Investing

340 jobs lost as Giraffe and Ed’s axe 27 restaurants

Over 340 staff at Giraffe and Ed’s Easy Diner restaurant sites are at risk of losing their jobs after creditors gave the go-ahead for a string of store closures today.…

Mortgages

Just 112 homeowners were given a retirement interest-only mortgage last year

One year after the financial watchdog changed its rules to allow thousands of retired borrowers to extend their interest-only mortgages, This is Money can reveal that the initiative has failed…

Markets

This is Money’s five favourite best buy cash Isas 2018

Lee Boyce: This is Money’s savings expert Our five favourite Isas round-up is a permanent feature of This is Money. It comes complete with an explanation detailing why we’re happy…

The problems that people who don’t want smart meters are STILL encountering 

Since being rolled out in 2012, smart meters have divided opinion across Britain.  The devices, which show the amount of gas and electricity being used at home, are designed to…

Saving

Why trackers are a good bet for savers: Cheaper fees can save you a small fortune

Last week saw the death of a man who changed the investment industry. John Bogle, the founder of US investment giant Vanguard who died aged 89, introduced the first index-tracking…