children

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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Should you start a pension for your kids?

Setting up a pension for your child will help set them up for a wealthier retirement, is very tax efficient and helps introduce them to the concept of long-term saving. So why don't more people do it?

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Jeff Prestridge: investing in your children’s future

If you have children or grandchildren and want to give them a head start, get investing early on their behalf.

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How the education experts motivate kids to learn about money

In our increasingly cashless society, teaching children about money is more vital than ever. Our experts explain the best ways to do it.

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Deal of the week: free theatre tickets for kids in August

As most schools are out for summer, this week’s deal of the week is a way for families and friends to take kids to the theatre for free during the holidays.  

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