Investment Isas

How to get tax relief when investing

Tuesday, 08 May 2012 | Article

In this age of austerity, the government isn't offering many handouts, which is all the more reason to snap them up where they still exist.

20 fund, trust and ETF choices for your ISA

Monday, 02 April 2012 | Article

There are only a few days of the tax year left in which to make use of your 2011/12 ISA allowance. If you've missed that 5 April deadline or have already made your £10,680 contribution, don't stop reading now.

Use your ISA allowance or lose out to the taxman

Monday, 19 March 2012 | News

Savers could lose out on up to £403 million over the next tax year by not using their ISA allowances, a new report reveals.

What is an ISA?

Tuesday, 06 March 2012 | Article

Individual savings accounts, or ISAs as they're more commonly known, are tax-efficient ways to save and invest your money. Introduced in 1999, they now hold more than £385 billion of the UK's savings and investments.

Should you open a self select ISA?

Thursday, 01 March 2012 | Article

Whether you're using this year's ISA allowance to save for your kids, your home or your retirement, if you've got five to 10 years or more before you need to get your hands on the money, you'll usually be better off saving...

What is an Investment ISA - the basics

Thursday, 01 March 2012 | Article

Whether you want a potentially higher return than you get from your cash ISA; you'd like a more tax-efficient way to invest in the stockmarket; or you'd simply like to make full use of your annual ISA allowance, a stocks and...

I can't use a Junior ISA, what else is out there?

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 | Question and Answer

CTFs were available to children born from 1 September 2002 to 3 January 2011. As she was born in this period she will have a CTF and won't be eligible for a junior ISA.

Boost your kids cash by moving to a Jisa

Monday, 07 November 2011 | Article

April should be a very exciting month for millions of children - and not just because it starts with a glut of Easter eggs.

Get tax breaks by investing in a SIPP

Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | Article

For adventurous investors, the most wide-ranging pension to suit exotic tastes is without question a self-invested personal pension.

Invest and keep the taxman at bay

Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | Article

In this era of austerity and economic uncertainty, any investment gains are hard won, which is all the more reason to take advantage of any tax breaks available.