Tony Leahy explores whether the launch of the New ISA will encourage people to be more proactive when it comes to finding the best home for their money.
Sainsbury's Bank lowers rates on small and medium-sized loans; Over-50s insurer Saga launches landlord insurance.
Barclays will scrap its 6,500-strong cashier team in October, converting them into 'community bankers' with iPads.
UK banks are putting their scandal-ridden pasts behind them and finally winning back the public’s trust, according to new research from uSwitch.
US Fed chair Janet Yellen has said the 2008 financial crisis would not have been prevented had interest rates been higher, adding that fresh concerns about financial stability now should not prompt a rate increase.
Inflation falling to 1.5% in May, its lowest level for four and half years, should be welcome news for beleaguered savers.
Savers who take full advantage of the new ISA allowance could become millionaires in just 25 years.
The Co-operative Bank has launched an online poll in a bid to understand customers' views on values and ethics.
Online mortgage applications are expected to soar as consumers choose to deal with their finances over the internet, a report suggests.
Consumer complaints against financial services firms fell 15 per cent in the second half of 2013, according to the FCA.
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is to close 44 branches across the UK amid warnings the move will harm vulnerable customers and local communities.
Two third of Brits haven’t saved into their ISA this year because they simply can’t afford to, research by TSB has found.
Having saved the same amount towards retirement over a 40 year period, men can end up £89,000 better off than women, according to Scottish Widows.
Research by Standard Life found that mothers and grandmothers alike play a vital role in the financial well-being of later generations.
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