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Savings update: Accounts launch with top rates for new savers

Thursday, 31 August 2017 | News

Banks and building societies are launching accounts paying top rates for new savers.

Pay with Siri: Barclays launches voice-only payments

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 | News

Barclays says it has become the first high street bank to allow account holders to make a payment using Apple’s voice-activated assistant, Siri.

Savings update: Rates continue to edge up

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 | News

Cash Isa rates are edging up, but overall remain below those you can earn on taxable accounts.

Savings update: Rates continue to rise but savers must be quick to nab top deals

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 | News

Banks and building societies continue to edge up rates, but savers need to be quick to grab the top deals - some are only on offer for a few days.

Ask the Experts: "What’s the most risk-free way to invest up to £35,000?"

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 | Question and Answer

I would use your Isas as much as possible, as they are tax-efficient allowances.

NS&I axes children’s bonds as Junior Isa launches

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 | News

National Savings & Investments (NS&I) is to withdraw children’s bonds from sale as it launches a new Junior Isa product.

Bank of England to continue using ‘animal fat’ in notes

Thursday, 10 August 2017 | News

Animal products will continue to be used to make the new polymer £5, £10 and £20 notes, the Bank of England has confirmed today.

NatWest and RBS overhaul overdraft charges

Thursday, 10 August 2017 | News

NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) have become the latest banks to alter their overdraft charging structure.

Octopus launches Innovative Finance Isa targeting 4% return

Wednesday, 09 August 2017 | News

Octopus has become the latest provider to launch an Innovative Finance Isa (IF Isa), targeting returns of 4% on property-based investments.

The success of the Innovative Finance Isa

Thursday, 10 August 2017 | Article

The number of peer-to-peer Isa providers is steadily growing.