Will my son be better off switching his Help to Buy Isa to a Lifetime Isa?

Thursday, 08 March 2018 | Question and Answer

Yes, your son can transfer his Help to Buy Isa into his Lifetime Isa.

Complex Isa regime should be scrapped in favour of an 'Everything Isa'

Wednesday, 07 March 2018 | News

A group of MPs and savings experts have called on the government to scrap the current regime of multiple Isas in favour of an ‘Everything Isa’ instead.

Hargreaves Lansdown imposes Lifetime Isa transfer deadline

Thursday, 01 March 2018 | News

Hargreaves Lansdown has introduced a deadline for customers wishing to transfer a Help to Buy Isa into its Lifetime Isa (Lisa) product.

More than 100,000 sign up for Lifetime Isas

Friday, 23 February 2018 | News

More than 100,000 people have opened a Lifetime Isa (Lisa), with Skipton Building Society alone enticing almost 65,000 customers to open a cash version of the Lisa.

Best performing fund sectors for Isa investors revealed

Thursday, 22 February 2018 | News

China and smaller companies have offered investors in stocks and shares individual savings accounts (Isa) the highest returns since the tax-free savings wrappers were launched on 6 April 1999.

If I transferred my Cash Isa, can I still invest in a new one in this tax year?

Thursday, 25 January 2018 | Question and Answer

The key is how you moved the money from your 2016/17 Isa to your 2017/18 Isa.

Savings update: Providers pull top rates

Tuesday, 19 December 2017 | News

Top savings rates have disappeared this week as Virgin Money, Charter Savings Bank and Atom Bank lowered rates on their leading accounts.

Government extends Isa inheritance allowance

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

Spouses will soon be able to inherit the whole value of their deceased partner’s Isas tax free, including any growth in assets following their death.

Money Makeover: ‘Are we making the most of our savings in semi-retirement?’

Monday, 13 November 2017 | Article

Glynn Bilby (pictured above) is a 57-year-old, semi-retired HGV driver from Sheffield. He lives with his wife Kim, a clerk, who is also aged 57 and semi-retired. They have no financial dependents.

Why Halloween is the perfect time to top up your Isa

Tuesday, 31 October 2017 | News

If you’ve got some spare cash to invest, then Halloween could be the perfect time to pay it into a stocks and shares Isa and see your savings go bump in the night.