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Buy-to-let? I’d buy stocks and shares for passive income instead!

Generating passive income via dividend shares and property funds is a lot less hassle for him than becoming a landlord,…

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Buy-to-let vs stocks: here’s where I’ll be investing in 2021

Buy-to-let property and stocks are two very popular investments in the UK. Here, Edward Sheldon looks at the outlook for…

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Forget buy-to-let. I’d make money from property this way!

Why bother becoming a landlord when you have this far less fussy alternative?

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Is buy-to-let a good alternative to a pension?

Buy-to-let as a pension plan is quite risky, says Edward Sheldon.

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Forget buy-to-let. Here’s a UK property investment I’d buy in 2020 instead

Buy-to-let is a hassle. This is a much easier way to invest in UK property, says Edward Sheldon.

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3 reasons I won’t be investing in buy-to-let property in 2020

Buy-to-let is not worth the hassle, says Edward Sheldon.

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Forget buy-to-let, I’d aim to make a million using this simple strategy

Buy-to-let has helped investors all over the UK make fortunes. But, as Rupert Hargreaves explains, the risks of owning a…

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Forget buy-to-let. Here’s how I’ll be targeting 7-figure wealth in 2020

Edward Sheldon believes that buy-to-let is not the best place to invest in 2020.

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Why I’d dump buy-to-let and buy the FTSE 100 with the general election looming

Political uncertainty makes buy-to-let investing too risky for this Fool who thinks buying international stocks might be a better use…

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I’d forget buy-to-let and use these low-cost dividend funds for income instead

The days of making easy money through buy-to-let are gone. This Fool thinks generating a second income through the stock…

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Forget buy-to-let. I’d aim for a multi-million pound retirement portfolio this way

If you're looking to boost your wealth, buy-to-let isn't the best strategy, says Edward Sheldon.

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Yes it’s still possible to make money with buy-to-let, but I’d rather own the FTSE 100

There's still money in property, but as Rupert Hargreaves explains, there's much more money to be made with the FTSE…

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Warning! Time is running out for buy-to-let investors

Huge changes coming into force next April could push many buy-to-let investors over the edge.

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How I’d invest in buy-to-let with just £1,000

Here's how you can make money in property without having to save a fortune first.

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Buy-to-let vs the stock market – which is better?

Rupert Hargreaves looks at the difference between these two investing styles and explains why one's better than the other.

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Attention private landlords! Your buy-to-let profits are under threat

New rules introduced by the government have made buy-to-let investing harder than ever.

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Warning! Buy-to-let property could hurt your retirement savings

Buy-to-let investing is no longer the route to riches it once was, believes Rupert Hargreaves.

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Is the FTSE 100 or a buy-to-let property the best way to supplement your State Pension?

Stocks and property are both great alternatives to supplement your pension income. But which asset is best?

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Forget buy-to-let! I think the FTSE 100 could make you an ISA millionaire

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) seems to offer a more appealing risk/reward ratio than buy-to-let in my opinion.

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Forget buy-to-let: I think the FTSE 100 offers less risk and greater potential to make £1m

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) could be a better investment opportunity than buy-to-let in my opinion.

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Forget buy-to-let! I think FTSE 100 dividend shares can offer a higher passive income

I’m more optimistic about the income returns on offer from the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) than from buy-to-let.

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Forget buy-to-let! I’d buy this UK property investment

This UK property investment has returned 20% this year so far, smashing the returns from buy-to-let.

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Forget buy-to-let: I think FTSE 250 shares can help you become an ISA millionaire

The FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) could deliver higher returns than buy-to-let, in Peter Stephens' opinion.

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Forget buy-to-let: I think FTSE 100 property shares can help you make a million

Investing in FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks could be a better move than buy-to-let investments in my opinion.

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Forget buy-to-let: I think these 2 FTSE 100 shares can help you get rich and retire early

These two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) shares appear to offer impressive total return potential in my view.

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Buy-to-let returns have sunk below 2%! So I’d rather buy this 10%-yielding property stock

Landlord returns are crumbling! So why take the risk when you can get much better returns elsewhere? Take a look…

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Retirement savings: why I believe the FTSE 100 will always outperform buy-to-let

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) could offer superior income investing opportunities than a buy-to-let in my opinion.

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Can you still make a million with buy-to-let?

You can still make money from buy-to-let, but there's an easier way to make a million writes Rupert Hargreaves.

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Forget buy-to-let! Here’s how I’d aim to make a million from the FTSE 250

Buying FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) shares could provide a more attractive risk/reward opportunity than buy-to-let, Peter Stephens believes.

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Retirement saving: why I’d avoid buy-to-let property, Premium Bonds and FTSE 100 tracker funds

Buy-to-let, Premium Bonds and FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE: UKX) trackers are very popular investments in the UK. But they're not the…

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FTSE 100 vs buy-to-let: which could make you a millionaire first?

Are FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) stocks a better means of generating high returns than a buy-to-let?

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Forget buy-to-let! I’d buy these FTSE 250 dividend growth stocks to try and make a million

Buying FTSE 250 (INDEXFTSE:MCX) property-related stocks could be a more profitable move than buy-to-let in my opinion.

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Warning: buy-to-let may not be your best chance of making a million

Peter Stephens thinks buy-to-let may not be appealing at present due to an uncertain economic outlook.

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Forget buy-to-let! I think a Stocks and Shares ISA can help you get rich and retire early

Investing through a Stocks and Shares ISA could be a better move in 2019 than having a buy-to-let, in Peter…

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Warning! I think buy-to-let could make you poorer

Buy-to-let investing might seem like an attractive place for your money, but it's becoming increasingly harder to make a profit,…

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Forget buy-to-let! Here are 3 reasons I’d rather buy FTSE 100 growth stocks right now

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) could deliver stronger growth than a buy-to-let, in Peter Stephens' view.

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Forget buy-to-let! I’d aim to make £1m from property stocks in a Stocks and Shares ISA

Buying property stocks within a Stocks and Shares ISA could offer better returns than buy-to-let, in my opinion.

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Forget buy-to-let: I think these 2 FTSE 100 property shares can help you make a million

These two property stocks could offer the potential to outperform the FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX), as well as buy-to-let, Peter Stephens…

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Forget a Cash ISA and buy-to-let! I’d buy FTSE 100 stocks to beat the State Pension

The FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) may offer a better means of overcoming a rising State Pension age than a Cash ISA…

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Forget buy-to-let! I’d buy these FTSE 100 dividend stocks in a Stocks and Shares ISA

These two FTSE 100 (INDEXFTSE:UKX) dividend shares could offer greater total returns than buy-to-let in my opinion.

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