Saving & banking

Easy-access savings accounts come with increasingly restrictive conditions

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | News

Easy-access accounts are often assumed to be straightforward, but savers should study the terms and conditions.

Savings update: inflation-beating three-year savings bond from Secure Trust Bank

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | News

Secure Trust Bank has launched top-paying fixed-rate online bonds over one and two years and a three-year bond which beats current inflation.

Is this the beginning of the auto-enrolled savings account? NEST launches pensions sidecar

Monday, 12 November 2018 | News

Workplace pension savers could soon have auto-enrolled easy access savings accounts alongside their pensions.

Have your say on who features on the new polymer £50 note - but it has to be a scientist

Friday, 02 November 2018 | News

The Bank of England has revealed the new £50 note will feature the face of a prominent British scientist, with the public being asked to make nominations over the next six weeks.

Savings update: Average rates are rising across the board for first time in seven years

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | News

Savings rates across the board continue to rise, while Nottiingham Building Society has launched a market-beating easy-access account.

New top-rate easy access savings account launched by Nottingham BS - and its rate BEATS Goldman Sachs' Marcus account

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | News

Update: Nottingham Building Society pulled this deal two days after lauch on 31 October.

Autumn Budget 2018: Lifetime Allowance to rise; Isa allowance to remain at £20,000

Monday, 29 October 2018 | News

The Lifetime Allowance is set to rise in line with inflation from next April, but the Isa allowance will remain at £20,000.

Special 50p coin to mark Brexit 'will be released the day Britain leaves the EU'

Monday, 29 October 2018 | News

A special 50p coin to commemorate Britain leaving the EU will be issued next year

Top-rate cash Lifetime Isa launched by Newcastle BS - bringing the total to just three

Wednesday, 27 February 2019 | News

Newcastle Building Society has launched a cash Lifetime Isa (Lisa) at a market beating rate of 1.1% - making it the third provider to launch this product.

Tipping your doctor £50? Weird and wonderful ways that Moneywise readers use £50 notes

Thursday, 25 October 2018 | News

From tipping their doctor, to paying their rent, Moneywise readers have an array of uses for their fifties.