Harriet Meyer

Harriet Meyer

Harriet has specialised in personal finance journalism for 12 years, covering property, finance, and consumer issues. She was editor of The Observer newspaper’s Cash section,and writes for a wide range of newspapers, magazines and websites.

Latest Articles from Harriet

Receiving a text message on a mobile phone
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Stop unwanted marketing texts

Keep getting SMS text messages from companies trying to sell you something?

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Pug dog
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Tips for moving house with your pets

Six tips to make the move easier for cats and dogs.

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Couple sat in front of moving boxes
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Choosing a house removal service

How to make your house move go smoothly.

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Reminder to pay mortgage on a post-it note stuck on a mirror
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What are buy-to-let mortgages?

What are buy-to-let mortgages and how do they differ from standard mortgages?

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Shop open for business
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Your business' credit report

How to improve it and appeal to lenders and suppliers.

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Loan application and a credit report with an excellent score
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Improve your credit report

6 things to improve your chances of being accepted for loans and credit.

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Nest egg with money in it to represent the question: is a buy to let mortgage a good investment?
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Is buy to let a good investment?

Buy-to-let is tempting for investors but is there real money to be made?

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Giving hands raised towards the sun
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Leaving money to charity in your will

Why you should consider leaving a legacy and how to go about it.

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Charity shop rails
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6 ways to help charity without donating money

Help a good cause, without touching your bank balance.

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