Articles by James Poulter

Rarest 50p in Britain sells for £109 - do you have one stashed away?

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | News

The Kew Gardens 50p coin, one of the rarest in circulation, sold for £109 on auction site eBay yesterday.

Robo-advice cuts the cost of investing - but a DIY approach may be cheaper

Wednesday, 16 January 2019 | Article

Robo-investing apps are making investing easier for a new generation. You can put your money into stock markets around the world in minutes – but fees could eat into your profits

Nine reasons not to join a gym: How to get fit on the cheap

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 | Article

Britons spend more than £4 billion a year on gym memberships, with the average gym goer paying £40 a month, whether they get round to using their gym or not.

'Very rare' 50p sells for £480 on eBay

Friday, 09 November 2018 | News

A bidding war on auction site eBay saw a ‘very rare’ 50p coin sell for £480 this week

Have your say on who features on the new polymer £50 note - but it has to be a scientist

Friday, 02 November 2018 | News

The Bank of England has revealed the new £50 note will feature the face of a prominent British scientist, with the public being asked to make nominations over the next six weeks.

Premium Bond jackpot winner was gifted bonds as a child, are you a winner?

Thursday, 01 November 2018 | News

One of the two winners of November’s Premium Bonds £1 million jackpot has held bonds since the month they were introduced, after being gifted two £1 bonds in 1956

Read our 10 most popular stories from September 2018

Monday, 01 October 2018 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by reading the 10 most popular stories on Moneywise.co.uk in September 2018.

Read our 10 most popular stories from August 2018

Monday, 03 September 2018 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by reading the 10 most popular stories on Moneywise.co.uk in August 2018.

Home insurance policyholders punished for loyalty

Tuesday, 30 April 2019 | News

Home insurance customers who stay with the same provider for more than a year are paying significantly more than new customers, according to consumer group Which?.

Read our 10 most popular stories from June 2018

Monday, 02 July 2018 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by reading the 10 most popular stories on Moneywise.co.uk in June 2018.