Articles by Edmund Greaves

Cryptocurrency inquiry launched by MPs

Thursday, 22 February 2018 | News

The meteoric rise of cryptocurrency into public consciousness has piqued the interest of the Parliamentary Treasury Committee.

Protect your property by entering the mind of a burglar

Wednesday, 21 February 2018 | Article

Burglary can be a financially and psychologically devastating event for a family. One way to help protect your property against crime is to get into the mind of a burglar.

Inheritance tax rules baffle older generations into not sharing their wealth

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 | News

The bewildering nature of inheritance tax (IHT) rules leaves wealthier older generations confused and therefore unwilling to risk sharing their wealth with younger generations.

Royal Mail announces inflation-busting stamp price hikes

Monday, 19 February 2018 | News

Households using Royal Mail’s postal service will see above-inflation stamp price increases from 26 March.

Homeownership among millennials plummets

Friday, 16 February 2018 | News

Millennials are struggling to get onto the housing ladder and are much less likely to become homeowners than their counterparts two decades ago.

Defined benefit pension transfers ‘the next big mis-selling scandal’

Thursday, 15 February 2018 | News

Defined benefit (DB) pension transfers represent “another major mis-selling scandal” that “is already erupting”, according to the Work and Pensions Committee.

Starling Bank unveils partnership with range of financial services providers

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 | News

Starling Bank customers can now access several new financial provider partners in their in-app ‘Marketplace’.

One in eight admit to losing an engagement ring - ensure you're insured

Wednesday, 14 February 2018 | News

With many a suitor likely to get down on one knee today as it’s Valentine’s Day, insurer Policy Expert is reminding happy couples to insure their newly acquired bling.

Government fails to set a date for pensions cold call ban, again

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 | News

Despite repeated calls from the pensions industry and the Work and Pensions Committee, the government has again failed to set a date for the implementation of a pensions cold calling ban.

The age at which Brits consider their own funeral revealed

Monday, 12 February 2018 | News

The average age at which a person thinks about their own funeral is 51, according to research from the Funeral Planning Authority (FPA).