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Fund briefing: are the biggest funds the best to invest in?

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | Article

We look at the biggest funds across different sectors, why they’re so popular, whether it’s justified and if they’re better investments than smaller rivals

Investing in Monzo, and what you could consider instead

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

I invested £100 in Monzo, but I don’t think it’s a very good idea.

Fidelity MoneyBuilder Income Fund Sajiv Vaid and Kris Atkinson

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Article

Sajiv Vaid (left) and Kris Atkinson, co-managers of Fidelity MoneyBuilder, give Stephen Little the lowdown on their fund – a Moneywise First 50 Fund for beginner investors

What’s the best way to save money for our great-grandkids?

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Question and Answer

When setting up a savings account for a child, frustratingly the account will often need to be opened by a parent or guardian, although different providers will have different rules about the relationship that the child and...

Challenger bank Monzo announces a £20 million crowdfunding round - and invites its customers to invest up to £2,000

Tuesday, 27 November 2018 | News

Monzo customers are being given the opportunity to invest in the fast-growing challenger bank.

Jasmine Birtles: Too lazy for my 'life laundry'

Friday, 30 November 2018 | Blog | By Jasmine Birtles

“I hate housework,” said Joan Rivers. “You make the beds, you do the dishes and six months later you have to start all over again!”

How long do I need to keep my Isa paperwork for the taxman?

Wednesday, 21 November 2018 | Question and Answer

The conventional wisdom is that people should keep financial documents for six years. You can demand that the financial companies you have used send you copies of old documents for up to six years.

How to invest in artificial intelligence

Wednesday, 21 November 2018 | Article

Artificial intelligence is dramatically transforming our lives, by learning to perform tasks that hitherto required human intelligence

Diversify if you’re worried about exchange rates

Wednesday, 21 November 2018 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

We usually only think about currencies when it comes to holiday spending money. However, currencies – or more specifically exchange rates – can also have an impact on our investments

The irony of running a giftcard competition: Moneywise readers' best comments and letters from October 2018

Tuesday, 20 November 2018 | Blog | By The Moneywise Team

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters from our readers, the star of which will win a £50 M&S giftcard. Here are the best of October 2018