Google agrees to competition watchdog’s demands on privacy practices

Google agrees to competition watchdog’s demands on privacy practices

Advertisement Alphabet’s Google agrees to UK competition watchdog’s demands on privacy practices CMA concerned about the impact privacy changes make on digital ad market  Google will make changes to its use of user-tracking cookies in its browser CMA boss recently warned the authority could break up the tech giants  By Mike Sheen For This Is…

Are NFTs the future of mortgages? Bacon Coin wants to fund homes

Are NFTs the future of mortgages? Bacon Coin wants to fund homes

Advertisement NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, are being used as a method of ownership for everything from music albums to digital artworks to posts on Twitter. An NFT is essentially a certificate of ownership for an asset that – unlike money – is unique and cannot be replaced like-for-like. As well as a piece of music…

How we won back more than £1,000 a day for readers in a year

How we won back more than £1,000 a day for readers in a year

Advertisement Whenever I’m asked what I enjoy most about being a financial journalist and editing stories at This is Money, the response is always along the same lines. Tackling our eclectic mix of reader problems head on, helping fight unfair decisions and battling terrible customer service. Nothing beats the feeling of making a difference and…

Renault unveils AIR4 drone version of its retro 4 classic car

Renault unveils AIR4 drone version of its retro 4 classic car

Advertisement Renault has teased what its new electric 4 supermini could look like by creating a drone version using the classic model’s bodywork. Bosses at the French car company confirmed earlier this year that the iconic Renault 4 nameplate will be reborn as a compact electric crossover by the middle of the decade as part…

Best used family cars 2021: Audi A3 tops the list on an average budget

Best used family cars 2021: Audi A3 tops the list on an average budget

Advertisement Parents have given their verdict on the best second hand family cars to buy, with the Audi A3 hatchback named the top choice ahead of models from Honda, Fiat, BMW and VW. It topped the list of recommendations collated from a survey of 2,000 drivers with children under the age of 16, taking into…

Should you invest in a share of a classic car? Here’s how it works

Should you invest in a share of a classic car? Here’s how it works

Advertisement Such has been the colossal demand for classic cars that in recent years they have become better appreciating assets than property, art, fine wine and vintage jewellery. But getting onto the collectible car ladder isn’t easy, given that those considered the best blue-chip investments are already immensely expensive. For example, according to specialist Hagerty…

BUSINESS LIVE: Border closed to six African nations on Covid fears

BUSINESS LIVE: Border closed to six African nations on Covid fears

Advertisement BUSINESS LIVE: Border closed to six African nations on Covid fears; German growth slows; Gangs handed billions in ’emergency loans’ By Mike Sheen For This Is Money Published: 03:01 EST, 26 November 2021 | Updated: 03:01 EST, 26 November 2021 Advertisement Flights from South Africa and five other countries to the UK have been…

Johnson Matthey’s decision to ditch battery scheme to cost it £314m

Johnson Matthey’s decision to ditch battery scheme to cost it £314m

Advertisement Chemicals giant Johnson Matthey’s decision to ditch electric car battery scheme to cost it £314m By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 17:11 EST, 24 November 2021 | Updated: 17:11 EST, 24 November 2021 Advertisement Johnson Matthey’s decision to ditch a pioneering electric car battery scheme will cost the chemical giant £314million. The…