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Money Makeover: Is it the right time to start investing?

We help a reader who wants to get a good return on the stock market, despite her fears over the volatility Brexit may bring

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10 top mobile apps for spending, saving and investing on the go

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Article

From keeping tabs on your spending to setting savings goals, take advantage of smartphone apps and online tools to maximise your savings

Jeff Prestridge: squirrel money away by saving and investing

Friday, 19 October 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

Saving for the future is one of the hardest financial disciplines to adhere to. But it is ultimately one of the most rewarding, especially if it gives you financial freedom in later life.

Dame Helen Morrissey: Men and women need to work together to bring more women into the boardroom

Monday, 01 October 2018 | News

As the number of female board members reaches nearly one in three, Helena Morrissey, head of personal investing at Legal & General, says this has been achieved because men have been involved.

Can you invest to make money and support your beliefs?

Monday, 01 October 2018 | Blog | By Lisa Ashford

Ten years on since the financial crisis, there has already been a great deal of focus and contemplation on how financial services have changed over the past decade.

Deal of the week: Cashback for your investments when you spend through Moneybox

Friday, 07 September 2018 | News

Savers can get cashback to invest from a variety of retailers when spending through the Moneybox investing app.

Investment doctor: "Which investment platform offers the best range of funds?"

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | Article

A reader wants the widest variety of investment products and access to exchange-traded funds

Britons too scared to invest

Friday, 13 July 2018 | News

Despite savings accounts paying pitiful returns, savers are still worried about investing in the stock market, according to new research from Scottish Friendly.

Children to get lessons in personal finance for My Money Week

Monday, 11 June 2018 | News

Children across the UK will be learning about personal finance this week (11 to 17 June), as part of the My Money Week, organised by Young Money (formerly the Personal Finance Education Group).

First 50 Funds Interview: Rathbone's Noelle Cazalis

Wednesday, 30 May 2018 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman gets the lowdown on a new entrant to the First 50 Funds list for beginner investors – Rathbone Ethical Bond Fund – from its assistant manager Noelle Cazalis

First 50 Funds performance tables

Friday, 25 May 2018 | Article

When you start investing, choosing from thousands of funds can seem daunting. To make your choice easier, Moneywise has selected our 50 favourite funds for beginners.