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    Will house prices rise after Brexit?

    While demand for houses in on the rise, there are plenty of reasons to be sceptical about a property price boom....

    Where to invest in the property market in 2020

    Look in commuter towns and along the new Elizabeth underground line for property that will grow in value.
    22 Jan 2020

    The best investment apps for financial novices

    It's easier than ever to invest directly from your phone and, with ISAs delivering poor returns, increasing numbers of savers are becoming investors.
    20 Jan 2020

    Will pension tax relief be reformed this year?

    Expected reforms to the tax on doctors' pensions may well trigger a better deal for other workers.
    17 Jan 2020

    Why cut-price local homes could be bad news for first time buyers

    the new policy might seem attractive but it comes with hidden catches that could hamper first time buyers when it's time for them to sell up.
    16 Jan 2020

    Why 2019 wasn’t the ‘worst year on record’ for retailers

    Changes in the way we shop mean last year's retail figures are deceptive.
    9 Jan 2020

    What will happen to the markets in 2020?

    From British infrastructure to companies that trade heavily with the US, would-be investors should be led by geopolitics this year.
    8 Jan 2020

    Are UK markets heading for a 'Boris Bounce'?

    It would be somewhat odd if UK markets did not rise sharply on Friday morning if the Conservatives win
    10 Dec 2019