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Shujath Hussain

Shujath Hussain

Finance Expert Contributor

About the Author

Shujath is a British Indian who has travelled across, lived and worked in 4 different countries. His international experience has given him the opportunity to learn about global markets, explore new countries, learn about different cultures and meet people from all over the world.

He has previously managed Uswitch's Personal Finance content, including credit cards, mortgage, loans and current accounts as well as optimising pages for search engines and managing a network of freelance writers.

His personal interest include Photography of Historical Monuments, Cricket, Billiards and Islamic Art.

Articles written by Shujath

Islamic business lady signing an agreement for an Islamic / halal mortgage
18 April 2023

Islamic Mortgage

The Islamic or halal mortgage process is slightly different, allowing customers to get finance to buy a home in compliance with Sharia law

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woman holding jar of coins signifying savings
06 January 2023

Capital Gains Tax Allowance

Capital gains tax is a tax on the profit you make when selling or disposing of an asset. The tax is only charged the profit, i.e. the gains.

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New build homes - how do you get a mortgage for a house that's still being built?
18 November 2022

New build mortgages

Buying a new build home off-plan, you may find it a lot harder to get a mortgage than for a new build home that has already been built. We share some tips to help you

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A dream kitchen like the one pictured could be one way to add value to your home.
03 December 2021

Adding Value To Your Home

Your home's value can fluctuate according to the market, but you can also increase its value by taking a few steps. Our guide explains further.

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Gifted deposit for a mortgage
24 September 2020

Gifted deposit for a mortgage

Many first time buyers get help from their parents, but if you are being gifted a deposit, here are some things you need to watch out for.

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