How to choose a student bank account

Personal Finance Wed 20 Aug, AT 14:35

Overdraft offers and free gifts abound, but keep your wits about you when choosing a student bank account

How to get a 6.5% return on your savings

Personal Finance Fri 15 Aug, AT 11:56

Falling wages have dampened hopes of better savings rates. Here's how you can beat the high-street banking blues

Money growing on trees by Tower Bridge, London

Isa interest rates: don't get caught out by falling returns

Personal Finance Tue 12 Aug, AT 15:48

Since the announcement of Super Isas in the budget, interest rates have been anything but inspiring

Halifax bank

Need a new current account? How to pick the right one

Personal Finance Wed 6 Aug, AT 13:04

Halifax comes out ahead with its revamped current account, but some may be better off elsewhere

Man Utd's Jonny Evans

Man Utd shares: should fans buy 5% stake sold by Glazers?

Briefing Thu 31 Jul, AT 11:47

As the Glazers sell £89m worth of Man Utd shares, here's what buying a stake in the club would involve

UK housing market

House prices fall for first time in 2014

Personal Finance Mon 21 Jul, AT 15:30

Rightmove finds signs of cooling house prices as mortgage rules tighten and rate rise fears grow

An elderly person holds cash

18 million pensioners gain access to retirement lump sums

Personal Finance Mon 21 Jul, AT 13:55

Experts fear that radical changes to pension laws could leave some pensioners destitute

Pounds and notes

New Isas: what are they and how do they work?

Personal Finance Wed 2 Jul, AT 11:08

Isas have now been replaced by Nisas, meaning new rules for the tax-free savings accounts

House prices in London

House prices: Bank of England faces a delicate balancing act

Personal Finance Fri 16 May, AT 14:44

What should the BoE do to quell an incipient bubble, without harming the wider recovery?

World Cup

Brazil: world-class investment or a hard nut to crack?

Personal Finance Tue 13 May, AT 10:09

Would-be investors have been running scared, but Brazil shows signs of getting back on track