A year of change for your money


The general election looms large over prospects for wealth

Latest savings rates

Up-to-date deals from banks and building societies

Latest Isa rates

Up-to-date tax-efficient savings deals

Latest National Savings & Investments rates

Current rates from the state-owned savings bank

Q&A: Support for funeral costs

Thousands affected by funeral poverty

We’ve lost the savings habit

Corporate taxation and housing are neglected issues

Generational inequality and house prices

This injustice is different from the concerns of Occupy Wall Street or Piketty’s readers

David Green, director of the Serious Fraud Office
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SFO wins convictions under new bribery law

UK fraud authorities prosecute two in pyramid scheme

Cheque smartphone deposits extended

More Barclays customers will be able to pay in cheques by photo

Phone scammers con savers out of £23.9m

Telephone-based fraud is up threefold on 2013 levels

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

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

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


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