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The personal finance issues that are dominating the news this week
Police are investigating whether the object is linked to an attempted bank robbery
£498m is being written down on the value of the RBS’s private banking business
The new savings schemes are available from 1 December and savers can earn up to 4 per cent interest
The Isas will be launched on 1 December and aim "to help working people who want to buy their own home"
Spanish bank says it has no "current plans "to float its UK arm
Year-on-year increase of 6.3% in prices is the highest annual rise seen since November 2007
There has been a rise in people moving their savings since an easier transfer system was launched
The next chairman of Lloyds Banking Group, Lord Blackwell, is expected to launch a review of the business to ensure a speedy sale of the taxpayers’ remaining 33 per cent stake in the bank.
Lord Blackwell served as a Downing Street adviser under Thatcher in the 1980s
Low interest rates are encouraging borrowers to clear their home loan, but more should do so, says Simon Read
1.7 million in the UK now rent out their spare rooms, claims new report
Some motor industry firms are scaling back offshore production, but 'onshoring' may not have the last laugh
Britain’s first major new high street bank for decades launches tomorrow in the resurrected form of TSB.
Financial education is joining the national curriculum next year, but it's not just up to schools. Chiara Cavaglieri reports