Investment Isas

Skipton BS first to outline Nisa plans

Monday, 24 March 2014 | News

Skipton Building Society has become the first Isa provider to outline its 'New ISA' (Nisa).

Nisa savers set for 160% boost to interest

Friday, 21 March 2014 | News

Savers looking to invest the full £15,000 in New Isa accounts (Nisas) could see an increase of more than 160% in interest paid on their savings.

Isa reform could boost savings rates to 8.4%

Thursday, 20 March 2014 | News

The introduction of peer-to peer (p2p) lending to the Isa system could lead to significantly improved rates of up to 8.4% for savers...

Budget 2014: Peer-to-peer loans allowed into Isas

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 | News

The increasingly popular peer-to-peer (P2P) loans sector received a fillip from the government today when it announced that people would be able to hold p2p loans within an Isa.

Budget 2014: £15,000 Isa boost for Britain's savers

Saturday, 22 March 2014 | News

Chancellor George Osborne unveiled a Budget boost for Britain's Isa savers by announcing they can save up to £15,000 a year tax-free in a "New Isa".

Budget 2014: £1m Premium Bond prize pot doubled

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 | News

Individuals will now be able to invest an additional £10,000 in premium bonds from 1 June 2014, taking the limit to £40,000, the government announced today.

Isa savers too confused to invest

Wednesday, 05 March 2014 | News
Rates on savings and cash Isas might be stuck at almost zero, but savers are still not willing to invest.

Don't pay tax on your investments

Wednesday, 05 November 2014 | Article

By holding your investments within a stock and shares Isa you are able to shelter your money from capital gains tax and if you are a higher rate taxpayer you can reduce the income tax you pay on dividend income.

Living proof that you can be an Isa millionaire

Tuesday, 11 February 2014 | Article

Are you a fan of the individual savings account, the tax-friendly wrapper that allows you to save £11,520 in the current tax year without troubling the tax-guzzling machine that is HM Revenue & Customs?

Tax-free investing for kids

Monday, 09 September 2013 | Article

When parents decide to squirrel away cash for their children's future, they want that money to work as hard as it can to produce the strongest returns possible.