investing

Can I switch to a new credit card if I’m living off my investments?

Friday, 20 April 2018 | Question and Answer

When you apply for a credit card, the lender won’t necessarily request verification of your income if you have a good credit record.

Five common questions we ask IFAs - and the answers

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 | Blog | By Anne McClean

Everyone, of my clients’ financial situations is unique to them, and yet there are some common financial goals that I am asked about time and time again, along with the question; “can I afford to do this?”

Star fund managers in 2018's 'Hall of Fame'

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 | News

Investment research company Financial Express (FE) has revealed the 50 fund managers who have made it into its annual Hall of Fame - including several managers of Moneywise's First 50 Funds.

Fund Briefing: How to invest in industry sectors

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 | Article

While you may be tempted to invest in specific sectors that you believe offer a good chance of future growth, this approach is not without risk.

First 50 Funds Interview: Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders David Gait & Sashi Reddy

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman talks to David Gait (pictured above) and Sashi Reddy, fund managers of First 50 Fund Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders.

Lessons from an all-female investment club

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 | Article

If you fancy dipping your toe in the stock market but would rather not do it alone, then why not set up an investment club? This is exactly what these 10 women have done. Moira O’Neill met them to find out more.

Moneywise First 50 Funds: F&C Commercial Property Trust reports a 'resilient' portfolio with returns of 8.8%

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 | News

The F&C Commercial Property Trust has reported a return of 8.8% for 2017.

Harry Potter spins some investment magic

Monday, 16 April 2018 | News

Collectors are hoping investments in rare Harry Potter merchandise will work some magic on their money.

Five questions to ask yourself about your finances

Wednesday, 11 April 2018 | Blog | By Anne McClean

Do you know what your financial needs are? For most, that’s going to be paying the bills every month, saving for a pension, and putting money into a rainy-day fund. But there’s more to it than that.

Common misconceptions deter two-thirds of Brits from investing

Wednesday, 11 April 2018 | News

UK investors are more excited about seeing a return on their investment than they are from losing weight, yet two-thirds of Brits have not even tried investing.