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Matthew Keogh

When he's not writing, Matthew is usually found in the great outdoors, playing his guitar or cheering on the mighty bombers in the AFL. He has a Bachelor of Business (Marketing) and has previously written for various agencies and publications. Matthew loves writing about big ideas in clear and simple prose.

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24 Feb 2021 11:06

The worlds longest work week

Written by Matthew Keogh

Do the French outwork Mexicans? Well, wonder no more because the results are in. We list the 35 OECD countries, number of hours they work, plus much more.

19 Feb 2021 08:21

Are energy-efficient appliances worth it?

Written by Matthew Keogh

Do you want to save on energy bills and reduce your carbon footprint? Read on to find out if energy-efficient appliance worth it.

4 Feb 2021 10:40

Tackling mental health post COVID-19

Written by Matthew Keogh

In the wake of COVID-19, we’ve investigated how the 37 OECD countries are tackling mental health by looking at a number of factors, such as medical assistance.

13 Jan 2021 09:31

The leading online retail websites in the world by revenue

Written by Matthew Keogh

Have you ever wondered who are the world leaders of online retail? We break down the top ten and give further insights into global e-commerce.

18 Dec 2020 15:31

3 pool maintenance tips: save money and swim easy this summer

Written by Matthew Keogh

Get your pool summer ready with our three pool maintenance tips. Spend less money, time and effort on your pool - and more time swimming - this summer. Find out more.

15 Dec 2020 11:37

Gym membership prices: Weighing it up on a global scale

Written by Matthew Keogh

Who pays the most money for a gym membership? Is it Japan or Israel? Perhaps it's Germany or Indonesia. Read on to discover how your country compares.

10 Dec 2020 16:08

Heating and cooling: What’s the best temperature for air conditioning?

Written by Matthew Keogh

The air conditioner temperature can affect your comfortability, mood and your energy bill. We’ll tell you the best temperature for air conditioning.

30 Nov 2020 15:17

Roadkill hotspots

Written by Matthew Keogh

In this article, we reveal the most vulnerable animals in 10 selected countries, outline the factors that cause roadkill and list some collision-reducing tips.

30 Oct 2020 13:39

The Ponzi Scheme turns 100

Written by Matthew Keogh

It's been 100 years since Charles Ponzi duped thousands of Americans. So, we've decided to look back at 10 of the largest Ponzi Schemes of all time.

14 Oct 2020 08:01

Is your home at risk of underinsurance? Here’s how to fix it

Written by Matthew Keogh

Underinsurance could leave you thousands of dollars out-of-pocket if something goes wrong and you need to file a claim. Read all about avoiding it here.

7 Oct 2020 09:57

NRL and AFL ticket prices: The cost of supporting your favourite team

Written by Matthew Keogh

If you have footy fever, then it can hurt your wallet. Here, we outlay the annual costs, including NRL and AFL ticket prices.

29 Sep 2020 07:30

The PICE Index on environmental quality

Written by Matthew Keogh

To determine environmental quality, we've created the PICE Index’ for the 10 most-visited cities in the world. How will it affect your future travel plans?

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