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Rebecca Pike

Rebecca Pike

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Rebecca Pike is Finder's senior writer for money. She joined Finder after almost four years writing for business publications in the mortgage and finance industry, including three years as editor of Mortgage Professional Australia. In her role she led several roundtable discussions with heads of banks and finance institutions, as well as livestream interviews and webinars. Rebecca has presented awards at the Australian Mortgage Awards, as well as the Mortgage and Finance Association of Australia Excellence Awards, for which she was a judge. Rebecca started her journalism career writing for local newspapers in the UK, and has a Masters degree in Multimedia Journalism from the University of Kent.

Latest articles by Rebecca Pike

58 articles written by this author

“Rents will continue to rise”: But when will prices drop?

An increase in rent prices is adding to the already high cost of living – and that might not change any time soon.

Rebecca Pike 17 May 2022
“Rents will continue to rise”: But when will prices drop?

Rising costs pushing you to Afterpay? 5 expert tips on smart Buy Now Pay Later

Buy now pay later services like Afterpay are an attractive solution for many, as Australians feel the pinch from the rising cost of living. Here's how you can manage your account responsibly

Rebecca Pike 12 May 2022
Rising costs pushing you to Afterpay? 5 expert tips on smart Buy Now Pay Later

Inflation is eating your salary: Here’s how to get a pay rise

With the rising cost of living and mortgage rates going up, now would be a really great time to earn more money.

Rebecca Pike 6 May 2022
Inflation is eating your salary: Here’s how to get a pay rise

RBA cash rate rise: Will you get a higher rate on your savings?

The Reserve Bank of Australia has increased the cash rate and banks are upping their own rates. But what does that mean for your savings?

Rebecca Pike 5 May 2022
RBA cash rate rise: Will you get a higher rate on your savings?

RBA cash rate rise: Will you get a higher rate on your savings?

The cash rate has gone up for the first time in more than 11 years as the Reserve Bank of Australia tries to combat rising inflation. Home loan rates are rising – but so are savings rates.

Rebecca Pike 4 May 2022
RBA cash rate rise: Will you get a higher rate on your savings?

CBA offers lower interest rate for green homes

If your home meets the criteria and is labelled climate-positive, healthy and resilient, you may benefit from CBA's new Green Home Offer.

Rebecca Pike 29 April 2022
CBA offers lower interest rate for green homes

6 tips to simplify your life admin

SPONSORED: Smash through your to-do list and get on with the fun stuff.

Rebecca Pike 13 April 2022
6 tips to simplify your life admin

5 ways to prepare your finances for inflation

Inflation is expected to keep rising, which means products are going to keep getting more expensive.

Rebecca Pike 13 April 2022
5 ways to prepare your finances for inflation

Property prices fall in Sydney, Melbourne: What does it mean?

Property prices have been rising in Australia for months, but Sydney and Melbourne both recorded price drops in March.

Rebecca Pike 4 April 2022
Property prices fall in Sydney, Melbourne: What does it mean?

Budget 2022: How will you benefit?

The government has announced a range of measures in its pre-election budget. Find out how they will affect you

Rebecca Pike 29 March 2022
Budget 2022: How will you benefit?
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