By artificially inflating house prices, the Help to Buy scheme has failed both homebuyers and taxpayers. But it has done wonders for housebuilders’ profits. John Stepek explains why.
In this short video tutorial, Ed Bowsher runs through the nuts and bolts of opening a stocks and shares Isa, and gives you some investment ideas to consider.
The idea of owning an electric car seems appealing. But what are the financial practicalities of buying and running one?
Almost two-thirds of self-employed people currently have no pension savings, while more than a quarter aren’t making any savings at all
The best way to buy a racehorse is to join a syndicate or racing club and buy a stake in your own racehorse, says Emma Lunn. But do it for the love of it, not the profits.
Private banks have long been surrounded by an air of prestige. But is the service they provides worth the extra cost?
If you’re making a complaint against a financial services provider, you’ll get further if you follow these three steps.
High earners running up against pension caps should do their sums, says David Prosser.