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 credit card application form waiting to be filled in
Money

How to protect your credit record

If you apply for credit and get turned down, it may damage your credit record…

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Google cardboard next to a smartphone
Technology

What is Google Cardboard?

This virtual reality gadget is a headset made of cardboard – find out more…

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Life insurance can throw your loved ones a lifeline at a very difficult time
Money

5 reasons to consider buying life insurance

Five reasons life insurance is about more than just paying off your mortgage.

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The type of life insurance you need will depend on your circumstances
Money

How to choose which type of life insurance

A look at the different types of life insurance and the protection they offer.

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It's important to review your cover to ensure it protects your family adequately
Money

5 reasons to update your life insurance

Five things that will change the amount of cover you need.

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Holding your life insurance in Trust can make the pay-out quicker as it will not be included in the probate process
Money

Writing your life insurance in Trust?

Can you avoid inheritance tax by holding your life insurance in Trust?

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As you get older, the type of life insurance cover you need may change
Money

Life insurance for the over-50s

Do you need a different type of life insurance cover as you get older?

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Life insurance can ensure your relatives have enough money to pay any inheritance tax bills that may be liable upon your death
Money

Using life insurance to pay inheritance tax

Could life insurance help your family pay off the inheritance tax on your estate?

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Before you travel, you should check carefully what fees your debit and credit cards impose
Money

Holiday spending: Credit vs debit card?

Is it cheaper to use a credit card or debit card when you are away on holiday?

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