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.
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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.