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Elizabeth Barry

Elizabeth Barry

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Elizabeth Barry is Finder's global fintech editor. She has written about finance for over five years and has been featured in a range of publications and media including Seven News, the ABC, Mamamia, Dynamic Business and Financy. Elizabeth has a Bachelor of Communications and a Master of Creative Writing from the University of Technology Sydney. In 2017, she received the Highly Commended award for Best New Journalist at The Lizzies. Elizabeth has found writing about innovations in financial services to be her passion (which has surprised no one more than herself).

Latest articles by Elizabeth Barry

56 articles written by this author

What is interest? Your guide to learning APR vs. APY

Compare your options and learn how to find the most competitive interest rates.

Elizabeth Barry 5 March 2020
What is interest? Your guide to learning APR vs. APY

Short-term loan reviews

Compare the max amounts, turnaround times and areas serviced of payday loan lenders to find the best one for you. Plus learn what to watch out for.

Elizabeth Barry 24 January 2020
Short-term loan reviews

Is a debt service coverage ratio important to business lenders?

Understand what motivates lenders by knowing what the debt service coverage ratio (DSCR) is and the role it plays in loan approval.

Elizabeth Barry 23 December 2019
Is a debt service coverage ratio important to business lenders?

Popular bill splitting apps to use with friends

Compare a range of banks and apps that let you split bills, request money and send payments to friends.

Elizabeth Barry 23 December 2019
Popular bill splitting apps to use with friends

The dangers of no credit check installment loans

If you're worried about your credit file - then read on to find out how you can get an installment loan without a credit check.

Elizabeth Barry 16 December 2019
The dangers of no credit check installment loans

Should I buy a diesel or gas vehicle?

It all comes down to whether you're planning on hauling heavy loads across long distances.

Elizabeth Barry 11 December 2019
Should I buy a diesel or gas vehicle?

Cash Loans

If you're in a financial pinch, find out what's involved with cash loans, how quickly they can be processed and how flexible the eligibility criteria is.

Elizabeth Barry 11 December 2019
Cash Loans

Holiday loan options and cautions before borrowing

Struggling to get through the holiday season? Find out how a loan can help but also how it could be an expensive gamble if you aren't careful.

Elizabeth Barry 10 December 2019
Holiday loan options and cautions before borrowing

What to know before putting down a deposit for a used car

Protect yourself by getting everything in writing.

Elizabeth Barry 5 December 2019
What to know before putting down a deposit for a used car

How Uber is helping me pay off my car loan

I put away $200 a week by driving a few hours every weekend.

Elizabeth Barry 4 December 2019
How Uber is helping me pay off my car loan
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