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Jared Mullane

Jared is a journalism graduate who has a knack for writing quality content that's easy to digest. When he isn't simplifying the intricacies of financial jargon and fine print, he'll more than likely be booking his next overseas adventure. Additionally, Jared is a meticulous listener who thrives on helping others.

Stories by Jared Mullane

For sale sign in front of vacant block of land

4 Feb 2019 16:49

Is now the time to buy or sell property in Australia?

Written by Jared Mullane

Australia's property market has suffered the biggest drop in 10 years. Find out how this affects housing prices and what homeowners can do about it.

Electricians working on powerlines

11 Jan 2019 15:58

What to do in a power outage

Written by Jared Mullane

Power outages are a fact of life in Australia. Read how to prepare your home for blackouts, what to do during an outage and what to look out for once power is restored. Learn all you need to know about keeping your home and loved ones safe.

Electricity bill with glasses and calculator

7 Jan 2019 11:12

Welcome relief for Aussies struggling to pay energy bills

Written by Jared Mullane

Learn all about the retail energy industry's amendments to laws regarding customers in hardship. Find out why the changes have taken place and what it means for you. Read more.

Old abandoned dilapidated house with barbed wire fence

7 Jan 2019 10:50

What do we really know about squatting in Australia?

Written by Jared Mullane

Squatting in Australia has a history dating back to the 1800s. Find out what laws protect squatters, the main factors behind people laying claim to properties and how to keep unwelcome visitors away from your property. Read more.

Cash on top of an energy bill

7 Jan 2019 10:21

More Aussies believe switching energy saves money, but won’t make the leap

Written by Jared Mullane

Find out if switching energy can save you money. Discover the average increase in electricity prices per capital city; understand the costs, and much more. Read on.

21 Dec 2018 14:51

New Year’s resolution: save enough to travel

Written by Jared Mullane

With the New Year almost upon us, now is a great time to plan your overseas travel. Uncover 10 tips and tricks to save for a holiday, places to see before you die and travel hacks that can save you money. Find out more.

Two adults and three children walking in grasslands at sunset

20 Dec 2018 17:52

25 quick wins you can crush in the New Year

Written by Jared Mullane

Discover 25 quick wins you can crush in 2019. From spending more time outside to reading a book, uncover a range of ways you can improve your wellbeing.

Life saver with board running into waves at beach

31 Oct 2018 16:25

Australia’s waters: just how safe are you?

Written by Jared Mullane

Discover drowning statistics across Australia, including age groups at risk, location, times and how much each incident costs the nation. Brush up on your safety knowledge by reading our tips and precautions for trips to the beach, creek or pool. Learn more.

24 Sep 2018 10:42

Milk levy gets support from government and supermarkets

Written by Jared Mullane

Read the government's statement on the proposed 10 cent a litre milk levy. See how major supermarkets are aiding farmers in need, how much our economy relies on the dairy industry, and whether consumers are 'buying' the change to prices. Learn more.

Young couple calculating finances with receipt and phone in grocery aisle

8 Aug 2018 12:27

Aussies struggling with cost of living have more options than they think

Written by Jared Mullane

Find out how the rising cost of living is impacting budgets & households throughout the country. See which everyday products and services you could be saving money on by implementing these straightforward yet effective tips. Read more.

Insurance man investigating report in front of car

29 Jun 2018 16:09

How fraudulent insurance claims are costing you money

Written by Jared Mullane

What is insurance fraud? Learn how fraudulent claims affect you, the different types of insurance frauds, consequences of fraud, what is being done to combat crime, and how you can report it. Read more.

2 people organising finances at a desk with laptop and papers

17 May 2018 08:34

Everything you need to know before getting a home loan

Written by Jared Mullane

How can you better manage your finances before applying for a home loan? We’ll show you! Find out what factors may affect you, how large a deposit you might need, our exclusive saving tips, and more important information. Read more.

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