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Harvey Jones

I'm a freelance personal finance journalist who writes regularly for the Daily and Sunday Express, The Observer, The National in Dubai and, best of all, Fool UK.

Forget buy-to-let! I’d rather invest £2k in the Diageo share price today

No need to go to all the bother and expense of buy-to-let when you could invest much smaller sums in the Diageo share price... More »

Forget Cash ISAs and Bitcoin. FTSE 100 stocks are too cheap to ignore

Cash pays almost no interest and Bitcoin has no practical use, which is why I am buying FTSE 100 shares at today's cheap price. More »

Forget gold! I’d invest £5k in cheap FTSE 100 shares as prices fall to recession levels

Investing in cheap FTSE 100 shares should prove more rewarding in the longer run, as the gold price is starting to look expensive. More »

I’d buy this bargain FTSE 100 stock to build a million pound ISA portfolio today

The Burberry share price is climbing today as investors decide its prospects look positive despite the coronavirus pandemic. More »

Forget cash! Young investors can get rich and retire early by investing in cheap FTSE 100 shares

Young investors are learning one of the most important lessons about investing in the FTSE 100. The sooner you start, the better. More »

Forget Lloyds Bank! I’d buy into the BOO share price to get rich

The Lloyds share price could struggle with a recession looming, but the BOO share price is flying as online clothing sales rise. More »

Want to buy dirt cheap FTSE 100 stocks? I’d check out the Aviva share price

The FTSE 100 is packed full of bargain stocks and the Aviva share price is one of the cheapest of all, despite its capital... More »

Investing for dividends? These 5 FTSE 100 companies still offer a rising passive income

Don't despair, dividend investors. These five FTSE 100 companies continue to offer generous shareholder payouts, despite the pandemic. More »

Is the Carnival share price the biggest bargain on the FTSE 100 today?

The Carnival share price is now trading at an incredibly low valuation, but you'd have to brave to buy given Covid-19 headwinds. More »

I’d invest £5k today in cheap FTSE 100 shares to get rich and retire early

If you want to boost your wealth and give up the rat race, a great place to start is by investing in cheap FTSE... More »

Retire a millionaire? You can do it by investing in cheap FTSE 100 shares

Buying cheap FTSE 100 stocks in the market crash can turbo-charge your plans to retire a millionaire and help you enjoy your later years. More »

No savings at 40? I reckon you can still retire rich by investing in FTSE 100 shares

If you have no savings at 40 you have no time to lose. I would buy cheap FTSE 100 stocks today, taking advantage of... More »

The Barratt share price is down 40%! I’d buy it to build a million-pound portfolio

I'd buy the Barratt share price as part of my attempts to build a balanced portfolio that could ultimately be worth a million. More »

Forget Cash ISAs. I’d invest £5k in these 5 FTSE 100 dividend stocks for a passive income

While many FTSE 100 companies have cut their dividends, these five are continuing their tremendous track record of paying income. More »

FTSE 100 crash: I’d buy bargain shares today to get rich and retire early

Buying cheap FTSE 100 shares today with the aim of holding them long-term could help to boost your retirement plans. More »

I’d invest like Nick Train to survive the stock market crash and retire early

You can get through the stock market crash and turbocharge your plans to retire early by investing like star fund manager Nick Train. More »

Looking to buy FTSE 250 shares for the recovery? I like these two stocks

I think now's the time to buy FTSE 250 shares like these two high street favourites if you want to be ready for the... More »

Should you buy the dirt-cheap Aston Martin share price before markets recover?

The Aston Martin share price now trades at bargain levels. But its troubles aren't only down to Covid-19, making it a risky buy. More »

I’d invest £5k in cheap FTSE 100 shares to make a million and retire early

If you want to make a million from the stock market and retire early, use the crash to load up on cheap FTSE 100... More »

£2k to invest? I’d buy this safe-haven stock to retire early

This FTSE 100 dividend hero looks like a top safe-haven stock because it could still help investors retire early on a generous income stream. More »