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George Sweeney, DipFA

George Sweeney, DipFA , Diploma for Financial Advisers, L4

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George is a deputy editor at Finder. He has previously written for The Motley Fool UK, Nasdaq, Freetrade, Investing in the Web, MoneyMagpie, Online Mortgage Advisor, Wealth, and Compare Forex Brokers. He's focused on making personal finance and investing engaging for everyone. To do this he draws from previous work and his Level 4 Diploma for Financial Advisers (DipFA), sharing what he’s learnt. When he’s not geeking out about money, you’ll find him playing sports and staying active.

Expertise

  • Investing
  • Personal finance
  • Tax
  • Pensions
  • Mortgages

Education

  • Level 4 Diploma for Financial Advisers
  • Bachelor of Arts, History & American Studies | University of Manchester

Featured publications

Latest articles by George Sweeney, DipFA

136 articles written by this author

Here’s why Raspberry Pi is flying off the shelves

Raspberry Pi recently went public with an initial public offering (IPO), listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) - here's what we know so far and what might happen next.

George Sweeney, DipFA 21 June 2024
Here’s why Raspberry Pi is flying off the shelves

Charles Schwab brokerage review UK

Charles Schwab now offers a brokerage service to UK investors. Find out what Finder’s investing expert thought when testing and using this broker.

George Sweeney, DipFA 18 June 2024
Charles Schwab brokerage review UK

Trade who? Tradu trading platform review

Tradu recently launched in the UK. Find out what Finder’s investing expert thought when testing and using the trading platform

George Sweeney, DipFA 7 June 2024
Trade who? Tradu trading platform review

Lightyear trading app launches social investing features

Here are the latest updates to Lightyear's investing platform; including social features, new financial analysis metrics and higher interest rates for its Vaults.

George Sweeney, DipFA 7 June 2024
Lightyear trading app launches social investing features

Money20/20 returns to Europe: Get €200 off tickets

Money2020 returns to Europe on June 4, 5 and 6 2024 in Amsterdam. Finder is a media partner in the event and you can get €200 off tickets with our unique code.

George Sweeney, DipFA 29 May 2024
Money20/20 returns to Europe: Get €200 off tickets

InvestEngine review

We tried out this platform, which lets you choose from 550+ ETFs for a DIY portfolio or get a managed ready-made one.

George Sweeney, DipFA 25 May 2024
InvestEngine review

How to buy Raspberry Pi (RPI.LSE) shares

Everything we know about the Raspberry Pi IPO, plus information on how to buy shares.

George Sweeney, DipFA 20 May 2024
How to buy Raspberry Pi (RPI.LSE) shares

Last chance to get £100 off London Blockchain Conference 2024 passes

Final chance for £100 off London Blockchain Conference 2024 passes with Finder. The even returns at the ExCeL London on May 21, 22 and 23.

George Sweeney, DipFA 26 April 2024
Last chance to get £100 off London Blockchain Conference 2024 passes

Robinhood statistics 2024: Users, revenue and growth

We look at the latest statistics on global trading app Robinhood, including the number of users, revenue and profitability.

George Sweeney, DipFA 15 April 2024
Robinhood statistics 2024: Users, revenue and growth

Best ways to invest £20k

Discover how you can build wealth by investing £20,000 and explore some of the top strategies for investing your money.

George Sweeney, DipFA 11 April 2024
Best ways to invest £20k
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