Category: <span>Financial news</span>

Category: Financial news

Interesting times!

The Caronavirus is having effects right across the board; the obvious health concerns, FlyBe going under, and people fighting for toilet paper. Predictably the world’s stock markets took a hefty tumble, as shown above for the FTSE 100 (which hit 7600 a few weeks ago). This is where investors are …

Almost one in five UK adults ranks their financial well-being as “poor” or “very poor”…

An interesting article from Perkbox. “The top 10 causes of financial stress Not having enough emergency savings for unexpected costs (56%) Feeling behind financially in comparison to those around me (41%) Feeling that I will be unable to reach future goals, e.g. buying a house (39%) Feeling limited in my …

Moneyweek – cash article

There’s an interesting article in this week’s Moneyweek regarding the use of cash. As it points out, there are several powerful stakeholders for whom replacing cash is beneficial. The government can of course tax electronic payments more reliably than cash transactions. The banks and tech companies behind the payment methods …