David Boyd | Credit Card Compare

David is the Co-Founder and Director of Credit Card Compare – Australia's largest specialist comparison site helping over 100k consumers and businesses each month to confidently select cards from 20+ credit card partners most suited to their lifestyle and financial needs.

Having forged a career in digital marketing, ecommerce and finance, David co-founded Credit Card Compare in 2008 with his brother Andrew developing consumer tools such as Smart Search and Credit Health, Australia’s first credit score tracking app – available on iOS & Android – to coincide with the roll out of the fully comprehensive credit reporting regime in mid 2019. 

Credit Card Compare members pocket around 1 Billion frequent flyer points each year - this is something that David loves knowing since he is a seasoned frequent flyer.

Always seeking to know more about the market, industry and consumers David has commissioned research into cards, rewards programs and consumer behaviour over the year and has landed coverage in business and finance outlets such as News.com.au, Sydney Morning Herald, Money Magazine, and Dynamic Business.

David holds a Cert IV in Finance & Mortgage Broking (FNS40815) and is the Responsible Manager for compliance (RG 206) at Credit Card Compare (ASIC Credit Licence 425682).

David is a Friend of Fintech Australia, is a member of his local Chamber of Commerce in Port Macquarie and an investor in manufacturing startup company, Hauslein Tiny House Co.

Available to the press for comment on credit cards, credit scores, business and fintech.

Articles by David Boyd

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The ultimate guide to credit cards for beginners

When you’re a beginner to credit cards they can be bewildering because there are so many options to choose from. Whichever stage you’re at, we understand your dilemma. This is the ultimate guide for you.

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How to make money from cashback websites

Did you know for many purchases you make online you could be receiving cashback? We explore the world of cashback sites and how you can take advantage of the benefits.