Saving & banking

Where should savers put their money to benefit from the rising interest rate?

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | Article

The Bank of England has raised interest rates twice in the past 12 months – news that should be music to the ears of beleaguered savers.

Savings update: RCI Bank raises rates for new and existing savers

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | News

Easy-access accounts continue to edge upwards after the launch of Goldman Sachs’s Marcus savings account with its market-busting 1.5%...

TSB customers punish bank for IT failures, while Nationwide and HSBC come out on top of switching figures

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | News

TSB customers have been voting with their feet and deserting the beleaguered bank, new current account switching figures reveal.

Let’s share our ideas, tips and experiences

Tuesday, 23 October 2018 | Blog | By Rachel Rickard Straus

Hello! I am Rachel, the new editor of Moneywise, and I’m so happy to be joining you all here.

Savings update: banks yet to breach Goldman Sachs offer

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | News

Banks continue to raise rates after the launch last month of the Marcus savings account from Goldman Sachs<...>

Contactless payments overtake chip and pin for the first time

Tuesday, 16 October 2018 | News

Contactless transactions have overtaken chip and pin payments for the first time in the UK, according to payment processing company Worldpay.

Saved for the nation: the £50 note gets a reprieve, and completes the polymer cash puzzle

Monday, 15 October 2018 | News

Spenders with a predilection for £50 notes will be pleased to hear that the banknote has been given a stay of execution by the Treasury.

Isas, Jisas and anything you Likesas

Friday, 12 October 2018 | Blog | By Jasmine Birtles

Isas have been around for nearly 20 years but are still not fully grasped by, frankly, anyone in the UK

Savings update: Marcus savings account from Goldman Sachs pushes rates up across the board

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | News

Rates on online savings accounts are edging up after the arrival of the Marcus savings account from investment bank Goldman Sachs last month.

Super-size your savings with these easy switches

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | Article

Are your savings accounts earning the best interest rate? If not, it’s time to vote with your feet so your cash works harder for you