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The best cash savings accounts for children

Friday, 21 September 2018 | Article

You can open savings accounts for your kids as soon as they’re born. Here are our picks of the best deals for young savers

Savings update: Kent Reliance launch top-rate easy access account

Tuesday, 18 September 2018 | News

Easy-access savings rates are inching up.

Cash machines closing at a rate of 250 a month as two million at risk of losing access to cash

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | News

Cash machines are closing at a rate of 250 a month, as a result of more and more people turning to contactless payments, according to new figures from cash machine network provider Link.

Hargreaves Lansdown launches "Active Savings" to offer fixed-term cash savings accounts

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | News

Fund supermarket teams up with banks and building societies to offer fixed-term accounts.

Low earners to get 50% savings bonus with Help to Save scheme

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | News

Low earners are to finally be given access to a new government savings scheme that offers generous incentives to put money away.

Barclays customers can now manage their current accounts from rival providers through its app

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | News

Barclays has joined the Open Banking revolution with the launch of a new feature on its banking app that will allow customers to manage multiple current accounts from different providers. 

Savings update: top rates stuck as banks still don't pass on rate rise

Tuesday, 11 September 2018 | News

One-year fixed-rate bonds are popular with savers, but rates have not improved since the rise in base rate last month, research by savings website Savings Champion shows.

Savings update: big banks still not passing on base rate change

Wednesday, 05 September 2018 | News

One month on from the Bank of England base rate hike from 0.5% to 0.75%, many of the nine biggest high street banks have failed to pass on the 0.25-point rise, research from data analysts Moneyfacts reveals.

TSB chief executive quits following string of IT meltdowns

Tuesday, 04 September 2018 | News

Paul Pester, chief executive of TSB Bank, has stepped down after seven years following a series of IT failures that left thousands of customers without access to their accounts.

Read our 10 most popular stories from August 2018

Monday, 03 September 2018 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by reading the 10 most popular stories on in August 2018.