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One million missing Child Trust Funds: track your kid's account down

Monday, 03 September 2018 | News

The first children to receive CTF accounts are set to turn 16 – but millions are missing out.

NS&I raises rates on three accounts: how do they stack up?

Thursday, 30 August 2018 | News

Savers who are considering depositing money with National Savings and Investments (NS&I) will be pleased to hear that the savings bank has raised interest rates on three accounts.

Savings update: Goldman Sachs to enter UK savings market

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 | News

Average savings rates have risen across the board for first time in seven years.

The Nottingham launches cash Lifetime Isa to rival Skipton Building Society

Friday, 24 August 2018 | News

Savers looking to open a cash Lifetime Isa (Lisa) finally have a second option to choose from – but it’s not terribly different.

Savings update: market strengthening across the board

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 | News

Average rates are rising across the board for first time in seven years.

Don’t put up with poor customer service

Tuesday, 21 August 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

It is rare for me to write the words ‘customer service par excellence’ and ‘financial services’ in the same sentence. They are not natural bedfellows.

The Post Office has refused to transfer my Isa. Is this correct?

Friday, 17 August 2018 | Question and Answer

I have raised your query with the Post Office and while it appreciates your concerns it says that the Online Isa Wrapper is clearly explained through the application process in several locations.

Can Sharia savings accounts provide you an extra return on your cash?

Thursday, 16 August 2018 | Article

Sharia banks often offer better rates of returns on cash savings than their non-Sharia-compliant counterparts.

First Direct top as banks reveal client satisfaction data

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | News

Banking customers are most likely to recommend First Direct, according to a new six-monthly survey aimed at improving competition in the banking sector.

Savers 'clobbered' as inflation rises to 2.5%

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | News

Inflation increased to 2.5% in July, representing the first increase so far in 2018.