How to protect your home from burglars

Personal Finance Wed 28 Jan, AT 09:48

Is your home at risk of burglary? Here’s how to make it less appealing to thieves

Tax return 2014

Tax return 2015: five tips for filling in your self-assessment form

Personal Finance Mon 26 Jan, AT 11:11

Getting your 2015 tax return in on time could save you thousands of pounds in fines and penalties

What is spreadbetting?

Personal Finance Mon 26 Jan, AT 10:53

Profits gained from spreadbetting are tax-free – but the risks are high and potential losses unlimited

Tax for cash-in-hand

Pensioner bonds set to sell out: what are the alternatives?

Personal Finance Fri 23 Jan, AT 15:34

Demand for pensioner bonds is outstripping supply, so act fast to secure an impressive return

Be a better investor: knowing when to sell

Personal Finance Mon 19 Jan, AT 15:56

Timing is crucial to successful investment – and while it can be useful to follow your heart, don’t let it rule your head

How to think like a successful trader

Personal Finance Wed 14 Jan, AT 11:44

The key is to understand how people think – and to go against the crowd, writes John C Burford

Trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

Investment: how to refresh your portfolio for 2015

Personal Finance Wed 14 Jan, AT 10:55

What was once good investment may now be past its prime. Here's how to ensure you portfolio is fit for the new year

Best investments 2015: why China looks good

Personal Finance Mon 12 Jan, AT 14:46

If you can keep your nerve, investing in Asia’s red dragon can bring sizeable rewards

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The price-comparison tricks that will save you money

Personal Finance Thu 8 Jan, AT 15:29

January is the busiest time of year for price-comparison websites. Here's how to get their best deals

The best investments of 2014 – and the worst

Personal Finance Thu 1 Jan, AT 08:20

The FTSE 100 had a solid rather than a stellar year, but those who put their money in US investments had better luck