Chris Wheal is an award-winning financial journalist, editor and trainer. He has written for business and consumer magazines, the national press and online. He has edited three business magazines as well as websites and supplements in the Guardian.
By Chris Wheal, May 18, 2013
One third of Brits don’t know how they will finance long-term illness, nursing home or care fees or looking after partners, parents and siblings
By Chris Wheal, May 14, 2013
Using Sat Navs that detect speed cameras is illegal across much of Europe. Fines can be as high as €1,500 (£1,389) in France and €2,834 (£2,634) in Italy
By Chris Wheal, May 11, 2013
It takes UK tenants 132 days working to earn enough to pay their annual rent. Homeowners pay off their mortgage a whole month earlier
More of Britain’s most important workers – nurses, police, teachers and fire and ambulance crews – can afford to buy their own home now than for the past ten years
By Chris Wheal, May 09, 2013
Barclays Wealth has introduced space-age technology to recognise the voices of its richest customers to save them having to remember passwords and PINs
By Chris Wheal, May 03, 2013
Last year saw a record number of full sealed bottles of single malt Scotch whisky sold. A Macallan that originally retailed at £150 now sells for around £900
By Chris Wheal, Apr 25, 2013
More than half of us now only buy items when absolutely needed. Four in ten are buying fewer treats. Our celebratory fizz is now cider not champagne
Revealed! Passengers' best (and worst) UK airports
The pensioner who lost thousands to cold-calling scammers
Mother guilty of benefit fraud
Girl, 8, with IQ of 130 expelled from THREE schools for...
Video: Burning railroad bridge collapse caught on camera in US
First picture of Rochelle and Marvin Humes's daughter Alaia-Mai
Checkout staff bonus pot halved
Video: Rally driver narrowly avoids catastrophe
Pregnant Kate Middleton to get water birth info from the Queen...
Police threaten granny over cheese rolling hazard
What's McDonald's selling with 1,142 calories?
British twins found dead 'with plastic bags on heads' at...
Mel B lives it up on luxury yacht in Cannes
Samsung's 'Evolutionary Husband' ad slammed as sexist - by men!
Teacher banned from classroom for 'romantically pursuing' boy...
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