Salman Haqqi’s 10 year career in journalism started out writing for DRUM! Magazine in California, USA, where he interviewed and profiled some of the most famous musicians in the world. He then moved to Pakistan, writing for the Dawn and later, Newsline Magazine, reporting on breaking news events and doing investigative stories on current affairs and politics.
He left the world of journalism and moved to the UK pursue a passion for personal finance and a desire to help people make informed financial decisions, writing for price comparison site, Finder, covering mortgages, loans, credit cards and insurance.
Now as a Senior Personal Finance Writer at money, Salman applies his knowledge of personal finance, especially loans, credits cards, current accounts and savings accounts, to ensure all of our guides are helpful, relevant and up to date.
Salman is also a money.co.uk spokesperson and regularly gives his expert view on financial issues for local and national press such as The Financial Times, The Sun, and The Evening Standard.
In his free time, Salman is a self-confessed news addict, and an avid travel and landscape photographer.
Research from money.co.uk into the outfits of previous winners alongside expert fashion analysis reveal the dress nominees should be wearing in order to win a coveted statue.
Discover which empty packaging from your favourite luxury brands could be worth up to £160.
Want to find your perfect ho-ho-home? We’ve worked out how much the homes from Christmas classics would cost if you wanted to own them.
The mortgage experts at money.co.uk rank the healthiest countries and cities in the world, with good food, good company and good transport links all being great for the people who live there.
Experts from money.co.uk reveal the true value of the homes, flats and mansions that inspired the works of Charles Dickens.
Our team of mortgage experts have explored how many streams musician on Spotify need to achieve to pay for the mortgages on their epic homes.
Discover which breed of dog has the most views on TikTok and which famous dogs are cashing in on social media.
If you are struggling to keep up with your loan payments, consolidating your debts could help you take back control. Here is how it works and when you should do it.
Money.co.uk analysed $11.9bn of total funding for 339 different investments to determine who is the most prolific celebrity backer.
Discover the world’s most pup-ular dog breeds for tattoos, as well as other favourite pets people get inked on their bodies.
Choosing the right type of credit card could save you money in interest, earn you rewards or help you get accepted. Here is how to pick the right one and where to find it.