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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.

State Pension not enough? I’d do these 3 things today

Harvey Jones explains how to stop the low State Pension from ruining your retirement. More »

Why accept 1% on a Cash ISA when the BP share price yields nearly 5%?

Harvey Jones says high-yielding stocks such as FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) oil giant BP plc (LON: BP) could swing back into favour as returns... More »

These 2 FTSE 250 stocks are thrashing the market and I’d happily invest £1,000 in each

Harvey Jones picks out two of the top performing stocks on the FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) and says they could have further to run. More »

These 2 FTSE 250 growth stocks would have doubled your money in a year. What next?

Harvey Jones reckons these FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stocks could continue to race ahead of the rest of the market. More »

Warning! This little-known State Pension rule change could halve your retirement income overnight

Harvey Jones says unless your build your own retirement savings, you're at the mercy of changes to State Pension rules. More »

China and Russia have thrashed the FTSE 100 this year. Can Britain fight back?

Harvey Jones says the second half of the year could be much tougher for the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) but this could mean some... More »

These 2 FTSE 100 growth stocks are up 50% this year and I’d buy them both

Harvey Jones says these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) growth heroes have been thrashing the market this year. More »

Forget Bitcoin! I’d check out this incredible FTSE 250 growth stock right now

Harvey Jones spots a fast-growing FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) that's even been giving Bitcoin a run for its money. More »

Forget buy-to-let! I’d buy the Aviva share price and this FTSE 250 growth stock

Harvey Jones says FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) insurer Aviva plc (LON: AV) and this property stock should beat becoming an amateur landlord. More »

One FTSE 250 stock and one small-cap I’d consider buying with £2,000

Harvey Jones picks out two stocks that have been cheerfully defying the negative sentiment hitting their sectors. More »

Here’s why I reckon the Sainsbury’s share price could beat the FTSE 100

Grocery chain J Sainsbury plc (LON: SBRY) has problems, but it's way cheaper than the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX), says Harvey Jones. More »

Is Bitcoin a safe home for your savings?

Bitcoin is flying again but Harvey Jones urges extreme caution if you are tempted to buy. More »

Is the SXX share price still a millionaire maker?

No news is looking like bad news for Sirius Minerals plc (LON: SXX), Harvey Jones says. More »

Don’t rely on that inheritance! I’d buy these 2 dirt cheap FTSE 100 shares instead

Don't spend your life hanging around for an inheritance that may never come. Start saving for your future today, says Harvey Jones. More »

Forget Neil Woodford! Here’s how to build your own portfolio of FTSE 100 dividend growth stocks

Harvey Jones says Neil Woodford's comeuppance has bolstered the case for running your own portfolio of FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks and shares. More »

Why I’d buy these 2 FTSE 100 growth stocks if US interest rates fall

Harvey Jones picks out two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) growth stocks that could fly again if the Fed cuts interest rates this summer. More »

Do you have to be brave or stupid to buy the Kier share price?

Stricken construction firm Kier Group plc (LON: KIE) is cheap, but too much of a risk for Harvey Jones. More »

Worried about a stock market crash? Then do this now

This simple investment trick can turn stock market volatility to your advantage, says Harvey Jones. More »

Why I’d buy the Glencore share price at today’s dirt cheap price

Harvey Jones says it's hard to ignore the 5%+ yield offered by FTSE 100 mining giant Glencore plc (LON: GLEN). More »

Forget P2P! I’d focus on the Stocks and Shares ISA instead

The recent collapse of Lendy is a reminder of the dangers of investing in P2P platforms, says Harvey Jones. More »