Savings & Cash Isas

Savings update: taxable easy-access rates continue to rise

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 | News

Rates on taxable easy-access accounts continue to edge up, with rises from both Shawbrook Bank and AA Savings, where the deposit-taker is Bank of Ireland.

Ask the Experts: Am I too old to open a new Lifetime Isa?

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 | Question and Answer

I have heard about the new Lifetime Isas (Lisas) that are now available and it seems like it could be worth me opening one.

Should you ditch Premium Bonds for the Family Windfall Bond?

Thursday, 25 May 2017 | Article

Many savers are looking for other options now that the effective prize rate for NS&I's Premium Bonds has been slashed.

Savings update: challenger bank rates creep up

Friday, 12 May 2017 | News

New banks continue to edge up their fixed rate deals. Aldermore Bank has increased the rate on its one-year bond to 1.5%, just behind the best deal at 1.55% from Charter Savings Bank.

Check your wallet – paper £5 notes must be spent by Friday

Thursday, 04 May 2017 | News

It’s time to check your wallets, purses, and piggy banks as the paper £5 note ceases to be legal tender from Friday 5 May 2017.

NS&I cuts interest rates and Premium Bond prizes - where should you move your cash?

Thursday, 18 May 2017 | News

National Savings & Investments (NS&I) Premium Bond and savings accounts holders will see their returns slashed from Monday 1 May, so what options are there for hard-pressed savers?

Revealed: the Moneywise Customer Service Awards 2017 shortlist

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 | News

Tens of thousands of readers have had their say on the best and worst financial providers in the UK, and we can now reveal the shortlist for the Moneywise Customer Service Awards 2017.

Closing our bank branches is not the way forward

Friday, 31 March 2017 | Article

The personal finance world is constantly evolving, sometimes for the worse but often for the better. The internet has been the driving force.

"Where we're putting our Isa money in 2017"

Friday, 24 March 2017 | Article

It’s always interesting to know what those who write about saving and investing plan to do with their own cash.

Nine savings accounts to beat 2.9% inflation

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Savers are facing a new battle as the UK’s rate of inflation continues to be higher than the interest rate offered by almost all savings accounts.