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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.

Will Facebook’s new cryptocurrency destroy Bitcoin?

So what's behind Bitcoin's latest resurgence? Harvey Jones looks at whether Facebook's proposed GlobalCoin has anything to do with it. More »

Warning: the State Pension will not cover your living expenses in retirement

Harvey Jones says you're heading for a £3,000-a-year shortfall in retirement if you plan to live off the State Pension alone. More »

These 3 tests will tell you if that juicy dividend is safe

Top dividend stocks have cut their payouts lately. Harvey Jones shows how to check if others will follow. More »

This State Pension change could make you £7,000 a year poorer

Politicians are tinkering with the State Pension again and Harvey Jones says you need to make other arrangements too. More »

Bitcoin could fly to $100,000 and I still wouldn’t buy it

The higher Bitcoin climbs, the more nervous Harvey Jones gets. More »

Warning: this simple mistake could destroy your pension savings

Harvey Jones looks at the shocking damage high charges can inflict on your retirement savings. More »

One income and growth stock I’d buy today, and one I wouldn’t

This FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) high achiever could make a great long-term buy-and-hold, says Harvey Jones. More »

Dare you buy the National Grid share price as Corbyn threatens nationalisation?

Harvey Jones says the generous National Grid plc (LON: NG) yield is now threatened by the Labour Party's nationalisation plans. More »

Got £2k to invest? I’d take a close look at these 2 turnaround stocks today

Harvey Jones picks out two poor performers that might just be ready to rebound. More »

This top growth stock is absolutely thrashing the FTSE 100. Would I buy?

Harvey Jones runs the ratings on FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) success Experian plc (LON: EXPN). More »

Should you sell the Vodafone share price after today’s dividend cut?

Harvey Jones says investors have responded to the Vodafone Group plc (LON: VOD) share price cut with exemplary calm and offers his opinion on... More »

This AIM-listed 20-bagger is the best stock I never bought

Harvey Jones names his single biggest regret as an investor, but claims he's over it now. More »

Be warned: the State Pension is under direct attack

Harvey Jones warns the State Pension may be worth even less in future. More »

I reckon the low ITV share price and 6%+ yield are too tempting to ignore

Harvey Jones is tempted by ITV plc's (LON: ITV) low valuation and high yield. More »

Three reasons I’d swap Neil Woodford for a FTSE 100 tracker

Harvey Jones has been a loyal supporter of Neil Woodford but even he is starting to consider a FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) tracker instead. More »

Should I buy Smurfit Kappa’s shares after today’s 25% earnings surge?

Harvey Jones says these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks have got it wrapped. More »

Here’s why I’d buy the HSBC share price and hold it for life

Harvey Jones reckons this is still a great time to buy HSBC Holdings plc (LON: HSBA). More »

These 2 FTSE 250 stocks are smashing the market but I’d only buy one of them

So what's driving growth at these two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stocks? Harvey Jones investigates. More »

£2k to invest? I’d buy the red-hot Premier Oil share price and Royal Dutch Shell

Harvey Jones would happily sink his money into both Premier Oil plc (LON: PMO) and Royal Dutch Shell plc (LON: RDSB). More »

Are these the best investment trusts in the world?

The nation has given a big thumbs up to these top-performing investment trusts, says Harvey Jones. More »