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.
Thursday 19 January 2017
Ready to give your newborn baby the best start in life financially? Say hello to kids savings accounts, the virtual piggy banks that often come with sweeter interest rates than banking products for grown ups!
Wednesday 18 January 2017
Fifty-five home loan providers have flooded Mozo’s database with fixed interest rate increases since the trend started gaining momentum back in October, 2016. That means there are just 23 mortgage lenders left that are yet to move fixed rates up.
Friday 13 January 2017
Hundreds of property industry professionals in NSW are confident that the next quarter will deliver healthy returns to investors, projecting the most positive outlook of all states.
Wednesday 11 January 2017
One in five owner occupiers are at risk of plunging into severe financial stress, if predictions ring true and the RBA lifts rates mid 2017, according to new research.
Tuesday 10 January 2017
Move over flower hairbands and ombre wedding cakes, you’re so last year. Our crystal ball is forecasting a new set of wedding trends to take off in 2017.
Monday 09 January 2017
Over the last few months of 2016, Mozo reported on a range of providers reducing term deposit rates by up to 0.85%, all despite the Reserve Bank keeping the cash rate on hold.
Friday 06 January 2017
It was the interest rate outcome our experts here at Mozo had been forecasting for months, but one that homeowners and investors hoped wouldn’t play out.
Thursday 05 January 2017
Forget New Year’s resolutions involving fitness fads and extreme money saving goals. Why not let the best jazz talent in New Orleans or a luxury Peruvian train enrich your life instead?
Friday 23 December 2016
Now more than ever is the perfect time to purchase some new wheels, with car dealerships across the country slashing price tags on stock they are trying to clear before 2016 winds up.
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!
Wednesday 21 December 2016
For homeowners flirting with the idea of locking their interest rates in now before the next round of rate hikes, December data from Mozo's Banking Roundup suggests the Christmas break may be their last chance.
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.
Wednesday 17 February 2016
You don’t know me, but I’ve been following your celebrity life on Twitter for a while now, and I have to break it to you. I’m worried about your debt.
Thursday 11 February 2016
Cupid’s bow is soon to hit the calendar, and if you feel the pressure to splash out, you’re not alone. Here are some budget-friendly ways to woo your date!
Tuesday 02 February 2016
Chinese New Year kicks off soon but beware of a cheeky zodiac animal called the Fire Monkey. Here’s eight tips for good fortune and how to outsmart him!
Thursday 21 January 2016
The day is almost here! Whether your ideal Australia Day means surfing or sizzling shrimps on the barbie, check out this list of budget-friendly Oz events.