John Fitzsimons is an experienced, award-winning journalist and editor, specialising in personal finance and consumer affairs.

John has written and edited for a range of publications, including the Sunday Times, Forbes, Mirror.co.uk, loveMONEY, BT.com, Yahoo Finance and Mortgage Solutions. He has appeared as an expert commentator on radio and television.

In November 2016 he won the Online Journalist of the Year award at the Santander Media Awards.

He has also written about films for FailedCritics.com and comic books for Geek Chic Elite.

John received an NCTJ post-graduate diploma in magazine journalism from Harlow College in 2007, after studying politics and philosophy at the University of Southampton.

John lives in Hertfordshire with his wife, two children and two guinea pigs.