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Personal finance

  • 11 October 2018

    Embrace adventure

    Living abroad can be challenging but it is also hugely rewarding, says HSBC’s John Goddard.

  • 10 September 2018

    The retirement gap

    Half of working-age women fear they will struggle to afford basic necessities after retirement.

  • 13 August 2018

    Are date night’s days numbered?

    Why some parents are cutting back on luxuries to fund their children’s university education.

  • 23 May 2018

    China goes international

    Chinese people are studying, holidaying and working overseas in unprecedented numbers.

  • 28 February 2018

    Would you buy a home with a stranger?

    Many UK millennials are prepared to explore less traditional routes into property ownership.

  • 27 September 2017

    Changing direction

    From increased wellbeing to financial rewards, moving abroad can bring significant benefits.

  • 20 September 2017

    Supporting family and facing the future

    More than 70 per cent of people are providing financial support to someone in their family.

  • 15 September 2017

    Selfies are the latest way to pay

    Facial recognition technology is helping HSBC customers in China to transfer money securely.

  • 27 July 2017

    House hunting goes high tech

    Could technology help you buy and sell your home more quickly?

  • 29 June 2017

    How much would you spend to support your child?

    Parents have high hopes for their children’s education but a high price tag comes with them too.

  • 26 April 2017

    The reality of retirement

    Global economic uncertainty has affected many people’s retirement plans, says Charlie Nunn.

  • 27 February 2017

    Home truths

    The millennial generation are keen to buy property, but face stiff financial challenges.

  • 21 September 2016

    A city to suit every expat

    HSBC’s latest Expat Explorer survey reveals what attracts expatriates to different cities.

  • 31 August 2016

    A world-class education

    Parents sending their children abroad to study need to weigh up the costs carefully.

  • 13 July 2016

    The generation gap

    Working-age people expect to save for far longer towards their retirement than today’s retirees.

  • 08 June 2016

    How far will you go?

    Parents make big sacrifices to fund their children’s education, an HSBC study shows.

  • 31 March 2016

    Someone else’s problem?

    A new HSBC report examines attitudes towards financial protection in 12 different markets.

  • 31 March 2016

    A future to look forward to

    Planning can help people feel more confident about the future, says HSBC’s Charlie Nunn.