Gold

Should we be returning to the safe haven of gold?

6 September 2018 17:42

All good things must come to an end, including summer holidays and bull markets. The bull run in US shares…

Is money an appropriate wedding present?

31 May 2018 22:04

Dear Mary: I have been invited to the wedding of a distant relative through marriage, to her long-term partner. I…

The idiot economy – behind the ‘dark web’ cyber-crime busts

10 November 2014 18:59

Spectator Money is out, with ideas on how to make it, spend it and even how to be seen spending it. Freddy Gray looks…

An upside to the gold rout

19 April 2013 16:36

Unless you bet your life savings on gold some time in the past three years — after its price had…

Euro crisis enters a new phase

19 July 2011 10:57

It was a problem that would be fixed with a snap of the Commissioners’ manicured fingers, but now fresh euro-storms…

Shaking our faith in money

18 July 2011 18:45

Addictive though the hacking inquiry is, the average Brit is probably more worried about the slow decimation of his spending…