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How Is Money Really Created In The Economy?

Everyone agrees money doesn’t grow on trees, but where does it come from? Voters in Switzerland have uncovered the truth and have gone to the...

How Safe Is A Crowdfunding Investment?

Crowdfunding is marching on as an alternative funding option for entrepreneurs as funding for new businesses has dried up from the banks. Regulators and tax...

How To Claim SEIS Tax Reliefs

Investors of the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) investors should begin organizing their papers in order to claim the scheme's tax reliefs. The tax year...

Huddle Checks In As The World’s First P2P Bank

The world’s first peer to peer bank has opened in Australia, paving the way for more radical platforms for investors. Huddle Money, based in Sydney,...
Look At SEIS As An Alternative Tax Shelter To ISAs

Look At SEIS As An Alternative Tax Shelter To ISAs

The Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) could rival ISAs for investors looking for an inflation-busting place to shelter their cash from tax as the...

Unending PPI scandal sees Lloyds add GBP 1.9 billion in charges

The cost of the payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling scandal has exceeded GBP 22 billion after Lloyds Banking Group revealed it is paying an...
QROPS Questions and Answers

QROPS Questions and Answers

Qualifying Recognised Overseas Pension Schemes (QROPS) are growing in popularity with around 10,000 expats a year switching their UK pension pots into the schemes,...

Euro Tax May Wipe Billions Off UK Investments

Investors are likely to lose out to the tune of £3.6 billion if France and Germany push through a financial transaction tax despite strong...

Brexit Ban Expats Appeal To Supreme Court

British expats who lost their legal challenge to vote in the Brexit referendum are continuing their fight with an appeal to the Supreme Court. Their...
Iranian Deputy Oil Minister, Abdolhossein Bayat

Iran to Export $13b Worth of Petrochemical Products

Iranian Deputy Oil Minister, Abdolhossein Bayat, says Islamic Republic is going to export $13 billion worth of petrochemical products by the end of current...

Don’t Panic Over Politics Upsetting The Markets

Don’t worry too much about the politics when considering investments because markets generally weather these storms without too much trouble, argues a leading fund...
Dealing With Scammers And Fraudsters

Dealing With Scammers And Fraudsters

Someone always wants something for nothing – and often it’s your money scammers are after. So what are the tell-tale signs a fraudster is trying...

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