About MoneyCortex

Learn about the MoneyCortex website and what it stands for. Discover about the past, present, and future.


Welcome to the MoneyCortex personal finance blog. The main focus here is to help you discover ways to increase your income, lower your living costs, have fun for free, and build some good money habits. There are lots of bloggers in the finance niche. Many of whom post great content. But often it doesn’t focus enough on the user and it can be all to easy to read a post and not act on it. To truly change your path and improve your bank balance you need to apply what you learn to your life and often change your habits. Easier said than done! That’s what this website aims to do. Not only expose you to ways of improving your finance. But also help you apply it to your life and build new habits. Our brains are powerful, let’s use them!


The websi was founded in January 2007 under a different name. It started out life covering technology news. Over time the content changed in focus and begun reviewing websites. One of the most popular posts went live in 2013, it was about the Nectar Card reward scheme. Due to the popularity of posts like that the decision was made to cover some office gadgets that are useful for home workers, but mainly focus on creating a personal finance information resource. That’s where the site is today!


On October 10th 2018 the website rebranded to become “MoneyCortex” and has a much clearer identity for 2019 and beyond. Where does the name come from? The “cortex” is the largest part of our brain, associated with higher brain function such as thought and action. The cortex contains 16 billion neurons. Let’s use them to get creative, work hard and boost our bank balance!


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