Chris Torney

Chris Torney

Specialising in business and personal finance, Chris was most recently the personal finance editor on the Daily Express. He now works as a freelance writer for a wide range of business and finance publications.


Latest Articles from Chris

A model house filled with coins to represent equity release
Money

5 equity release pitfalls to avoid

We highlight some of the key considerations when thinking of equity release.

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A broken piggybank represents mistakes made when purchasing an annuity
Money

5 annuity mistakes to avoid

We’ve listed five potential annuity pitfalls you can easily avoid.

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House keys next to a calculator to represent adding up the costs of a buy-to-let mortgage
Money

How do buy-to-let mortgages work?

We explain the important differences of residential mortgages and buy-to-let.

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A man holds a model of a house and a pile of coins to represent how much equity release costs
Money

How much will equity release cost?

The eventual cost could be significant, with some initial charges too…

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An older couple realise they've been scammed from their bank account statements
Money

Avoid the TV licence scam

Watch out if you get an email saying you’re entitled to a TV licence refund.

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A house balances on a seesaw with money to represent equity release
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Equity release: How much could you get?

How much can you actually get from an equity release scheme?

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A compass on a globe to represent retiring abroad
Money

How to retire further afield

Our guide if you’re thinking of retiring to Canada, Australia or New Zealand.

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A model house sits on a pile of cash to represent equity release and your benefits
Money

The effect of equity release on benefits

If you opt for equity release, how will it affect your benefits?

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A model of a home stands next to a woman writing on an equity release form
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Equity release and moving house

What happens if you want to move house after taking out an equity release plan?

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