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19 hidden gems you need to add to your phone right now

They're the apps that aren't exactly at the top of the App Store, but we love and use them often. Maybe we heard about them from friends or discovered them through trial and error — either way, they're the apps we tend to believe are our own little secret.<p>It turns out, 21% of people say they have …

Apps

Telegraph 25 favourite funds: how has our buy list performed?

At the beginning of last year we introduced our Telegraph 25 list of favourite funds and investment trusts.<p>It’s arguably premature to be looking at performance, but, as with any portfolio, it’s important to keep an eye on funds that might become problematic.<p>Below we review our chosen funds’ …

The secret trick that lets you transfer part of your pension

The Government is being urged to consider drastic rule changes that are preventing potentially millions of savers from using the pension freedoms.<p>Under existing rules you can use the freedoms, which give full control over how over-55s spend their pension money, only if you have a “defined …

3 REIT Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 6%

Real estate provides some of the best dividends on the market and there are great picks in everything from casinos to office buildings worldwide.<p>High …

Investing

Four 'bottom-drawer' shares to buy today and own for decades

The fact that stock markets have risen so strongly in recent years (and the fact that I’m getting older) means I am increasingly asked by friends and family what investments they should buy for their pensions and their children.<p>They could pay an authorised financial adviser for their ideas, or they …

Investing

The 10 Best Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks

<i>Published by Bob Ciura</i><p>Blue-chip stocks are among the best stocks that dividend investors can buy.<p>We define blue chip stocks as those with a history …

The Perfect Portfolio: Our First Purchases Of 2017

<b>Introduction</b><p>In my last article, I presented a list of 12 companies that appeared to be priced at a value to their intrinsic worth. The companies on …

Release Tension In The Upper Back and Injury-Proof Your Shoulders - Monthly Yoga With Abi

This month, I’m going to focus on how yoga can help with the most common issues that arise in the shoulders, upper back, and neck.<p>What causes the …

Questor: this Aim-listed firm’s sugar substitute could be a winner as the world fights obesity

It is always eye-catching when a company's share price goes up after a profit warning, as this can sometimes be "Mr Market's" way to tell us that all of the bad news is in the price, whereas the prospects for a recovery may not be.<p>PureCircle, the sweetener and sugar substitute provider, could …

Brexit weekly briefing: how does Trump's win affect UK's EU exit plan?

MPs took comfort in knowing the US election wasn’t chaos of their own making as Farage took an ‘ego trip’ to New York<p>Welcome to the Guardian’s weekly Brexit briefing, a summary of developments as Britain moves towards the EU exit. If you’d like to receive it as a weekly email, please sign up here …

I have a bit of money to invest - where can I get a guaranteed return?

I have a bit of money to invest, but am not very comfortable with the idea of losing any cash.<p>What are my options for an investment that guarantees …

7 Growth Stocks That Should Replace Apple in Your Portfolio

Just about everything about <b>Apple Inc.'s</b> (AAPL) fourth-quarter earnings report was positive. Its revenue and gross margins were at the high end of …

Questor Income Portfolio: I'm putting £40k into these riskier vehicles yielding 8pc

Inflation is creeping up and gilt yields are rising, which makes this an especially dangerous time to risk capital in pursuit of instant (and, in this market, high) income.<p>The target yield for our income portfolio is 5pc.<p>With such a disturbing backdrop, the focus remains on buying assets that …

Questor: building the 5pc income portfolio

It is excruciating to have to build an income portfolio in this market because you are paying a towering price for anything that yields.<p>But that, arguably, is also why it is a worthwhile challenge. Whatever you buy has to be excellent.<p>Hence this Friday column, which I hope will interest those …

A 3-Stock Portfolio For Rock-Solid 5.9% Yield

When planning for retirement, most investors try to split their assets between stocks (higher risk, higher return) and federal U.S. government bonds (lower risk, and these days, much lower return).<p>Problem is, stocks are enjoying an overextended winning streak. The S&P 500 is up over 7% year-to-date:<p>…

2 Value Plays Warren Buffett Would Love

<i>Dow Chemical is a holding in Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS Charitable Trust Portfolio. See how Cramer rates the stock here. Want to be alerted</i> …

Which fund manager returned more than 12pc per year over the past decade?

Five UK fund managers have delivered annualised returns of more than 10pc over the past decade –despite this period spanning the global banking crisis and enormous market tumult.<p>Most of the winning managers are well-known and oversee portfolios which have long been popular with investors and …

It’s fundamental why Warren Buffett beats the stock market — how have investors missed it for so long?

Eugene Fama and Richard Thaler, two legendary finance professors at the University of Chicago, recently had a debate about whether markets are …

7 Safe Dividend Stocks Paying You More Each Year

In the search for safe dividend stocks, high yield alone can be a trap. If you take on the risk of a dividend cut, a portfolio's returns can be …

How to Lose Belly Fat for a Shredded and Stronger Midsection

Pooch, gut, beer belly, love handles—whatever you want to call it, that cushy area between your pecs and your lower half tends to be the most …

SMALL CAP MOVERS: Plethora Solutions shares on the up

Healthcare companies with potentially great consumer-facing products were in focus this week.<p>Plethora Solutions has been developing and …

SUNDAY NEWSPAPER SHARE TIPS: Card Factory | Plexus | BHP Billiton

We round-up the Sunday newspaper share tips. This week, Midas looks at high street shop Card Factory and oil technology specialist Plexus …

Investors can make mistakes and still finish up in front

You don’t have to get all or even most of your initial investments right to make money as an investor<p>When you look at your portfolio, what do you see? Is your eye drawn to the glaring red of that dud investment – the big minus that reminds you that, like every investor, you sometimes get it …