Economy

UK house prices fall at their fastest pace since 2020
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House prices

UK house prices fall at their fastest pace since 2020

UK house prices fell 1.4% in November, their biggest fall since June 2020.
1 Dec 2022
Which house-price index is the best?
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Property

Which house-price index is the best?

Britain is obsessed with house prices, and we have at least four house-price indices to choose from to measure the rate of increase in the value of ou…
1 Dec 2022
House prices expected to fall by 5% in 2023
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House prices

House prices expected to fall by 5% in 2023

House prices could fall by 5% next year as rising mortgage rates weigh on buyer demand.
30 Nov 2022
How to profit from rising food prices: which stocks should you invest in?
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How to profit from rising food prices: which stocks should you invest in?

Food prices are rising – we look at the stocks to avoid and the one to invest in this sector.
28 Nov 2022
Will energy prices go down in 2023?
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Personal finance

Will energy prices go down in 2023?

The Energy Price Guarantee will now be extended, but how much will your gas and electricity cost you in 2023?
24 Nov 2022
What is fiscal drag?
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What is fiscal drag?

How can politicians raise more tax revenue, without damaging their political popularity too badly? One way is by using “fiscal drag”. Here's what that…
18 Nov 2022
How much tax will you pay after the Autumn Statement?
Tax

How much tax will you pay after the Autumn Statement?

Changes to income tax, capital gains tax and dividend tax were among the announcements made by Jeremy Hunt in his Autumn Budget - but what will it mea…
18 Nov 2022
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Triple lock to stay: how will it affect your pension?
State pensions

Triple lock to stay: how will it affect your pension?

Triple lock looks set to stay, but what it is and what does it mean for your retirement income?
18 Nov 2022
Autumn Budget: what does it mean for your finances?
Budget

Autumn Budget: what does it mean for your finances?

From tax threshold freezes, changes to dividend allowances and energy help – what does the Autumn Budget mean for you?
17 Nov 2022
Autumn Statement: Energy Price Guarantee extended – but will not be as generous
Personal finance

Autumn Statement: Energy Price Guarantee extended – but will not be as generous

Hunt will extend the Energy Price Guarantee, which was due to end in April 2023. But, the support will be significantly lower. Here’s everything you n…
17 Nov 2022
Inheritance tax threshold capped until 2028
Inheritance tax

Inheritance tax threshold capped until 2028

Hunt confirms IHT freeze in today’s Autumn Statement. What does it mean for you?
17 Nov 2022
Stamp duty cuts will stay, but only until 2025. How much will you save?
Stamp duty

Stamp duty cuts will stay, but only until 2025. How much will you save?

Hunt: Stamp duty announced in the September mini-Budget will end in 2025, chancellor Hunt has revealed. What does this mean for homebuyers?
17 Nov 2022
ONS: house prices stalled in September
House prices

ONS: house prices stalled in September

ONS shows UK house price growth did not change between August and September - but are prices falling?
16 Nov 2022
What is inflation and how will it affect you?
Inflation

What is inflation and how will it affect you?

There has been much talk of inflation recently. But what exactly is it and what does it mean for our money?
16 Nov 2022
UK inflation hits 41-year high of 11.1%
Inflation

UK inflation hits 41-year high of 11.1%

The rising costs of energy and food have pushed the figure up to its highest level since 1981.
16 Nov 2022
The difference between CPI and RPI inflation – and why it matters
Inflation

The difference between CPI and RPI inflation – and why it matters

The consumer price index (CPI) and retail price index (RPI) are both important indicators of inflation. But what is the difference and why do they mat…
16 Nov 2022
The best business bank accounts – November 2022
Small business

The best business bank accounts – November 2022

A crucial element of running any business is ensuring you select the right bank account. We’ve rounded up the best business bank accounts to help you …
15 Nov 2022
What could be in the Autumn Statement?
Budget

What could be in the Autumn Statement?

Jeremy Hunt will reveal his first Autumn Statement as chancellor on Thursday, 17 November. From pensions and inheritance tax to income tax and capital…
14 Nov 2022
US stimulus checks – will you get one?
US Economy

US stimulus checks – will you get one?

To help fight high inflation and financial hardships, some US states have started to send stimulus checks to support residents. Here’s what you need t…
14 Nov 2022
US inflation drops to 7.7%
US Economy

US inflation drops to 7.7%

Costs for rents increased, but the price of cars, clothes and medical care helped slow the rate of inflation in the US
11 Nov 2022
UK economy shrinks 0.2%. Is a recession on the way?
UK Economy

UK economy shrinks 0.2%. Is a recession on the way?

The latest figures showed the UK economy shrank by 0.2%, and we seem to be heading for a recession. How will this affect you?
11 Nov 2022
What is a recession and how will it affect you?
UK Economy

What is a recession and how will it affect you?

The UK economy is heading towards a recession, according to economists. But what is a recession, and what does it mean for your money?
11 Nov 2022