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Hardship looms for ‘silver separators’

Research finds more divorces may lead to financial difficulties

Record reward for switching banks

Clydesdale and Yorkshire banks offer £150 to new customers

Savings bond not just for old soldiers

Savings bonds and credit cards that support Royal British Legion

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When a legacy becomes too much

Play or pass – the big inheritance question

Rights for widows in intestacy revamp

Estates without a will are to be divided differently

Royal Mint launches online gold trading

Secure storage will cost 1.2 per cent annually

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How to cope with serious illness

Cover can help with costs and loss of income

Online banking fraud soars

Crooks switch to ‘phishing’ and cold calls

Scotland after the vote: pensions

More generous state payments promised

Current account switching up 19%

Seven-day service drives year-on-year increase

Yorkshire Bank hit by IT glitch

NAB unit suffers another computer problem

Elderly insolvencies rise despite overall decline

Lower income and higher costs weigh on pensioners’ finances

Yorkshire and Clydesdale overhaul charges

Banks are latest to switch to fixed overdraft fees

Cash Isa subscriptions down 5%

Flows into stocks and shares up 12 per cent in 2013-14

HSBC switches customers to new account

Bank converts packaged deal into fee-free account

Banks simplify overdraft terms

Flat daily fees for overdrafts becoming common

Challenger banks on the charge

Newcomers have so far failed to dent Big Four’s share


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

The team were also runners-up for Best Use of Social Media at the Santander Media Awards 2014

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