Effie Zahos is the editor of Money magazine (Australia's most read and sold personal finance magazine) and was co-host of the successful Money for Jam TV show on Channel 9. With over 20 years experience in the consumer financial space, Effie started as a graduate trainee for one of Australia's major banks. She then moved from corporate to TV in 1997, kick- starting her career in journalism as head researcher for Paul Clitheroe on Channel Nine's successful Money Show. She now writes for Money magazine, specialising in consumer banking issues and is a regular on radio with her Word On Money segment, and on TV with appearances on Channel 9's A Current Affair, Today Show and Mornings and on Sky Business News, Your Money Your Call. She is also a key speaker at several finance/property expos across Australia as well as a 2014 ambassador for Money Smart Week. Her articles have also been published in several lifestyle magazines including Real Living and Qantas. Effie is married with 2 young children.