Politicians’ plans for your wealth

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From pensions to property to tax, the key manifesto pledges

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Zero inflation and rising wages mean now is an ideal time to make mortgage repayments
How can I resolve my father’s bank account situation?

Homeowners can borrow for five years at less than 2%

Borrowers ‘have never had it so good’

Activist investors score victory at BP annual meeting

But company warns it cannot cut emissions alone

High-end property charge deadline nears

Annual tax extends to homes worth £1m and up

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Car insurance premiums set to rise

First-quarter falls likely to be temporary

Only buy-to-let mortgages grew in February

Loans to movers and first-time buyers both down

British Gas consumers save as tariff ends

Price falls leave customers better off

Competition for bank customers hots up

Cashback deal of up to £180 a year

Tax reprieve for investment bond holders

Tribunal in favour of taxpayer who overpaid on withdrawal

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FT Money won Financial National Title of the Year at the Santander UK Financial Media Awards 2014

FT Money was named Publication of the Year for 2014 by the CFA Society of the UK

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FT Money editor Jonathan Eley was named winner of the Ethical and Professional Standards Award in 2014 by the CFA Society of the UK, and runner-up for his Contribution to Personal Finance Education at the Santander Media Awards 2014

Pensions correspondent Josephine Cumbo was named Journalist of the Year for the national press by the Society of Pension Professionals