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Richard Laycock

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Richard Laycock is Finder’s insights editor after spending the last five years writing and editing articles about insurance. His musings can be found across the web including on MoneyMag, Yahoo Finance and Travel Weekly. When he’s not doing deep dives on data, he is testing the quality of cocktails in his newfound home of New York. Richard studied Media at Macquarie University and The Missouri School of Journalism and has a Tier 1 Certification in General Advice for Life Insurance.

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107 articles written by this author

Investing in the era of COVID-19

Finder speaks with investment experts from around the world about what investing looks like in a post-COVID-19 world.

Susannah Binsted & Richard Laycock 10 July 2020
Investing in the era of COVID-19

States with the strictest driving laws

If you're relaxed behind the wheel, you'll want to steer clear of these states with the strictest driving laws.

Richard Laycock 10 July 2020
States with the strictest driving laws

Credit card concierge services: Which can help you find hair clippers?

Finder has set out to shave you a lot of trouble, finding which credit card concierge service can help you find hair clippers if you're in a tangle.

Richard Laycock 20 May 2020
Credit card concierge services: Which can help you find hair clippers?

What is the average credit score in America?

Finder analyzes data to determine what the average credit score is by state and if higher education converts to higher credit scores.

Richard Laycock 19 May 2020
What is the average credit score in America?

Which US cities have the best and worst air quality? 

Finder ranks 480 cities across America based on their air quality.

Richard Laycock 18 May 2020
Which US cities have the best and worst air quality? 

Industries most at risk due to COVID-19

Finder analyzes which industries are most at risk of financial ruin due to shelter-in-place orders during the coronavirus and which might survive it.

Richard Laycock 13 May 2020
Industries most at risk due to COVID-19

Credit card concierge services: Which can help you find a kettlebell?

If you're ready to grab life by the bells but don't have a pair, you might be able to find the kettlebells you've been searching for through your credit card concierge service. We put three credit cards to the test.

Richard Laycock 11 May 2020
Credit card concierge services: Which can help you find a kettlebell?

Credit card concierge services: Which can help you find condoms?

Which credit card concierge service can find condoms before that loving feeling is lost?

Richard Laycock 5 May 2020
Credit card concierge services: Which can help you find condoms?

Healthcare costs by country

Finder.com analysis of data from WHO, Global Health Expenditure database and the OECD Health Statistics to determine healthcare costs by country.

Richard Laycock 27 April 2020
Healthcare costs by country

Government reaction times to COVID-19

Finder ranks US states on how they responded to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Richard Laycock 15 April 2020
Government reaction times to COVID-19
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