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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.

I own Bitcoin and Ethereum but I won’t be investing in Argo Blockchain (ARB)

Cryptocurrency miner Argo Blockchain has grown more than 3,000% in the last year, but I wouldn't invest my money in it today. More »

Warren Buffett is an investment genius. But these UK fund managers have beaten him

Warren Buffett may be the world's most respected investor but a host of UK-based managers have beaten his performance over the last 20 years. More »

Here’s how I avoid these 5 big mistakes when looking for the best shares to buy

When I go looking for the best shares to buy, I remind myself to avoid these simple mistakes that could harm my portfolio. More »

Why I’m investing £500 a month in a spread of the best shares to buy now

I hope to fund my retirement by investing £500 a month in the best shares to buy on the UK market, plus a sprinkling... More »

Stock market rally: is the FTSE 100 a bubble set to burst?

The stock market rally of the last year has driven the FTSE 100 past 7,000. Will it go higher or should we worry about... More »

I think this unloved FTSE 100 company is one of the best stocks to buy today

I reckon undervalued FTSE 100 shares are some of the best stocks to buy today. And this 7%-yielder is one of the most tempting... More »

These 2 FTSE 100 stocks have doubled in a year! I’d still buy them

FTSE 100 stocks in the commodity sector have outperformed. They aren't as cheap as they were, but I would still buy these two today. More »

The Next share price is rising. But I have one worry

The Next share price has performed brilliantly during the pandemic but I'm wondering whether it has flown too high, too quickly. More »

Why I’d buy top FTSE 100 stocks now and aim to hold them for a decade

I'm looking to boost my wealth by investing in top FTSE 100 stocks. By holding them for the long term I can ignore short-term... More »

I’m looking to buy undervalued shares. Here’s where I’d start

Buying undervalued shares can be a successful long-term investment strategy, if you have the patience for it. Here's how I'd go about it. More »

Stock market crash alert! Are UK shares heading for a meltdown?

People seem to be worrying about a stock market crash again. They do that, periodically. I think the best strategy is to ignore them. More »

Here’s why now is the ideal time to invest in a Stocks and Shares ISA

I wouldn't leave it another year before investing in a Stocks and Shares ISA. I think right now is the best time to use... More »

These 5 FTSE 250 stocks are up 50%+ this year! Here’s what I’d do now

FTSE 250 stocks have outpaced their rivals on the FTSE 100. These five have jumped more than 50% this year alone. Could they go... More »

I’d buy one of these top FTSE 250 stocks today, but I’m shunning the other

One of these top FTSE 250 stocks is flying today while the other is falling. Both have been hit hard by the pandemic. So... More »

Stock market rally: here’s why I’m buying FTSE 100 shares in an ISA

The stock market rally may have run out of steam but I still think there are plenty of bargain FTSE 100 buying opportunities for... More »

I think these FTSE 100 stocks are 2 of the best shares to buy for my ISA

These two FTSE 100 stocks have doubled in the last year. I think they continue to be among the best shares to buy for... More »

The Lloyds share price still looks cheap to me! I’d buy it today in an ISA

The Lloyds share price has underperformed for years, but it's picked up lately. I think there's more recovery to come and I'd buy it... More »

Top UK shares Ocado Group and Fevertree Drinks are falling today. Here’s what I’d do now

Ocado Group and Fevertree Drinks have been among the best UK shares growth-wise for years and still have plenty to offer, despite today's disappointments. More »

Why I’d ignore the Cash ISA and buy UK shares instead!

UK shares look like a far better home for my money than cash, which is why I would rather invest in a Stocks and... More »

These 2 FTSE 100 stocks have thrashed the market but are they too expensive now?

These two FTSE 100 stocks have delivered rip-roaring growth in recent years but are they now too expensive for me to buy as a... More »