Millennials struggle to buy a home as they spend £53k on rent by the time they hit 30
Millennials in the UK will fork out £53,000 in rent by the time they turn 30, compared to just £9,000 spent by baby boomers, according to a new...
Britons set to spend up to 50% more on food and drinks on the continent
Meals and drinks in one of Britons’ favourite destinations – Palma Nova on the Spanish island of Majorca – will cost them double than last year,...
Expect a lot more talk with no action from the Bank of England
Analysts trawling Mark Carney's speech for clues as to what the Bank of England would do next missed one vital clue, which left them surprised when...
Five of the best countryside homes with their own businesses
Would you swap your city flat for a B&B in the countryside? Our list of options include a £575K guest house on the Isle of Skye and a 21 bedroom...
Virgin Money bumps up interest-free balance transfer deal to 41 months – the longest deal ever available
Virgin Money has launched a new balance and money transfer credit card giving borrowers 41 months 0 per cent interest – the longest deal ever offered.
Homeowners planning to live off their home set for disappointment, Royal London warns
Home owners planning to live off the value of their property only are likely to see a drastic slump in their standard of living when they stop...
Lowcostholidays travel agency goes bust leaving the summer holidays of 110,000 Britons at risk
Spain-based LowCostHolidays currently has 27,000 customers overseas on holidays, and a further 110,000 who have booked trips and were hoping to go...
Don't Brexit your EU investments: Banking in crisis, economies in turmoil... but there are opportunities in Europe if you can hold your nerve
Experts say there are plenty of opportunities for those willing to hold their nerve. Despite a torrid time on the continent in recent years, funds...
Britain's airport war gets dirty: Heathrow releases dossier of rival's failures, as Gatwick woos new London mayor
Gatwick struck a blow in its bid to win the war for a second runway as it secured £200m from investors and the support of the London Mayor.
DAILY BRIEFING: Boardroom shake up at stamp and coin dealer Stanley Gibbons continued
The dealer has had a torrid time amid weak sales caused in part by a slow down in China. Its new auditors BDO have said past accounts overstated...
Elderly turning to equity release to pay off credit card bills and loans
Figures show that in the first six months of the year 3,551 over-55s had to use their homes like a cash machine after their debts ran out of control.
HAMISH MCRAE: Savers are casualties of Brexit as we can be sure interest rates will not rise for a very long time
The act of Brexit – the moment we technically leave the EU – is still two years away but we are already catching a glimpse of its effects.