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To pursue your property passion, think location and liquidity

To pursue your property passion, think location and liquidity

Comment: If you’re investing, look to larger cities that drive growth.

Older consumers becoming a real market force

Older consumers becoming a real market force

Brands need to understand the changing lifestyles and consumer habits of the growing and wealthy senior spender sector

Time is of the essence when it comes to succession planning

Time is of the essence when it comes to succession planning

Comment: It is best to start the process while you still have time on your side

Ask Emma: Where is the value in my current account? market?

Ask Emma: Where is the value in my current account? market?

KBC continues bid to boost customer numbers

KBC continues bid to boost customer numbers

Safeguard against hellish holidays

Safeguard against hellish holidays

Accidents, lost passports, missed flights, damaged baggage – all these and more are reasons why having travel insurance is a good idea

The Tax Take: Political devolution in Britain has consequences for its taxation system

The Tax Take: Political devolution in Britain has consequences for its taxation system

A very taxing election campaign in Britain

A culture of changing career can create a pension problem

A culture of changing career can create a pension problem

Comment: With the concept of a job for life now somewhat outdated, moving from post to post can have implications for your pension

The tax take: Bowing to the inevitable

The tax take: Bowing to the inevitable

Other nations can only dream of the tax compliance levels achieved in this country

Chasing the Facebook effect

Chasing the Facebook effect

The tech sector is full of froth, but experts still see potential value for tech investors who avoid the limelight

Ask Emma: Should I go for a negative equity mortgage?

Ask Emma: Should I go for a negative equity mortgage?

Question: I’m hoping to trade up from an apartment (bought during the boom when I was single) to a family home suitable for myself, my husband and our children. We have very limited savings. Should I sell my apartment while it is still in negative eq

Insurance with no guarantees

Insurance with no guarantees

One year on, Setanta claimants are still out of pocket. It’s time to question the government’s inaction on the issue.

Commodity prices are tumbling – but can investors make hay?

Commodity prices are tumbling – but can investors make hay?

Commodity prices are dipping, but investors should proceed with caution, say experts

We must link effort and reward in tax policy

We must link effort and reward in tax policy

Especially in an election year, the time has to be taken to get tax policy right.

A little bit of what you fancy

A little bit of what you fancy

To maximise returns in a period of low interest rates, portfolios should hold a little piece of each asset class