About the author

Harrison is a Financial Analyst and Editor at InfoChoice. Prior to joining the InfoChoice Group in January 2020, he worked for some of Australia's largest comparison sites and media organisations.

With a keen interest in the economy, housing policy, and personal finance, Harrison strives to deliver and edit news and guides that are engaging, thought-provoking, and simple to read.

In the media

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Harrison's latest articles

Harrison Astbury

How to apply for a credit card in 8 Steps

Here are eight important steps in the process of finding and applying for a credit card that suits your lifestyle.

22 Mar 2023
Harrison Astbury

Fixed Rate Expiry Tsunami Graphic: Methodology & Assumptions

22 Mar 2023
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How to pay off your credit card

Debt getting out of control? Looking to streamline the cards in your wallet? Here's how to pay off your credit card bill to avoid nasty interest payments.

22 Mar 2023
Harrison Astbury

Competition reignites in term deposit space

It's now fairly common to find a 12-month rate with a rate in the mid-4 per cent range.

17 Mar 2023
Harrison Astbury

Athena revamps home loans in challenging period for mortgages

Athena has maintained its 'No loyalty tax' stance with existing customers on the same rate as new customers.

12 Mar 2023
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Got a big deposit or equity? CBA slashes variable rates on some home loans

Australia's largest bank has cut variable home loan rates for Wealth Package home loans by up to 203 basis points | Infochoice

08 Mar 2023
Harrison Astbury

CommBank, Macquarie increase term deposit rates, but have we reached the peak?

Can I say to people - have a good look around, get yourself a good, competitive rate.

03 Mar 2023
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Defence Bank has a sub-4% credit card rate

Defence Bank has a credit card offer with an introductory rate of 3.99% p.a. for six months.

03 Mar 2023
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Appetite for new home loans wanes yet refinancing remains elevated

02 Mar 2023
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Heritage and People's Choice members agree to merge

The combination of the two would create an entity worth nearly $27 billion, eclipsing Great Southern Bank as the largest customer-owned bank in Australia.

01 Mar 2023
Harrison Astbury

Which banks increased term deposit rates this week? 17 Feb

Community First and Judo are the new market leaders in the 12-month space with rates of 4.50% p.a. and 4.45% p.a. respectively.

17 Feb 2023
Harrison Astbury

BOQ lifts savings account rate but still no 5%

Bank of Queensland lifted its popular 'Future Saver' account rate to 4.90% p.a. - an increase of 15 basis points.

17 Feb 2023