Why didn’t Prince write a will?

It’s a timely reminder to us all to make our bequests known

Advice & Comment

Henry Ford (1863-1947), American industrialist known for his revolutionary assembly-line process for factory production and the Model-T automobile ©Bettmann/Getty
The philanthropist’s natural desire to see their wishes carried out is hardly unique to one side of the political spectrum
– Stephen Foley
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‘Help to Save’ scheme to offer rewards

People on benefits to be given £1,200 incentive

FCA plans reforms to close ‘advice gap’

Review will boost ability of banks and IFAs to serve market

Child Trust Funds worth £600m ‘lost’

Nearly 1m children missing savings accounts

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Dividend tax — the winners and losers

Regime from next month will benefit many, but penalise a few

Childcare support — what’s changing?

Government initiative will be open to 1.8m households

Did the recession hit the rich hardest?

Retired drive the lowest incomes higher since 2007-08

Probate fees threaten cash-poor heirs

Estate charges to reach £20,000 under deficit-cutting proposals

Probate fees could rise to £20,000

Government proposes the wealthiest families pay more

Your salary taxed at 60 per cent

Earn over £100,000? You’ll start to lose your personal allowance


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