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Kate Browne

Kate Browne

Managing editor

Kate Browne is Finder's managing editor for Australia. Kate has a degree from the University of Technology, Sydney and over a decade of experience in the media as a consumer affairs journalist and editor. She worked as an investigative journalist and lifestyle editor at CHOICE and has written for dozens of publications including the Sydney Morning Herald, the Sun Herald, The Age, news.com.au, the Sunday Telegraph, The Australian, The Big Issue, Sunday Life, Kidspot and Essential Baby. She also co-authored the top-selling non-fiction book "The Checkout" in 2016. You might also recognise her as one of the writers and presenters of ABC TV's top-rating consumer affairs show The Checkout which ran from 2013 to 2018.

Latest articles by Kate Browne

17 articles written by this author

5 finance changes for 2020

What changes can we expect to see in how we spend and save our money in 2020.

Kate Browne 3 January 2020
5 finance changes for 2020

New year, new (financial) you

Here are four easy ways to make over your finances for the new year - from credit scores to superannuation we show you how to get sorted and save money.

Kate Browne 27 December 2019
New year, new (financial) you

Turn your unwanted gifts into something valuable this Christmas

Received a gift that hasn't quite hit the mark? Here's our guide to donating or regifting, thoughtfully.

Kate Browne 26 December 2019
Turn your unwanted gifts into something valuable this Christmas

How to add value to your property over summer

From adding airconditioning to creating an outdoor entertaining area, you'd be suprised what simple renovations can add value to your property.

Kate Browne 22 December 2019
How to add value to your property over summer

Quick review: Birde media player for kids

We review Birde, the world's first media player designed for little kids.

Kate Browne 13 December 2019
Quick review: Birde media player for kids

Etsy Black Friday deals 2020

Here are some of the best Etsy Black Friday deals on handcrafted, unique pieces from all over the world.

Kate Browne 27 November 2019
Etsy Black Friday deals 2020

Swarovski Black Friday deals 2020

See the full list of Swarovski crystal deals for Black Friday and when to start shopping online.

Kate Browne 26 November 2019
Swarovski Black Friday deals 2020

Zara Black Friday deals 2020

Here’s what you need to know about the Zara Black Friday sales including free shipping and the returns policy.

Kate Browne 26 November 2019
Zara Black Friday deals 2020

Looking for a healthier burrito?

We compare burritos from Guzman y Gomez, Mad Mex and Zambrero on nutrition.

Kate Browne & Nick Broughall 22 November 2019
Looking for a healthier burrito?

Food delivery service DoorDash launches in Sydney

US based food delivery giant DoorDash launches in Australia.

Kate Browne 14 November 2019
Food delivery service DoorDash launches in Sydney
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