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Karin Forseke’s departure raises questions over leadership at investment group

Latest savings rates

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Latest Isa rates

Up-to-date tax-efficient savings deals

Latest National Savings & Investments rates

Current rates from the state-owned savings bank

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Divorces open up splits in legal system

Court rulings indicate a state of flux

How to execute a will

Executor’s role is daunting but ultimately powerful

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Bankruptcy — the ultimate taboo

Tainted perceptions of personal debt remain a problem

Company share tax relief tops £1bn

Posties received shares worth £489m on privatisation

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Church urges wealthy to lend to the poor

Ex-regulator calls for rich to fill payday loans gap

Paul Lewis

Paul Lewis — premium bonds are a winner

You’ll never win a million on premium bonds, but here’s why they are a good bet

Do your weekly shop backwards

Save pounds by turning your supermarket shopping on its head

Where do your donations go?

Charity should begin with due diligence

Family feuds fuel rise in will disputes

Solicitors blame disjointed families and rising estate values

How are childcare vouchers changing?

Will we be better off because my wife is self-employed?

Chart that tells a story — share ownership

Overseas investors own most listed UK equities by value

Isa deposits swell £20bn in a year

Budget boosts accounts despite average interest of less than 1%

‘Death of cash’ predicted within a decade

Contactless cards and mobile payment devices grow in popularity

Packaged account complaints double

PPI complaints on the wane, ombudsman says

Sharp rise in current account fraud

Near doubling of bank fraud as criminals move online

Are you ready for a rate rise?

How to prepare your finances


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