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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 IT Journalism Awards. 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

57 articles written by this author

Improve your credit score

Get your credit score for free and learn how you can improve your credit history in 5 steps.

Elizabeth Barry 6 March 2019
Improve your credit score

Credit Repair – How to remove black marks from your credit report

Understand how black marks can impact your finances and what you can do to repair your credit report.

Elizabeth Barry 4 February 2019
Credit Repair – How to remove black marks from your credit report

Pet care loans

Read on and find out how to get a loan to take care of your sick pet.

Elizabeth Barry 1 February 2019
Pet care loans

Can you repay your personal loan early?

Repaying a personal loan ahead of schedule is great and can help you save on fees and interest. That is, unless you're charged a penalty for doing it. Check our list to see what fees Singapore lenders charge.

Elizabeth Barry 16 January 2019
Can you repay your personal loan early?

Secured vs unsecured personal loans

If you're in need of a personal loan, in some situations both a secured and unsecured personal loan might benefit you – but which is going to be best for your needs? This guide breaks down the differences between the loans to help you make a decision about your financial needs.

Elizabeth Barry 15 January 2019
Secured vs unsecured personal loans

Personal loans for average credit score

Just because you have had some negative credit experiences in the past doesn't mean that you are excluded from being approved for a personal loan. Find out more about finding a personal loan when you have an average credit score.

Elizabeth Barry 15 January 2019
Personal loans for average credit score

How much do you need to earn to get a personal loan?

Not sure how much you can borrow based on your income? If you're looking for a personal loan, find out how lenders determine how much you can borrow and how to see if you're eligible based on your income.

Elizabeth Barry 15 January 2019
How much do you need to earn to get a personal loan?

Bad credit and need a loan? You have options.

Here are online lenders who approve applicants with bad or poor credit. But know what to avoid when applying.

Elizabeth Barry 13 December 2018
Bad credit and need a loan? You have options.

Would you lend yourself money?

It's easy to think you should be eligible for a loan without putting yourself in your lender's shoes.

Elizabeth Barry 7 August 2018
Would you lend yourself money?

Money Hack: How to avoid overdrawing your account

The product to consider if your account is always in the red.

Elizabeth Barry 6 August 2018
Money Hack: How to avoid overdrawing your account
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