The Abundance Blog

The latest news and views from the world of crowdfunding, ethical investment and green investment.

Is your money stuck in neutral?

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Ask people about politics in general and they will answer in general terms. They say that Westminster is out of touch, that all the main parties sound and look the same. Uniformly uninspiring. Are we risking the same for our money? Read more…

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Divest!

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The new campaign from Move Your Money has launched. Divest! is encouraging consumers to take control of their money and what it finances. Read more…

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Not saving, but drowning

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Not only has Good Money Week started, the first Great British Money Survey Report has been launched, outlining our attitudes to saving and investing. Get a preview of the headline topics we uncovered on the blog. Read more…

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Updates to our Terms & Conditions

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On 1 October we made some changes to our Terms & Conditions to make sure we comply with new rules from the Financial Conduct Authority, and because we now charge a fee if you want to withdraw to a non-UK bank account. Read more…

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Divestment isn’t the end of the story

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The divestment movement – taking money out of fossil fuels – has already grown significantly in 2014. While celebrating successes, it is important to keep a longer term focus in mind, including what the money divested is then re-invested in. Read more…

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Definancialisation

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Seven years on from the start of the financial crisis, there has been lots of talk and little change. Can ‘definancialisation’, as advocated in the latest IPPR report, end this? Read more…

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