Finance

Our economy should benefit everyone. So where did it all go wrong?
JK Wright

Our economy should benefit everyone. So where did it all go wrong?

Capitalism, which claims to steadily increase the standard of living for all of its citizens, is not working, says JK Wright, in an extract from his new

Let’s turn up the heat on global leaders to divest from fossil fuels
Opinion

Let’s turn up the heat on global leaders to divest from fossil fuels

It’s time to make our money part of the solution to the climate crisis, writes Molly Scott Cato, the Green Party’s finance spokesperson.

What would a global switch to cryptocurrency mean for vulnerable people?
Money

What would a global switch to cryptocurrency mean for vulnerable people?

Cryptocurrencies are edging ever closer to the mainstream. Will they fix finance or further deepen the digital divide? Laura Kelly reports.

Setting up a side hustle? Here’s what you need to know
Employment

Setting up a side hustle? Here’s what you need to know

Barclays shareholders refuse to phase out fossil fuels
Environment

Barclays shareholders refuse to phase out fossil fuels

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Is your bank funding fossil fuels?
Environment

Is your bank funding fossil fuels?

Mervyn King: How to draw the right lessons from this crisis
News

Mervyn King: How to draw the right lessons from this crisis

Can you really put purpose before profit in big business?
Money

Can you really put purpose before profit in big business?

Jack Monroe’s out to show that financial data can help 5.8m ‘invisible’ Brits
Money

Jack Monroe’s out to show that financial data can help 5.8m ‘invisible’ Brits

The first financial education textbook is heading into schools
Money

The first financial education textbook is heading into schools

Michael Sheen backs £1m fair credit campaign for low income families
Activism

Michael Sheen backs £1m fair credit campaign for low income families

Government raids dormant bank accounts for £330m to aid vulnerable
News

Government raids dormant bank accounts for £330m to aid vulnerable

Fair for You: “In the UK 15m adults can’t access mainstream credit”
Opinion

Fair for You: “In the UK 15m adults can’t access mainstream credit”

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Hire purchase giant ordered to repay customers almost £15 million
Money

Hire purchase giant ordered to repay customers almost £15 million

Will the poorest be better off after Brexit?
Opinion

Will the poorest be better off after Brexit?

Triodos Bank: We will rock you – in an ecologically sound and stable way
Money

Triodos Bank: We will rock you – in an ecologically sound and stable way

A very welcome bill for Generation Rent
Housing

A very welcome bill for Generation Rent

How Big Issue Invest is making lending fair
Money

How Big Issue Invest is making lending fair

How the fintech revolution is breaking down financial exclusion
Money

How the fintech revolution is breaking down financial exclusion

Social bonds: Your money making a difference
Money

Social bonds: Your money making a difference

Ice cream van man had 99 problems but the cash ain’t one after £3,000 loan
News

Ice cream van man had 99 problems but the cash ain’t one after £3,000 loan

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Why Jane Austen will be very at home on the new £10 banknote
Money

Why Jane Austen will be very at home on the new £10 banknote

Consumers urged to watch out for ‘phantom goods’ scams
Money

Consumers urged to watch out for ‘phantom goods’ scams

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