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Proof you can find treasure in your change! Why this ‘silver’ 2p coin could fetch more than 50,000 times its face value
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Proof you can find treasure in your change! Why this ‘silver’ 2p coin could fetch more than 50,000 times its face value

Start digging: The coin could fetch a tidy sum at auction according an expert

A ‘silver’ two pence coin discovered by a This is Money reader in change two years ago is likely to be worth more than 50,000 times …

Trump says NATO not obsolete, as tensions rise between Russia and US
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Trump says NATO not obsolete, as tensions rise between Russia and US

US President Donald Trump speaking to the press in the Rose Garden of the White House. Photo: Getty

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that NATO is not obsolete, as he had declared on the campaign trail last year, …

Are traders using leaked data to bet on the pound? Study suggests crooked politicians could be passing secret reports on to the City
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Are traders using leaked data to bet on the pound? Study suggests crooked politicians could be passing secret reports on to the City

City traders may be taking bets against the pound after getting their hands on leaked Government data, an investigation has found.

The study by a US academic shows that sterling dealers frequently correctly predicted economic announcements – even when they …

5 Easy Ways to Make Good Money From Airbnb
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5 Easy Ways to Make Good Money From Airbnb

Airbnb is the most widely known home rental website in the U.S. If you’ve got a spare room or a whole property to rent out, listing it on Airbnb can provide extra income while allowing you to meet interesting people …

Google’s Waymo worth more than GM, Tesla and Uber?
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Google’s Waymo worth more than GM, Tesla and Uber?

Google launches Waymo, its self-driving car company

Self-driving cars may be the wave of the future. But analysts at Morgan Stanley think one driverless car tech company may already be worth more than all of the US auto industry’s established

Jobs report; Oil plunges; Berkshire Hathaway investor day
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Jobs report; Oil plunges; Berkshire Hathaway investor day

1. Jobs report: Can President Trump really create 25 million jobs over a decade?

The April jobs report, due out at 8:30 a.m. ET, will show whether he’s on track to deliver on the key promise.

Economists surveyed by CNNMoney …

When to Sign Up for Medicare
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When to Sign Up for Medicare

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QI’m going to turn 65 later this year. How far in advance do I need to sign up for Medicare, and when will the coverage actually start?

AIf you’re already receiving Social Security benefits, you’ll automatically be enrolled in …

How Kids Can Start Investing
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How Kids Can Start Investing

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QI am 16, and I’d like to start investing in stocks. I don’t have any income, but my parents are supportive. How can I open an account and start trading?

AThat’s great to hear that you’re interested in learning …

Sunny retail figures send the pound soaring through $1.30 for the first time since September
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Sunny retail figures send the pound soaring through $1.30 for the first time since September

The pound has risen above $1.30 against the dollar for the first time since September after retail sales soared by 2.3 per cent in April.

In a boost for Prime Minister Theresa May before the election, the Office for National …