellogs.
Thursday 19 April 2018
Online lender ME has announced it is increasing home loan interest rates across its variable mortgage range effective today, citing increased funding costs as the reason - and it’s not the first to do so.
Thursday 12 April 2018
From biting fingernails to indulging in just a little too much end-of-the-week chocolate, we’ve all got some bad habits - but there are some that can be a serious drain on your budget.
Wednesday 11 April 2018
Have you heard the news? Eco-friendly energy retailers Powershop and Diamond Energy have each picked up a super impressive five star rating in Greenpeace’s 2018 Green Energy Guide.
Friday 06 April 2018
While P plate drivers make up only 8% of drivers on NSW roads, they’re involved in 15% of fatalities and according to the Come Home Safe report released recently by NRMA, young drivers are most at risk in the six months after getting their P plates.
Thursday 05 April 2018
Greens Senator Richard Di Natale has proposed that the Reserve Bank begin lending as a ‘People’s Bank’, offering Aussie home buyers loans of up to 60% of their property’s value, in order to ramp up competition in the loans space and help buyers get into the market.
Tuesday 03 April 2018
April has arrived, and now that you’ve gotten over the Easter sugar rush and survived April Fool’s Day, it’s time to get back to reality - which for home buying hopefuls might mean the search for a red hot home loan deal.
Thursday 29 March 2018
So you’ve got your suitcase packed, travel insurance sorted out and your flights booked - you’re all ready to set out on that once in a lifetime holiday.
Wednesday 28 March 2018
Everyone has a bank account, and chances are you haven’t put a lot of thought into yours. Well, neither have most banks, which tend to treat an everyday bank account as a one-size-fits-all solution.
Tuesday 27 March 2018
Could you tell the difference between Cadbury and Kmart chocolate with your eyes closed? It turns out, there might be less of a difference between your favourite (and pricey) Easter treats and the budget-friendly bunnies in the supermarket.
Tuesday 27 March 2018
Your favourite Easter treats might stretch your wallet just as much as your belt this year, with Mozo research revealing Aussies could be spending four times as much on their Easter chocolate as they might on a regular block of chocolate, thanks to markups as high as 320%.
Wednesday 14 February 2018
Monday 29 January 2018
Temptation bungling is a tried and tested to help people meet their goals, for example, getting fit. So, what’s it all about, and how is it going to help you plump up your rainy day fund?
Wednesday 27 September 2017
Afterpay has taken Aussie shoppers by storm, but there's no such thing as a free lunch. Here are some of the traps to look out for when using the platform.
Friday 08 September 2017
Western Australian Treasurer Ben Wyatt has released the state’s 2017-18 budget, promising a number of measures designed to get the state “back on track.”
Friday 01 September 2017
This Father's Day, we're celebrating what makes Dad, well… Dad, by sharing some of our favourite financial dad-isms Money doesn't grow on trees, y'know!
Tuesday 25 July 2017
There are 400 fintech companies in Australia at the moment. Do these emerging fintech platforms spell the end of traditional banking as we know it?
Tuesday 09 May 2017
For Mother’s Day this year, we asked some Mozo staffers for the best piece of money advice their mum ever gave to them, and here’s what they had to say…
Wednesday 12 April 2017
Too much chocolate is an important part of Easter, but even if you're not worried about your waistline, you may have to think twice about your wallet.
Tuesday 28 February 2017
There are still some savings accounts out there offering great returns on your money. Here are the some of the ones that impressed our expert judges.
Monday 20 February 2017
Do you really know what your credit score means? We’ve broken it down, so you can work out exactly where you stand - and how to improve!