Pocket money – why it needs to survive in the digital age

By Harry Wallop As a survey sugggests pocket money is declining, we look at how the tradition can flourish in an increasingly cashless society Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/46c7c567/sc/15/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C116397370CPocket0Emoney0Ewhy0Eit0Eneeds0Eto0Esurvive0Ein0Ethe0Edigital0Eage0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Forget Jay Z and Kanye… this rap song has real financial advice

By Lauren Davidson “Potentially, wait and see, where you’ll be financially / Soon you’ll be competing with the Rockefeller family” Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/46c136fa/sc/28/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0C11630A0A120CForget0EJay0EZ0Eand0EKanye0B0B0B0Ethis0Erap0Esong0Ehas0Ereal0Efinancial0Eadvice0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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My family is struggling on £20,000 a year. Should I downsize my home and invest in buy-to-let?

By Katie Morley Money Makeover: The arrival of a second child means £17,000 a year less for this couple – is a rental property the answer to their problems? Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/46c02e45/sc/14/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Cborrowing0C116326980CMy0Efamily0Eis0Estruggling0Eon0E20A0A0A0A0Ea0Eyear0B0EShould0EI0Edownsize0Emy0Ehome0Eand0Einvest0Ein0Ebuy0Eto0Elet0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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The bank, the boss, your parents: global borrowing trends mapped

We’ve broken down new data on global financial habits into these interactive maps to reveal just what a world of borrowers we are. Hover over the maps and click on countries to find out which countries are the biggest borrowers, what they spend their money on and who they would go to for cash in […]

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Premium bonds: limit rises to £50,000, but will you win more?

By Sophie Christie NS&I is increasing the cap on Premium Bonds from Monday, and savers are expected to buy billions more bonds as a result Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/46b5d3d1/sc/24/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C116328230CPremium0Ebonds0Elimit0Erises0Eto0E50A0A0A0A0Ebut0Ewill0Eyou0Ewin0Emore0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Expat rates: bad news on fixed-rate deals

By Charlotte Beugge A blow for savers came last week when one major bank pulled all deals lasting for more than a year Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/46a598fa/sc/23/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Cexpat0Emoney0C11629610A0CExpat0Erates0Ebad0Enews0Eon0Efixed0Erate0Edeals0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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‘We’ve lost £146,000 from failure of Portugal’s biggest bank’

By Money reporters British expats are fighting to recover their money which they thought would be covered by a Europe-wide savings compensation scheme Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/467bc568/sc/31/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C11618150A0CWeve0Elost0E1460A0A0A0Efrom0Efailure0Eof0EPortugals0Ebiggest0Ebank0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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‘Am I allowed to take out an Isa now, and a Help to Buy Isa in the Autumn?’

By Sophie Christie Ask an expert: A 23-year-old university graduate asks about the implications of saving into an Isa now, if he wants to take out a Help to Buy Isa later in the year Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/46708348/sc/15/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Cinvesting0Cisas0C116127210CAm0EI0Eallowed0Eto0Etake0Eout0Ean0EIsa0Enow0Eand0Ea0EHelp0Eto0EBuy0EIsa0Ein0Ethe0EAutumn0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Pensioner bonds: ‘The biggest selling financial product in British history’

By Sophie Christie NS&I’s pensioner bonds, which were withdrawn from sale on Friday, have become Britain’s biggest selling financial product with investments totalling £13bn Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/4669cb48/sc/31/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C11612340A0CPensioner0Ebonds0EThe0Ebiggest0Eselling0Efinancial0Eproduct0Ein0EBritish0Ehistory0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Pensioner bonds are gone, but there’s another state-backed deal paying 5.8pc

By Richard Dyson Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/465cfd76/sc/23/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C1160A74980CPensioner0Ebonds0Eare0Egone0Ebut0Etheres0Eanother0Estate0Ebacked0Edeal0Epaying0E50B8pc0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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