savings

Savings update: Banks continue to increase rates

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | News

Banks continue to increase the rates they are willing to offer new savers.

Clydesdale and Yorkshire launch first online saver – how does it compare?

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | News

Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank have unveiled their first online savings account, but should you open one?

Nine savings accounts to beat 2.9% inflation

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | Article

Savers are facing a new battle as the UK’s rate of inflation continues to be higher than the interest rate offered by almost all savings accounts.

Savings rates are on the rise: here are the top paying accounts

Monday, 19 June 2017 | News

Rates on both easy-access accounts and fixed-rate bonds continue to rise.

Savers can take a punt on Brexit outcome with new building society bond

Monday, 19 June 2017 | News

Family Building Society is giving savers the opportunity to take a punt on the outcome of Brexit with two new Brexit bonds.

Keep your finances strong and stable post election

Friday, 16 June 2017 | Article

After the shock result of the General Election, which saw the Conservatives ‘win’ but without the majority they needed, the economic and political outlook for the UK is looking anything but ‘strong and stable’.

Atom Bank boosts savings rates to topple best buys

Thursday, 15 June 2017 | News

Savings rates have been boosted as Atom Bank has unveiled four new best buy rates - although you will need a smartphone app to take advantage.

No one today should have to live in a pension wasteland

Thursday, 15 June 2017 | Article

“JE NE REGRETTE RIEN.” So sang French chanteuse Edith Piaf in 1959. “I do not regret anything.” I wish I could say the same about my personal finance life.

New £20,000 Isa allowance: where to find the best savings rates

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 | News

Savers can now earn 1.7% fixed for one year with Atom Bank, or 1.55% with both Charter Savings Bank and Kent Reliance.

Revealed: the challenger banks paying the best savings rates

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 | News

New banks are jostling to offer top rates on fixed rate bonds and easy-access accounts.