History shows stocks typically rebound from disease outbreaks before long

Global markets are suffering.On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite all traded sharply lower.Don't hit the...

Touts who made millions from reselling tickets are jailed

Two touts who made at least £11m selling tickets for concerts by artists such as Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars and Taylor Swift have...

Pension scams: Experts reveal the red flags you should always look out for

"Scammers design attractive offers to persuade you to transfer your pension pot to them or to release funds from it."It is then invested...

The move you want to avoid making as coronavirus sinks the markets

Oliver Furrer | Cultura | Getty ImagesThe spread of the coronavirus helped to sink the Dow Jones Industrial Average more than 900 points...

Inheritance Tax Calculator: Handy free tool that could slash your IHT bill

Currently, the standard IHT rate is 40 percent and this is only charged on the part of the estate that is above the...

Half a million people in UK live in flats with unsafe cladding – report

More than half a million people are living in unsafe private apartments wrapped in combustible cladding, according to a survey by property...

Govt notifies higher pension for 6.3 lakh EPS pensioners who opted for commutation

The Labour ministry has notified the restoration of full pension after 15 years of retirement for pensioners under Employee Provident Fund (EPF) Scheme...

Does being married stop me being classed as a first-time buyer?

Q My wife and I live in a house my wife bought several years ago before we were married. I have never owned...

Universal Credit: What is the work allowance and how are earnings factored in?

Universal Credit payments are designed to change automatically if earning levels change. The actual amount of hours a person works will not be...

Should I continue with my PPF investment or invest maturity amount in mutual funds?

I am 70, working and in the 30% tax bracket. I have Rs 40 lakh invested in equity funds and Rs 25 lakh...