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Helen Champion

Helen Champion

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Helen Champion is an associate editor at Finder. She has worked in communications for over 16 years and currently writes on a range of topics including insurance and money transfers in the hope of empowering people to make better financial decisions. During her broadcast career, she helped to produce hundreds of news and breaking news reports for Associated Press TV and ITV News. And in public relations, she managed several high-profile public relations campaigns for Macmillan Cancer Support, the General Medical Council and overseas for Qatar Foundation on behalf of BLJ Worldwide. Helen has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Lincoln, a passion for practising karate in the dojo and a deep love of making mischief with her sons.

Latest articles by Helen Champion

53 articles written by this author

What is a standing order?

Confused between direct debits and standing orders? We explain the difference and show you how to create and cancel a standing order.

Helen Champion 19 October 2021
What is a standing order?

Compare the cheapest COVID tests for travel

Understand exactly what COVID-19 tests you need for travel to and from the UK.

Helen Champion 9 September 2021
Compare the cheapest COVID tests for travel

Debit cards for kids

Support your child's financial knowledge and teach the important real-life money skills in a safe and controlled way with a kids debit card.

Alison Banney & Helen Champion 20 July 2021
Debit cards for kids

Best budgeting apps in Ireland

Discover how to save money when you use these handy money-saving apps.

Helen Champion 19 July 2021
Best budgeting apps in Ireland

Cashback incentives: What is cashback?

Discover how you can get your money back with a cashback incentive.

Helen Champion 12 July 2021
Cashback incentives: What is cashback?

Using a debit card abroad

A debit card with little or no international transaction fees makes it a great option to use abroad. We look at the pros and cons of using a debit card abroad.

Alison Banney & Helen Champion 7 June 2021
Using a debit card abroad

Banks with Samsung Pay in Ireland

Samsung Pay is an app that will let you make contactless tap and go payments without using your debit card or entering a PIN.

Alison Banney & Helen Champion 4 June 2021
Banks with Samsung Pay in Ireland

Share trading tax guide in Ireland

If you’re a share trader or an investor in Ireland, find out how much capital gains tax you'll pay on the profits.

Helen Champion 19 May 2021
Share trading tax guide in Ireland

Banks in Ireland

A comprehensive list of the banks in Ireland.

Helen Champion 21 April 2021
Banks in Ireland

Compare online savings accounts

The convenience that an online High Interest Savings Account provides can be just the incentive you need to start putting your extra dollars to interest earning use.

Helen Champion 2 March 2021
Compare online savings accounts
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