Roisin learned the true value of budgeting while living as a Media and Communication student in Melbourne. Now a grad but still the money-minded geek, she’s constantly on the hunt for the latest news in the finance world. When Roisin isn’t sharing her findings with our readers or “pinning” behind the scenes at Mozo’s Pinterest account, she dotes on her two Jack Russell dogs at home and tweets from @roisinkellygold.
Wednesday 26 April 2017
A new report by the Property Council of Australia has today pointed to dwelling undersupply as a major hindrance to housing affordability, along with other obstacles such as stamp duty.
Monday 24 April 2017
Westpac has raised the fixed rates attached to nearly all of its interest only packaged loans, in a move that will affect new investor and owner occupier customers.
Wednesday 19 April 2017
The millennial generation may want to give up paying for their avocado on toast with plastic, after new research by peer-to-peer lender, SocietyOne, found that they’re the worst offenders when it comes to credit card mismanagement.
Tuesday 18 April 2017
You might think that the price of your car insurance premium is determined by things like your age, driving history and address, but according to statements made in a Senate inquiry on the car insurance industry held in Sydney last week, insurers can base their policy prices on random criteria like whether customers are married, the colour of their vehicles, and even the time they submit an application.
Thursday 13 April 2017
Aussies who gobble down all their Easter eggs in one sitting are less inclined to have control over their personal finances - at least according to the latest research conducted by ME Bank.
Wednesday 12 April 2017
ANZ has quietly scrapped bonus point offers that previously applied to three of its rewards credit cards, according to Mozo data.
Monday 10 April 2017
Thousands of proud parents will be happy to hear that the Westpac kids savings account dubbed “Bump” has finally arrived - the highly anticipated initiative that comes with a $200 incentive.
Friday 07 April 2017
Want to know one of the best parts about working for a financial comparison website? Having the inside scoop on what’s happening in the property world.
Thursday 06 April 2017
Over 93,000 businesses who bank with NAB will soon have access to funds of up to $2 million, following the launch of a fast-tracked loan application feature.
Wednesday 05 April 2017
If you’ve opened your energy bill recently and noticed your due amount steadily creeping upwards, then the following stats won’t come as a surprise - Aussies living in most states are paying almost twice as much per kilowatt to keep the lights on compared to ten years ago, which is well above inflation figures.
Friday 31 March 2017
Once those beer goggles are on, it’s easy to lose sight of the fact that alcohol is a budget-draining (not to mention weight-gaining) vice!
Wednesday 08 March 2017
As we say au revoir to the biggest biannual fashion show in France, let’s welcome these new on-trend looks by some of the biggest names in the industry.
Friday 10 February 2017
Whether you and your date will be exchanging glances at a fancy restaurant, or sipping wine together in the park, check out these stylish threads under $60.
Wednesday 25 January 2017
Be honest - have you strayed from your financial New Year’s resolutions already? Well, your second chance for fortune will arrive in the Lunar New Year!
Wednesday 21 December 2016
Become a pro by never making these six rookie mistakes when you rock up to the biggest retail event of 2016...the Boxing Day sales!
Monday 19 December 2016
From the sweetest candy cane scrub to boozy hot chocolate, these DIY projects will make you think twice about paying too much for a present again...
Wednesday 16 November 2016
Digital wallets and contactless payments have made quite a buzz in Australia over the last few years, so what's all the fuss about Apple Pay? Read on here.
Friday 16 September 2016
Online shoppers, you may have noticed some sites offering a new payment method called Afterpay at the checkout that looks similar to layby. So what is it?
Monday 04 April 2016
I’ve fallen for retail’s latest gift, the mid-season sales! I know I’m not the only one, because the office is getting cluttered with shopping bags daily.
Thursday 24 March 2016
We know chocolate is on your mind right now, so for the fun of it we’ve done a little character analysis on some of our favourite Easter eggs.