Investing for children

Moneywise Children’s Savings Awards 2018

With our pick of the best cash and investment-based accounts, you can give your kids a head start this year and get them into the savings habit.

What’s the best way to save money for our great-grandkids?

Wednesday, 05 December 2018 | Question and Answer

When setting up a savings account for a child, frustratingly the account will often need to be opened by a parent or guardian, although different providers will have different rules about the relationship that the child and...

Premium Bond jackpot winner was gifted bonds as a child, are you a winner?

Thursday, 01 November 2018 | News

One of the two winners of November’s Premium Bonds £1 million jackpot has held bonds since the month they were introduced, after being gifted two £1 bonds in 1956

How investing is teaching children about money - and life

Tuesday, 02 October 2018 | Article

The Shares4Schools competition pits teams of sixth-formers against each other, making their own trading decisions and investing real money

The best Stocks and Shares Junior Isas

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | Article

Find out how Junior Isas work, plus our pick of the main providers.

The best investment funds to boost your children’s savings

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | Article

Investing for children is a careful balancing act. You want their money to grow as fast as they do, but you don’t want to take so much risk that you jeopardise their financial future

Jeff Prestridge: investing in your children’s future

Monday, 17 September 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

If you have children or grandchildren and want to give them a head start, get investing early on their behalf.

Invest in their future… and yours: September's Moneywise now on sale

Thursday, 30 August 2018 | News

Parents will find Moneywise’s September children’s savings special handy to get their kids off to a great financial start.

Are your maths skills up to scratch on National Numeracy Day?

Wednesday, 16 May 2018 | News

Everybody is being encouraged to celebrate the importance of numbers in our everyday life today as part of National Numeracy Day.

Last year's Personal Finance Teacher of the Year shares how she spent her winnings

Tuesday, 24 April 2018 | News

Since winning Moneywise’s Personal Finance Teacher of the Year Competition last year, Claire Fovargue’s innovative methods of teaching children about money have appeared on the BBC national news, as well as BBC One’s Inside...

WIN £12,500 of prizes for schools with our 2018 Personal Finance Teacher of the Year Competition

Wednesday, 02 May 2018 | Article

Enter the 2018 Personal Finance Teacher of the Year Competition now to win £12,500 of prizes for your school.