Thursday, December 13, 2018
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This week, Peter Sharkey looks at why thousands of people are using lifetime mortgages to buy a home in the sun.

A popular Christmas song inspires finance columnist, Peter Sharkey, to look at what investment has been like in 2018.

The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

Content has become one of those buzz-wordy sounding things that it is trendy to bash.

Midwich, a Diss-based global distributor of specialist
audio visual products, has purchased Australian brand Blonde Robot.


A business born out of a resourceful hobby will put a twist in the tail of Christmas decorations across Norfolk homes this December.

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Friday, November 30, 2018

Living for today doesn’t pay the bills, says Peter Sharkey – but you can make your money work for you.

The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

A woman from Norfolk has been named the ‘Best Brand Builder’ at an awards ceremony held by a national franchise.


A sponsorship deal between a pet food manufacturer and a Champions Tennis event could prove a match made in heaven with the introduction of ‘ball-dogs’ at the event.

Meat product maker Cranswick has reported near-flat profit growth of 1%, against a tougher background for the meat market.


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Friday, November 23, 2018

In this week’s financial column, Peter Sharkey explains why it’s so easy to spend too much on fees when you’re investing – and how to reduce these costs.

The Week In Numbers with Peter Sharkey

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