Articles tagged "savings"

  • Savings jar
    Last updated: 15/05/2015 - 09:17
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Savers aged 65 or more have until tonight to open the top-rate bonds on sale from National Savings & Investments.

  • Pie chart
    Last updated: 12/05/2015 - 15:34
    Article by Sam Barrett

    If your employer runs a Save As You Earn scheme, you'd be wise to join it as you could make thousands on the stockmarket via discounted share options.

  • Bucket list
    Last updated: 12/05/2015 - 14:57
    Article by Ruth Jackson

    No one likes to think about what will happen when they die but planning ahead will save your loved ones a lot of heartache.

  • Piggy bank
    Last updated: 05/05/2015 - 14:25
    News by Michael Trudeau

    Fewer people are putting money into savings despite increases to the amount of disposable income in household budgets.

  • Piggy banks
    Last updated: 28/04/2015 - 09:45
    News by Sylvia Morris

    There is a stark difference in what you earn on fixed-rate deals with traditional banks, compared with newcomer banks.

  • Cash Isa form
    Last updated: 25/03/2015 - 10:29
    News by Faith Glasgow

    As the dust settles on chancellor George Osborne's electioneering Budget, it's becoming clear that the changes to Isa and savings rules announced last week are sending contradictory and unhelpful messages to savers.

  • Pound coins
    Last updated: 24/03/2015 - 11:44
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Just in time for the end of the tax year, Skipton Building Society has made its top-paying easy-access cash Isa available online. It pays 1.5% including a 0.5 percentage point bonus for a year.

  • New £1 coin
    Last updated: 18/03/2015 - 12:57

    The winner of a competition to design the 'tails side' of the new 12-sided £1 coin has been revealed.

  • Budget box
    Last updated: 18/03/2015 - 13:59
    News by Rob Goodman

    Chancellor George Osborne is expected to announce that tax on income from savings will be abolished in today's Budget.

  • Piggy bank 2015
    Last updated: 16/03/2015 - 15:24
    News by Sylvia Morris

    With less than three weeks to go before the end of the tax year on 5 April, banks and building societies are launching cash Isa accounts.