1 in 5 – The number of former couples that are left with unsecured debts taken out in joint names, according to the Debt Advisory Council.
40 – The number of years it would take to recoup the income missed by delaying an annuity purchase by 2 years, according to MGM Advantage.
15% – The percentage of death tax the Labour Party is reportedly considering for long-term care costs.
22 – The number of former and current Lloyds employees involved in or aware of an effort to manipulate benchmark interest rates.
4,000,000 – The number of people in the UK that have fallen victim of identity theft, according to Experian.
£200bn – The Council of Mortgage Lender’s revised forecast for gross mortgage lending in 2014, up from its original prediction of £195bn, to pre-credit crunch crisis levels.