Articles by Edmund Greaves

Financial services 'postcode lottery' exposes rural-urban divide

Wednesday, 20 June 2018 | News

A new report from financial watchdog the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has exposed significant differences in consumer financial experience between urban and rural areas.

Motorists 'fleeced' at the pumps

Tuesday, 19 June 2018 | News

Motorists blighted by recent fuel prices rises will be angered that retailers are raising prices over and above oil price changes.

Student Loans Company extends maintenance loans to part-time students

Monday, 18 June 2018 | News

For the first time, part-time students will be able to apply for maintenance loans to help with the cost of higher education.

Deal of the week: Turbocharge your Nectar point collecting

Friday, 15 June 2018 | News

Regular Nectar point collectors can benefit from turbocharged offers from certain retailers this summer.

Would you spend £80,000 on your best friends?

Friday, 15 June 2018 | News

Having a best friend can cost you more than £26,000 over a lifetime, according to research from cashback site TopCashback .

Holidaymakers risk burglary over social media posts

Thursday, 14 June 2018 | News

Holidaymakers are being warned to limit their social media exposure while abroad this summer to prevent signalling that their homes are unoccupied.

Consistency is the key for investors concerned about Brexit

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

Investors should look through the Brexit noise and consider consistency of performance after research has found that the UK smaller company sector has performed well.

Flat inflation growth leaves savers under pressure

Wednesday, 13 June 2018 | News

Inflation figures released today by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) recorded no change in inflation growth levels.

NS&I slashes deposit limit on guaranteed growth bonds

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Savers with larger deposits will be unhappy that NS&I has slashed the ceiling on its deposits.

Retirees are more likely to pass on their wealth than spend it

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Retirees do not spend their accumulated wealth and will bequeath most of it, according to a new report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).