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Liz Edwards

Liz Edwards

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Liz Edwards has been a consumer writer and editor for more than 20 years, spending most of this time at the testing and rating publisher Which?. She's covered everything from coffee machines to car insurance and has appeared frequently in national media. Liz loves to cut through waffle to give consumers the info they really need to make a good decision. Like all journalists, she loves nothing more than a great pun.

Expertise

  • Consumer rights and protection
  • Saving money
  • Insurance
  • Consumer trends

Highlights

  • Quoted multiple times in national media
  • Interviewed on national radio and TV
  • Led and managed many award-winning editors and teams
  • Launched new reviews topics, methodologies and awards schemes
  • Launched industry reports series
  • Successfully campaigned for better consumer protection and information

Education

  • MA Classics | Oxford University
  • Postgraduate diploma in journalism | Cardiff University

Featured Publications

Industry insights from Liz Edwards

We asked Liz about the key consumer trends in 2021

We're seeing younger generations invest like never before. The year kicked off with the Reddit-fuelled frenzy over GameStop shares, but there's a wider trend at play as well. Much of this has been driven by huge innovation among investing platforms and apps. Another key trend is the ever-receding dream of home-ownership. Those trying to get a foot on the property ladder have watched property prices soar during the pandemic, due in part of the stamp duty holiday. Lastly, we've seen buy now, pay later services continue to grow in popularity - and come under spotlight as the financial regulator seeks to put this type of debt on the same footing as other types.

Latest articles by Liz Edwards

126 articles written by this author

Steven Bartlett heads speaker line-up at September Web3 event

Entrepreneur Steven Bartlett leads a spectacular list of 120+ speakers at September's Web3 event Zebu Live. Get 25% off tickets with Finder.

Liz Edwards 31 August 2022
Steven Bartlett heads speaker line-up at September Web3 event

How to order lateral flow tests for your business

How to get lateral flow tests for your business, and who can get them for free.

Liz Edwards 11 April 2022
How to order lateral flow tests for your business

Ready to travel again? 5 ways to spend smarter abroad

Find out the secrets to making your travel money go further. How to grab the best rates, find the right cards, and more. (Paid content)

Liz Edwards 4 February 2022
Ready to travel again? 5 ways to spend smarter abroad

Finder Pet Insurance Customer Satisfaction Awards 2022

See the full results of our independent customer satisfaction survey of 1,010 pet insurance customers. Find out who is top dog.

Liz Edwards 20 January 2022
Finder Pet Insurance Customer Satisfaction Awards 2022

Finder Life Insurance Customer Satisfaction Awards 2022

See the full results of our independent customer satisfaction survey of 1,217 life insurance customers – how did your company fare?

Liz Edwards 20 January 2022
Finder Life Insurance Customer Satisfaction Awards 2022

Finder Home Insurance Customer Satisfaction Awards 2022

See the full results of our independent customer satisfaction survey of 1,448 home insurance customers – who's got you feeling right at home?

Liz Edwards 20 January 2022
Finder Home Insurance Customer Satisfaction Awards 2022

COVID-19 travel tests: Government confirms lateral flow can be used from 24 October for arrivals

Vaccinated travellers will be able to use cheaper lateral flow tests for day 2 checks from 24 October in England, the government announced.

Liz Edwards 15 October 2021
COVID-19 travel tests: Government confirms lateral flow can be used from 24 October for arrivals

Red list for travel reduced to just 7 countries from today

The government's red list has been cut and you can now travel to another 47 countries without needing to quarantine on your return.

Liz Edwards 11 October 2021
Red list for travel reduced to just 7 countries from today

Crypto exchange Binance banned by the UK watchdog

The UK financial watchdog has banned the UK arm of the world’s biggest crypto exchange, Binance, saying it must not carry out any regulated activities in the UK.

Liz Edwards 28 June 2021
Crypto exchange Binance banned by the UK watchdog

FCA confirms insurance customers won’t suffer loyalty penalty

Insurance customers to pay same as new customers when renewing under new rules.

Liz Edwards 28 May 2021
FCA confirms insurance customers won’t suffer loyalty penalty
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