children

Will my pension be cut as I don’t claim child benefit?

The introduction of the new state pension was the end of ‘Mr & Mrs’ pensions and requires each person to build up their own entitlement to the state pension through national insurance contributions (NICs).

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11 money-saving tips for new parents

Wondering whether you can afford to have a baby or how you’ll cope with the costs of supporting your newborn? Read our guide to making the most of the financial help on offer

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Three reasons why pensions are better than Junior Isas for your kids

If you are a parent, or grandparent, and are worried about how your children or grandchildren’s financial future will pan out, why not do something about it?

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Moneywise Children’s Savings Awards 2019

Meet the winning companies that are helping children and their parents to choose cash and investment accounts wisely

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What’s the best way to save money for our great-grandkids?

When setting up a savings account for a child, frustratingly the account will often need to be opened by a parent or guardian, although different providers will have different rules about the relationship that the child and...

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Jeff Prestridge: squirrel money away by saving and investing

Saving for the future is one of the hardest financial disciplines to adhere to. But it is ultimately one of the most rewarding, especially if it gives you financial freedom in later life.

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Would HMRC penalise my son?

It certainly sounds as if your son’s employer needs to prioritise engaging the services of an HR and payroll consultancy.

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How investing is teaching children about money - and life

The Shares4Schools competition pits teams of sixth-formers against each other, making their own trading decisions and investing real money

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Nationwide scraps tax-efficient Junior Isa and replaces it with savings account

Nationwide has scrapped its Junior Isa (Jisa) in favour of a more flexible account which it says gives parents greater control of their child’s money.

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The best cash savings accounts for children

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

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