Most-read Money Observer articles of 2019

Its the final countdown! Here are the years most popular articles.

It will soon be time for Britons to crack open something sparkling and sing Auld Lang Syne, but not before we reveal which Money Observer stories were our readers’ favourites in 2019.

While our newsletter sign-up page was among the most popular of the year, we have mined our data to reveal the most-read online articles published between 1 January 2019 and 29 December 2019. 

While we know that our readers seek out content on all thing investment-related, including articles on shares, pensions, and investment trusts and funds, which stories came out on top?

Without further ado, and in reverse order, here are the 20 most popular online stories of 2019.

20) Money Observer Fund Awards 2019: the winners

Money Observer Fund Award winners 2019


19) Neil Woodford: best time to buy UK shares in three decades


18) There are 59 ‘dog’ funds: does your Isa contain any?

A scruffy dog 600 x420


17) The world’s top 10 dividend-paying companies

The word 'dividends' is written on screen in a blue marker pen


16) Top 10 most popular investment funds: monthly round-up. Click here for the latest update.

A pyramid illustrating the idea of a hierarchy


15) Money Observer’s 12 Model Portfolios revamped for 2019

Illustration representing two of Money Observer's Model Portfolios


14) 10 investment funds to buy and hold for 30 to 40 years

Buy and hold funds locked with labels locked inside ice and designed to be opened in 2060


13) Six investment trusts that pay a monthly income

Wooden letters spelling out the word 'income' on a green background


12) Money Observer Investment Trust Awards 2019: the winners

The 2019 IT Awards winners' logo


11) How to generate a £10,000 income: 2019’s investment trust picks

A pounds sign with electrodes attached to it


10) Three months after the suspension, how is Woodford Equity Income getting on?


9) How to create a £10,000 income: three Rated Fund portfolios

Illustration of a globe with a pound sign on it


8) State pension rule change could lead to unexpected financial shock in retirement

A female pensioner counting coins


7) Best savings account rates: weekly update

A woman thinking about pension rules


6) 10 shares to give you a £10,000 annual income in 2019

Illustration of a gauge measuring a machine's income generation abilities


5) How to generate a sustainable monthly income from your investments

A man putting money into a machine that spits out regular monthly income


4) Labour’s WASPI pledge: how much compensation will be received and how will it be funded?

Six colourful questions marks


3) UK share tips for 2019: six stocks for growth and income investors


2) New tax year 2019/2020: tax and personal allowance changes

A couple standing beside the word 'tax' with question marks hovering beside it


1) 10 high-yielding shares in the FTSE 100: how safe are their dividends?

Clouds in the sky spelling out the word 'dividends'



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