Anastasia Lloyd is a communications coordinator at Finder. She has previously worked in the banking sector and has written about a range of financial topics including mortgages, personal loans, savings and credit cards. Ana has a Bachelor of Arts in Media from Macquarie University.
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RBNZ Survey: 58% of experts say further mortgage rate changes to come
A slew of banks have moved their fixed loan rates in both directions in recent weeks, yet experts believe further rate changes are still to come.
Side hustle nation: 1 in 3 Kiwis has a second income stream
From tutoring to up-cycling, Kiwis are busy earning extra cash through a side hustle according to new research by Finder.
Debt dilemma: 41% of Kiwis have an outstanding credit card balance
Kiwis may be incompatible with their current credit card according to new research by Finder, a financial research and credit card comparison site in New Zealand.
RBNZ Survey: 69% of experts predict rents will rise under new housing policies
Experts are concerned that tenants will cop higher rents under the government’s new housing policies according to new Finder research.
Fast and furious: 85% of Kiwis have fallen victim to a road rage incident
Kiwi drivers are seeing red behind the wheel, according to new research by Finder, a financial research and car insurance comparison site in New Zealand.
A snapshot of women and money in 2021
From investing to property, Finder takes a closer look at women and their finances as part of International Women’s Day.
RBNZ Survey: 69% of experts support stricter LVR requirements for investors
Experts and economists are in favour of stricter loan-to-value ratio (LVR) requirements for property investors, with the Reserve Bank set to crack down on investor lending from 1 May.
Three financial trends to expect in 2021
2020 was a hugely turbulent year, both in New Zealand and across the globe. Many financial predictions for the year had already fallen flat by March, as COVID-19 plunged the nation into uncharted territory.But as we move into 2021, an element of predictability looks set to return in New Zealand. While no one can predict […]
Finder Car Insurance Consumer Survey 2020
We asked more than 2,000 Kiwis about their experiences with and thoughts on car insurance in New Zealand. This is what they said.
Kiwi credit card holders could be facing a $247 million “loyalty tax”
Kiwi credit card holders could be overpaying millions of dollars in interest over the next two years unless they switch to a lower rate, according to Finder, a financial research and credit card comparison website in New Zealand.