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Unity Mutual launches new type of Lifetime ISA

Unity Mutual has launched a new type of stocks and shares Lifetime ISA, offering a guaranteed 1.25% interest rate until April, as well as a 25% Government bonus towards your first home or retirement - here's what to watch out for

7 November 2018

Martin Lewis slams 'con' linking him to binary trading – don't be tempted by risky investment

An advert is falsely claiming Martin made money from a type of investment which he would never use or recommend

16 February 2017

Autumn Statement 2016: Pensions freedoms loophole tightened

Older savers who carry on putting money in a pension after withdrawing cash from it face new curbs

23 November 2016

Financial advice firms warned they face fines or bans

The FCA has found three quarters of financial advice firms are failing to keep clients properly informed about charges

8 April 2014

HSBC investment mis-selling compensation net widened

HSBC has widened the redress net following the revelation salesmen mis-sold investments to the dying

8 December 2011

HSBC to pay £40m for mis-selling to the elderly

HSBC subsidiary NHFA sold risky investments to those in their 80s who had little time to claw back losses before they died

5 December 2011

Hope for child trust fund holders who want 'better' junior Isas

The Government will consider allowing child trust fund holders to convert their money into a junior Isa in future

11 November 2011

Child trust fund warning as vouchers set to expire

The last set of child trust fund vouchers will be automatically invested in potentially poor-paying accounts unless parents act soon

17 October 2011

Guest Comment: How financial advice will change for good

If you have a financial adviser there are fundamental changes on the horizon which will affect how you access and pay for advice

30 September 2011

ICB report recommends banks separate retail and investment arms to avert future crises

The report states UK banks should ring-fence money deposited by the public from 'casino' operations

12 September 2011

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