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Sam Baran

Sam Baran

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Sam Baran is a writer for Finder, covering topics across the tech, telco and utilities sectors. They enjoy decrypting technical jargon and helping people compare complex products easily. When they aren't writing, you'll find Sam's head buried in a book or working on their latest short story. Sam has a Bachelor of Advanced Science from the University of Sydney.

Latest articles by Sam Baran

289 articles written by this author

CovaU Energy: Electricity and gas provider

Find what gas and electricity plans are offered by CovaU Energy.

Sam Baran 27 October 2020
CovaU Energy: Electricity and gas provider

Energy bills are Australia’s second biggest money worry

Coming second behind your mortgage.

Sam Baran 26 October 2020
Energy bills are Australia’s second biggest money worry

What’s the cheapest way to get 5G?

With Optus MVNOs now able to connect to the Optus 5G network, getting speedy Internet on your phone is cheaper than ever.

Sam Baran 21 October 2020
What’s the cheapest way to get 5G?

Time of Use vs Single Rate Tariff

Can you save money by using energy at certain times of the day on a time of use plan?

Sam Baran 12 October 2020
Time of Use vs Single Rate Tariff

Swoop Broadband

If you're tired of paying for data you don't use, Swoop Broadband's capped broadband plans might be just what you're after.

Sam Baran 1 October 2020
Swoop Broadband

How does Telstra’s new 5G Home Internet compare to the NBN?

Telstra’s first 5G home wireless plan is out, but how does it compare to what’s already on offer?

Sam Baran 30 September 2020
How does Telstra’s new 5G Home Internet compare to the NBN?

Vodafone’s new Infinite data SIM plans have speeds that rival the NBN’s

Vodafone's new range of SIM only plans come with faster speeds and no excess data charges. Is it worth signing up?

Sam Baran 29 September 2020
Vodafone’s new Infinite data SIM plans have speeds that rival the NBN’s

NBN plans for seniors

Whether you're looking for the cheapest plan or discounts available, we'll help you find the best NBN plans for seniors.

Sam Baran 25 September 2020
NBN plans for seniors

NBN bundles

Easily bundle your NBN plan and home phone with the same company. Compare NBN bundles here.

Sam Baran 24 September 2020
NBN bundles

Energy plans for low income earners and families

Paying the bills isn't on time isn't always easy. Here's what you you need to look out for.

Sam Baran 22 September 2020
Energy plans for low income earners and families
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