Articles by Sylvia Morris

Savings update: top easy-access accounts pay 1.5% but come with a catch

Tuesday, 08 January 2019 | News

A growing number of providers are offering a top easy-access rate of 1.5%. However, all of them come with a catch.

Savings update: Ford Money ups the rate of its easy access account

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 | News

Average rates are rising across the board for first time in seven years.

Savings update: More savings accounts to match Goldman Sachs

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | News

Rates on easy-access accounts are floating upwards.

Savings update: Kent Reliance raises easy-access rate to 1.5%

Wednesday, 28 November 2018 | News

Kent Reliance has raised the rate on its easy-access account to a top 1.5%.

Savings update: Savers are snapping up fixed-rate bonds

Wednesday, 21 November 2018 | News

Savers are snapping up shorter-term fixed-rate bonds, which means that they disappear within days of going on sale.

Easy-access savings accounts come with increasingly restrictive conditions

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | News

Easy-access accounts are often assumed to be straightforward, but savers should study the terms and conditions.

Savings update: inflation-beating three-year savings bond from Secure Trust Bank

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | News

Secure Trust Bank has launched top-paying fixed-rate online bonds over one and two years and a three-year bond which beats current inflation.

Savings update: RCI Bank raises rates for new and existing savers

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | News

Easy-access accounts continue to edge upwards after the launch of Goldman Sachs’s Marcus savings account with its market-busting 1.5%...

Savings update: banks yet to breach Goldman Sachs offer

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | News

Banks continue to raise rates after the launch last month of the Marcus savings account from Goldman Sachs<...>

Savings update: Marcus savings account from Goldman Sachs pushes rates up across the board

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | News

Rates on online savings accounts are edging up after the arrival of the Marcus savings account from investment bank Goldman Sachs last month.