Financial planning

Best Youth Account 2014

Friday, 27 December 2013 | Article

Teenagers who are starting to earn - and spend - their own money will start needing more from their savings account.

Best Junior Cash Isa 2014

Friday, 27 December 2013 | Article

Easy access accounts make a great starting point for your children's savings, but if you're worried about them paying tax on their interest, or simply prefer an account that they can't dip in and out of, Junior Isas make a...

Best Children's Savings Account 2014

Friday, 27 December 2013 | Article

All children should have a simple and straightforward savings account that pays a decent rate of interest and offers instant access to their money.

Methodology

Friday, 27 December 2013 | Article

The children's savings accounts, cash junior Isa and youth account categories were judged by Savingschampion.co.uk.

The best children's savings accounts

Friday, 27 December 2013 | Article

Keeping your kids fed, clothed and watered, is expensive enough as it is, without worrying about finding money to save on their behalf too.

Are you in line for a FSCS payout?

Friday, 30 August 2013 | News

Savers and investors struggling to seek compensation from 17 financial services companies the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has said are in default could get be entitled to help.

Base rate set to stay at 0.5% for three years - what can you do?

Wednesday, 07 August 2013 | News

The Bank of England (BoE) will hold interest rates steady at 0.5% until the unemployment rate falls to 7%, governor Mark Carney has announced.

Savvy Truro residents outsmarting the rest

Monday, 29 July 2013 | News

More people in Truro, Cornwall, are seeking professional advice about their finances than they are anywhere else in the UK, according to research by 'find-a-financial-adviser' website unbiased.co.uk.

Women reveal their top investment secrets

Tuesday, 09 July 2013 | Article

It seems that women are good investors who simply don't do much investing.

Millions could lose out on financial advice in 2013

Wednesday, 07 November 2012 | News

Up to 5.5 million people who are unable or unwilling to pay advice fees could fall into a 'financial advice gap' next year, according to an accountancy firm.