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    The best places to buy property near good schools

    Finding a family home in the catchment area of a good school is a growing challenge. Here's where to look....

    Help to buy ISAs have done more harm than good

    Help to buy ISAs are soon coming to an end but who have they really benefitted?
    17 Oct 2019

    Five financial tips to survive as a freelancer

    Achieving a steady income in a gig economy can be tough. Here's how to address the financial risks.
    14 Oct 2019

    Dear James: should I invest my savings in buy-to-let?

    James Max answers your work and property questions
    9 Oct 2019

    Is Brexit making homes more affordable?

    Brexit is being blamed for many things but a fall in house price inflation should be welcomed
    8 Oct 2019

    Foreign takeover bids prove Brexit Britain is flourishing

    A political system in meltdown and the threat of a Corbyn government should have made investors fearful. But they haven’t
    3 Oct 2019

    Ground zero: Are negative interest rates the key to unlocking investment?

    Some people are hoarding cash – but it won’t appeal to everyone

    Get ready for a ‘Boris bounce’

    Global trade would collapse amid a tariff war. The dollar would be in free-fall as investors fled the chaos. The…
    25 Jul 2019

    Is ‘because of Brexit’ the new ‘despite Brexit’?

    Unemployment is at record lows. Wages are rising at the fastest rate in a decade. The gender gap is evaporating,…
    16 Jul 2019