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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.

Investing your first £1k? I’d consider these 2 FTSE 100 dividend and growth stocks

Harvey Jones picks out two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks that could lay the groundwork for a successful portfolio. More »

Are you taking a bigger risk than you think by investing in Terry Smith’s Fundsmith Equity?

Everybody loves Terry Smith's Fundsmith Equity but Harvey Jones says you must understand where the risk lies. More »

Investors are taking a gamble on Sirius Minerals and the UKOG share price

Sirius Minerals plc (LON: SXX) and UK Oil & Gas plc (LON: UKOG) number among the top five most popular UK stocks, says Harvey... More »

This simple step will boost your State Pension by £500 a year

Harvey Jones says you can get more from your State Pension if you're prepared to wait. More »

Why I’d buy these 2 high income stocks over a buy-to-let property

Harvey Jones says buying a housebuilder is likely to be a better investment than buying a house. More »

Here’s what you’ll get by saving £100 a month in a Stock and Shares ISA at 25

Harvey Jones says younger people have the best incentive to invest of all ages. More »

These 2 FTSE 100 stocks yield twice as much as the average buy-to-let

Harvey Jones picks out two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks that currently yield double the 4% you get from buy-to-let. More »

Bitcoin is back! Personally, I’d rather buy the FTSE 100

Harvey Jones is struggling manfully to resist the Bitcoin hype and is buying the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) instead. More »

Here’s why I’d buy the Lloyds share price over the FTSE 100

Harvey Jones reckons Lloyds Banking Group plc (LON: LLOY) can beat the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX). More »

I’d buy the RBS share price before its yield shoots up to 6.5%

Don't let short-term setbacks at Royal Bank of Scotland plc (LON: RBS) cloud the long-term view, Harvey Jones says. More »

The Queen is still working at the age of 93. Make sure you don’t have to

Unless you want to end up working into your 90s you have to start saving now, says Harvey Jones. More »

Buy-to-let landlords are fleeing London. Here’s a better way to make money

Buy-to-let landlords are struggling to make a profit, says Harvey Jones. More »

I’d buy these 3 buy-and-forget FTSE 100 stocks yielding 7%+

Harvey Jones is amazed at the income you can generate from top FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stocks. More »

This overlooked FTSE 100 dividend and growth stock has been thrashing the index

Harvey Jones thinks this FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stock may be bigger and better than you realise. More »

Why I’d still buy the Barclays share price after today’s bad news

Harvey Jones says Barclays plc (LON: BARC) will get there in the end, but it's taking an awfully long time. More »

These 2 double-your-money FTSE 100 stocks just keep on climbing

Harvey Jones thinks you get what you pay for with these two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) companies, but would he dive in? More »

Prepaid travel card or travel credit card: Which is better?

Harvey Jones looks at the best way to spend your holiday money. More »

Age 50 and no savings? Here’s how to double your State Pension

Harvey Jones says it's never too late to save into a pension. More »

Here’s why I’d buy the Unilever share price right this minute

Harvey Jones simply can't get enough of FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) stalwart Unilever plc (LON: ULVR). More »

I can see a strong case for buying both these FTSE 250 dividend and growth stocks today

Harvey Jones compares two FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE: MCX) stocks enjoying fresh momentum. More »