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Five Easy Ways to Get Started Investing

2 hours ago   |   ABC Money

So you find yourself with an extra $500 and want to learn to invest. These days there are multiple online platforms that give access to types of investments previously...
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Gen Z banks, invests, and manages their money via app - but they still want to talk to a human for advice

Gen Z banks, invests, and manages their money via app - but they still want to talk to a human for advice

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Gen Z relies on technology to bank, budget, and invest their money, according to new research from Morningstar. And yet, the average 18-to-25-year-old still finds human...
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Fraudsters steal £4m as investors are lured by sophisticated scams

Fraudsters steal £4m as investors are lured by sophisticated scams

12 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Aiming to capitalise on savers' uncertainty during the coronavirus lockdown, the fraudsters have been impersonating real investment managers and their products - investment...
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Barclay's boss Roger 'Big Dog' Jenkins leaves with a £50m payoff

Barclay's boss Roger 'Big Dog' Jenkins leaves with a £50m payoff

12 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Roger Jenkins, 64, who once dated supermodel Elle MacPherson, called top financier Amanda Staveley a 'dolly bird' and a 'tart' as he fought for the £7bn investment in autumn 2008.
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WeWork says it's a year closer to profitability than previously planned thanks to 8,400 job cuts

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

WeWork will be cash-flow positive, a step toward profitability, in 2021, according to a SoftBank executive. Marcelo Claure, CEO of the Japanese investment fund, cited WeWork's...
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All the best slippers to stay cosy during lockdown

All the best slippers to stay cosy during lockdown

17 hours ago   |   Marie Claire

Seeing as we might be in lockdown for a little while longer , there really is no better time to invest in a new pair of slippers . Even if you're trying to save money right...
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Precious metal: the gold-standard investment when a crisis hits?

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Fuelled by low interest rates and the prospect of a recession, gold has hit record highs. So is it worth buying now? As the coronavirus pandemic causes havoc in economies...
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Make your investments fly by picking the BEST of BRITISH

Make your investments fly by picking the BEST of BRITISH

2 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Investors who have flown the Union Flag over their portfolios this year have endured some stomach-churning turbulence. But some leading experts argue it will pay investors to...
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Rollercoaster ride for shareholders in BMO Global

Rollercoaster ride for shareholders in BMO Global

2 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Investment manager Peter Ewins, currently running the £810million fund from his attic at home in Kent, says the past four months have been a 'difficult and challenging times'...
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When I first started investing with an app at 21, I thought I was doing the right thing. I've since learned I had it all backward

When I first started investing with an app at 21, I thought I was doing the right thing. I've since learned I had it all backward

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

I started out investing simply to grow wealth over time, but using an app that only offered one type of account meant I ended up investing out of order. After several years, I...
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Jorge Masvidal toasts 'making money' after defeat Kamaru Usman at UFC 251

Jorge Masvidal toasts 'making money' after defeat Kamaru Usman at UFC 251

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From stimulus checks to unemployment benefits, top analysts shared their...

From stimulus checks to unemployment benefits, top analysts shared their predictions for the next coronavirus bailout package. They're pegging it at $1.5 trillion

Congress and the Trump administration are negotiating another coronavirus stimulus bill. Top analysts told us the legislation will spend $1.5 trillion in all. They said it will... Read more ...

Lloyds announces in-app service to let customers cancel subscriptions

Lloyds announces in-app service to let customers cancel subscriptions

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Difficulties compound for embattled fashion retailer Quiz

Difficulties compound for embattled fashion retailer Quiz

The firm stated it was 'very grateful to the press for highlighting the alleged breaches' and was committed to conducting a 'full review' of its auditing processes. Read more ...

French health workers are given a £7billion pay rise in the wake of coronavirus

French health workers are given a £7billion pay rise in the wake of coronavirus

The majority of the money will be spent on a pay rise for nurses, carers and non-medical staff, while it will also pay for another 15,000 new recruits after years of spending... Read more ...

Can Dorset-based OnBuy really take on US giant Amazon?

Can Dorset-based OnBuy really take on US giant Amazon?

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Under-fire Klarna launches campaign telling shoppers to spend less

Under-fire Klarna launches campaign telling shoppers to spend less

The Swedish company, one of Europe's most successful start-ups with 8.6million UK users, has been on the back foot over the last few months amid claims it encourages more than... Read more ...

Why have Lloyds asked me if I'm a tax resident of Egypt?

Why have Lloyds asked me if I'm a tax resident of Egypt?

At the end of May I received a letter claiming to be from Lloyds, my bank, saying they believe I have recently updated my details and that I am now a tax resident of Egypt. Read more ...

I'm tempted to book a holiday: Can I get insurance?

I'm tempted to book a holiday: Can I get insurance?

While many will be excited to get away, most will be cautious about stepping foot in a foreign country, especially with the mass confusion about what is allowed and what isn't. Read more ...

Will the office disappear and are we facing lower salaries?

Will the office disappear and are we facing lower salaries?

The coronavirus pandemic has inadvertently launched a massive remote working experiment. Now that Boris Johnson is urging workers to go back, how will offices and working... Read more ...