Rebecca Pike is Finder's senior writer for money. She joined Finder after almost four years writing for business publications in the mortgage and finance industry, including three years as editor of Mortgage Professional Australia. In her role she led several roundtable discussions with heads of banks and finance institutions, as well as livestream interviews and webinars. Rebecca has presented awards at the Australian Mortgage Awards, as well as the Mortgage and Finance Association of Australia Excellence Awards, for which she was a judge.
- Home loans
- Cost of living
- Bachelor of Arts in English Language (with Politics);
- Master of Arts in Multimedia Journalism;
- National Council for the Training of Journalists certificate (UK);
- National Qualification in Journalism certificate (UK).
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How does the ScotPac Boost Business Loan work?The ScotPac Boost Business Loan offers businesses between and $500,000 in finance for a number of purposes. Businesses might need to pay invoices, buy new equipment, pay for renovations or to expand.ScotPac can lend up to 150% of the business' monthly sales amount which is determined using your […]
Already struggling renters are facing concerns over more rent hikes, after the Victorian government announced it was lowering the tax-free threshold for investment properties.
3 things to know about personal loans in AustraliaLoan termsMost personal loans offer terms of 1-7 years, so you can choose how long you take to repay.Personalised interest ratesYou'll get a personalised interest rate, largely based on your credit score, with offers typically ranging from 7% p.a. to 25% p.a.Fixed vs variable ratesFixed rate loans […]
The Finder Personal Loan Awards 2023 celebrate Australia's best personal loans. Using 12 months' worth of data, Finder's experts have analysed the rates, fees and offer details for every personal loan in our database. Check out the winners for best personal loans below.Finder Car Loan 2023 WinnersBeyond Bank Low Rate Car Loan "Special Offer"The winner […]
Here are our picks for the best personal loans for :What we liked about the NAB Fixed Rate Unsecured Personal LoanCertainty of a locked-in rate. While personal loan rates haven't skyrocketed quite as much as home loan rates, variable rates always come with the risk of rising rates. With this loan, the rate you are […]
Forget the politics, will you be better off as a result of the Federal Budget? Here's everything we know and how much extra you could be getting.
What are the Finder personal loan awards?Finder's personal loan awards are part of the annual Finder awards program. We evaluate personal loans from across the market by looking at interest rates, loan fees and features to find our award winners.Our personal loan awards research in numbersOur pricing research in numbersFinder's personal loan awards criteriaOur selection […]
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is holding the national cash rate at 3.60%, providing some light relief for homeowners, but adding more uncertainty over where rates go from here.
After almost a year of rising interest rates, the RBA has made the made decision to hit the brakes and keep the national cash rate at 3.60%.