Britons are creating £7 billion of revenue a year through online reselling | Personal Finance | Finance

Brits have created £7 billion worth of revenue in a year by reselling items online, new research has found. Over half (54 percent) of Brits aged 16+ are reselling items on online marketplaces according to a survey completed via censuswide for independent parcel carrier, Yodel. The survey found that the 29.5 million ‘microsellers’ across the More...

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Saturday, June 22nd, 2024

Home owners demand state intervention to bring in massive change to market | Personal Finance | Finance

Over 90 percent of UK home sellers want more transaction security to prevent fall-throughs, new research has found. New market insight from up-front information platform, Home Sale Pack, found that a huge majority More...

Saturday, June 22nd, 2024

Benefits claimant with brain injury alarmed to wrongly get HMRC fine with bill increasing | Personal Finance | Finance

A benefits claimant who lives with a brain injury was alarmed to wrongly get a fine from HMRC for not filling in a tax form. The woman contacted the tax authority over X to ask: “Why is it OK for HMRC More...

Saturday, June 22nd, 2024

Global gold rush drives up cost of jewellery from engagement rings to a Rolex | Personal Finance | Finance

A rush to buy gold by investors around the world, including Britain, as a hedge against economic uncertainty is feeding through to high street and premium jewellers. Rolex has increased the price of its prestige More...

Saturday, June 22nd, 2024

DWP state pensioners with three conditions entitled to extra £101 a week | Personal Finance | Finance

Britons of state pension age suffering from eyesight conditions are being encouraged to verify if they qualify for an additional £101 a week through Attendance Allowance. This benefit, which pays either £68.10 More...

Saturday, June 22nd, 2024

‘I’m reducing my mortgage by nine years saving £52k thanks to easy-to-use app’ | Personal Finance | Finance

A mortgage borrower has shared how he is reducing his term by nine years saving him £52,000 through a simple app. Jonathan Jacob, 36, uses the Sprive app to get cashback on his shopping and also fills in surveys More...

Saturday, June 22nd, 2024

Do you fear for your savings under a Labour government? Vote in our poll | Personal Finance | Finance

The Labour Party has promised that if elected it will raise £5.2billion for public spending, but has insisted that this will not be achieved off the backs of working people. Sir Keir Starmer launched his manifestor More...

Friday, June 21st, 2024

Martin Lewis offers three clues on how to turn an idea into a multi-million pound business | Personal Finance | Finance

Martin Lewis has offered a helping hand to the millions of Britons who are looking at boosting their earnings from so-called side hustles or even going it alone and starting their own business. As someone who More...

Friday, June 21st, 2024

Business events giant Informa sees sales soar after signing deal with Microsoft | Personal Finance | Finance

Informa, a corporate events organiser, has seen an increase in sales in recent months following a partnership with Microsoft to enhance its use of artificial intelligence (AI). The FTSE 100-listed company reported More...

Friday, June 21st, 2024

HMRC rakes in £1.4billion in inheritance tax receipts in two months | Personal Finance | Finance

HMRC raked in a staggering £1.4billion in inheritance tax receipts in just two months, new data shows. The latest figures from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) released this morning, reflect a £200million increase More...