A finance and business writer working out of Brighton covering a range of subjects including personal finance, start-ups, investment and green business.
Birmingham is often considered the UK’s second city – how could it push itself into pole position?
We may be over the last recession, but that doesn't mean that another one isn't just around the corner. How safe is your money from future recessions?
Finance technology is nothing new, but it’s growing increasingly significant. It’s no longer the sole domain of disruptive start-ups trying to turn the industry on its head. Big businesses are trying to find their own place by snapping up the start-ups or working on their own innovative ‘fintech’ innovations.
Working while traveling is a dream for many. Becoming a world traveler while running a successful company is the new normal for many location independent business owners.
British people aren’t saving anywhere near enough, whether it’s for retirement or inevitable rainy days. How can we pull our heads out of the sand?
The Sony hacking scandal highlighted just how vulnerable even the biggest companies can be to data breaches and just how much damage data leaks can do...
We have one of the highest official retirement ages in the world. Many Britons work past the state pension age, giving us one of the highest effective retirement ages too, and it’s easy to see why. The British state pension is relatively miserly for a developed economy.
Just because you can take your pension as a lump sum, should you? And what could you do with it if you did?
The ‘cost of living crisis’ is not an exclusively British problem. The same economic factors that contribute to long term inflation outstripping real income growth are common to all western, industrialised, capitalist economies. And while electioneering Conservatives make light of finally rising GDP and finally rising wages, they are obscuring and ignoring the long term trends underpinning the ‘squeezed middle’ rhetoric from yesteryear.
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