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Alex Cinus

Alex Cinus

Alex Cinus was a reporter at Confused.com. He started out writing for newspapers in Monmouthshire and Newport before moving to Italy to teach English. After four years in Sardinia he worked joined the team at Confused.com.

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BRIAN the Robot

BRIAN the Robot

BRIAN the Robot is the world's fastest insurance comparison robot. In addition to travelling round the country and saving people pounds, he sometimes contributes for our editorial team. We love you BRIAN!

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Carl Chambers

Carl Chambers

Carl Chambers worked as a consumer interest writer at Confused.com between 2007 and 2010. We miss his terrible puns!

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Cathryn Scott

Cathryn Scott is a freelance journalist whose work has appeared in The Guardian, The Daily Express, Metro, The Big Issue, MailOnline and many other publications in print and online. She’s a mum of three and also runs a lifestyle blog for parents.

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Chad Thomas

Chad Thomas

Chad Thomas has worked at Confused.com for three years so there's not much about insurance he doesn't know! He is also a father, so financial education is a subject of particular interest to him.

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Chloe Hibbert

Chloe Hibbert

Chloe Hibbert covers health-related news and features for Confused.com. Chloe started out in the industry after graduating in English Literature.

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Chris Torney

Chris Torney

Chris is the former personal finance editor at the Daily Express. He's been a journalist for more than 10 years and contributes to a wide range of finance and business titles.

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Claire Rees

Claire Rees is a freelance journalist with more than 10 years’ industry experience.




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Emily Higgins

Emily Higgins

Emily Higgins has worked in the insurance industry for almost eight years and is a mother to twin daughters.

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Esther Shaw

Esther Shaw

Esther Shaw is a regular contributor to Confused.com and is the former deputy money editor at The Independent and Independent on Sunday. Before that, she worked as a money and City reporter on The Daily Express and Sunday Express.

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Fiona Creedon

Fiona Creedon

Fiona Creedon is head of advertising at Confused.com and is a successful first-time buyer.

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Gemma Rathbone

Gemma Rathbone

Gemma is the Confused.com resident Biker Babe - if it has two wheels she's happy, although four wheels is fine too! Gemma began her writing career by following bands around until they agreed to be interviewed and went on to work at a weekly newspaper before entering the world of online journalism.

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Our infographics are like informative eye candy, and have been produced for us by a variety of talented people.

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Jeanetter Miller

Jeanette Miller

Jeanette Miller is a lawyer and legal blogger who specialises in motoring law.

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Jess Shanahan

Jess is a freelance motoring journalist and runs Turn Eight Racing. As well as writing for the motoring press she also covers business and travel.

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Leon Poultney

Leon Poultney

Leon Poultney has been covering motoring for nearly a decade, with work appearing in men's lifestyle titles such as ShortList, Maxim and ZOO. He helped edit Sunday Times Driving and currently edits AOL Cars.

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Lisa Greenfield

Lisa Greenfield

Lisa Greenfield is an analyst looking after the utilities products on Confused.com, and when she has a free minute or two she helps us write articles and guides about her areas of expertise, including gas and electricity and broadband.  Lisa loves saving herself and others money and has an eagle eye for a bargain.

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Lois Avery

Lois Avery

Lois Avery was a local newspaper reporter in Wiltshire; then tried her hand as a copywriter with Dyson; but the bright lights of financial journalism soon lured her. She joined Confused.com in 2010 and after a year on the job won the 2011 ‘most promising newcomer’ award at the BIBA journalist of the year awards.

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Maria McCarthy

Maria McCarthy

Maria McCarthy is a motoring and lifestyle journalist and author of The Girls' Car Handbook and The Girls' Guide to Losing your L Plates published by Simon and Schuster. She's also a regular on BBC Breakfast news, and local and national radio, commenting on motoring matters. Her pet motoring hates are potholes and high fuel prices.

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Mary Waring

Mary Waring

Mary Waring is an independent financial adviser and the founder of Wealth For Women, specialising in financial advice to women going through divorce. Mary is also author of The Wealthy Woman – a man is not a financial plan.

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Mhairi Edwards

Mhairi Edwards

Mhairi Edwards is head of travel at Confused.com. Mhairi is the first port-of-call for all travel insurance and holiday queries.

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Naphtalia Loderick

Naphtalia Loderick

Naphtalia Loderick covers all things consumer for Confused.com. She started out on a weekly newspaper, via a national news agency and a stint in the fun but ‘not as glamorous as it appears on screen’ world of TV at the BBC researching consumer films for The One Show.

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Neil Faulkner

Neil Faulkner

Neil Faulkner waded his way through a mountain of claims as a paralegal before moving on to be an insurance consultant and claims manager. He is a long-term investor, and one-time property owner and landlord. He writes about property, investing, insurance, consumer issues, and helping people get out of debt misery.

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Paul Drury

Paul Drury

After completing his English degree, Paul worked in the insurance industry before taking the position of contributor and techy person in the Confused.com content team.

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Rebecca Lees

Rebecca Lees

Rebecca Lees is a freelance journalist and author. She has worked for the South Wales Echo, BBC Wales and many national and specialist magazines.

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Rob Griffin

Rob Griffin

Rob Griffin is a freelance journalist whose work regularly appears in national newspapers and magazines, including The Independent and Daily Express. He covers motoring, business, and personal finance issues.

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Sarah

Sarah Drew Jones

Sarah Drew Jones is a journalist and editor over 20 years of experience including newspapers, magazines and radio. Credits range from the BBC, Guardian and Press Association to Harvey Nichols, Mother & Baby and the WI.

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Sharon Flaherty

Sharon Flaherty

Sharon Flaherty was editor and head of content at Confused.com from September 2009 to September 2013. She has contributed to The Financial Times Group, The Times, Daily Express, Guardian and Independent.

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Simon Read

Simon Read

Simon Read was previously personal finance editor at The Independent and money editor at The People. He has been a financial journalist for around 20 year, during which time he has worked on the money desks for The Guardian and The Daily Mirror among others.

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Steph Savil

Steph Savill

Steph Savill runs FOXY Lady Drivers Club, a 'not for profit' motoring service for women and FOXY Choice, a network of female-friendly garages. FOXY is a female brand meaning shrewd, canny and discerning.

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Stephen Jones

Stephen Jones

Stephen Jones was a reporter for Confused.com between 2009 and 2010, writing personal finance news and blogs. He has since moved on to MSN Money but continues to write for Confused.com. Is he the world's biggest Radiohead fan? Very probably.

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Sue Hayward

Sue Hayward is a personal finance broadcaster, journalist and author. Sue talks and writes on money matters including chatting on BBC Radio & TV as well as contributing to magazines, websites and newspapers. Sue's also written two books; the latest of which is 'How To Get The Best Deal'.

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Tim Barnes-Clay

Tim Barnes-Clay

Tim is an experienced motoring writer with a background in radio and TV journalism. He puts his pedal to the metal each week with his must-read car reviews.

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