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Jonathan Jackson is a former journalist at InfoChoice.


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Jonathan Jackson

NAB lowers interest rates as it looks to attract first home buyers

National Australia Bank has slashed one of its fixed home loan rates to offer the lowest fixed rate of any of the big four banks.

02 Jul 2020
Jonathan Jackson

Everything you need to know about Extras cover while pregnant

If you are pregnant, looking beyond the basics of your health insurance policy may very well be worth your while.

02 Jul 2020
Jonathan Jackson

5 ways to save money on your car insurance

While consumers have the ability to compare everything from electricity deals to credit cards and mortgages, comparing home and car insurance providers, seems t...

18 Jun 2020
Jonathan Jackson

Westpac slashed its variable rate, but you may not be able to afford it

Australia's second largest bank has reduced its variable home loan rate from 2.93 per cent to 2.69 per cent (comparison rate 2.70 per cent). However, Westpac...

18 Jun 2020
Jonathan Jackson

Which insurer has top bushfire coverage?

09 Jun 2020
Jonathan Jackson

Interest rates on hold as consumer sentiment picks up

The economy may be lurching back to life with cafes and pubs the latest businesses to re-open, but interest rates remain at record lows after the RBA today k...

05 Jun 2020
Jonathan Jackson

5 quirky income stream alternatives to consider during lockdown and beyond

If you are a little strapped for cash, now may be a good time to find different ways to earn an income. This could be recurring passive income, or via a pass...

18 May 2020
Jonathan Jackson

Property prices in the face of natural disasters

The impact of Australia's current bushfire crisis, fuelled by record-breaking temperatures and months of severe drought, will be felt for years to come.

08 Jan 2020
Jonathan Jackson

Review of ANZ Frequent Flyer Black Visa credit card

Review of ANZ Frequent Flyer Black Visa credit card. . Get thousands of Qantas frequent Flyer points. The nuts and bolts. The ANZ Frequent Flyer Black Visa c...

30 Sep 2019
Jonathan Jackson

How does Virgin Velocity points scheme work?

Over nine million Australians are signed up Virgin's Velocity rewards program. Here is your guide to how to earn points and how it stacks up next to the Qantas ...

18 Jul 2019
Jonathan Jackson

What are The Consequences of Making a Late Credit Card Payment?

Having a credit card comes with the responsibility of paying it off to the best of your ability each month. At least making the minimum required monthl...

11 Jun 2019
Jonathan Jackson

RBA says borrowers must force banks to compete

When people look around, they generally get a better deal'.If you are one of the many millions of Australians who have been angered ...

07 Jun 2019