savings

Beat the high street – savers urged to switch from low-paying accounts

Monday, 25 September 2017 | News

Savers could be missing out on hundreds of pounds a year by leaving cash languishing in high street accounts paying minuscule interest rates.

Make your child money savvy by age seven

Friday, 22 September 2017 | Article

While most of us expect our children to display good manners from an early age, we’re not so mindful about their financial habits. Here are a few fun ideas to get started.

Moneywise guide for students 2017/18

Wednesday, 20 September 2017 | Article

Heading to university for the first-time or reading up about it on behalf of your children or grandchildren?

Savings Update: Cash Isa rates edge up

Wednesday, 20 September 2017 | News

Cash Isa rates have edged up with the launch of Charter Savings Bank easy-access account at 1.05%....

Ask the experts: “Can I keep some money in my Help to Buy Isa once I open a Lifetime Isa?”

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 | Question and Answer

In 2015, the government introduced Help to Buy Isas in a bid to help first-time buyers get on the property ladder.

Half of Moneywise users turn from cash to investing in bid for higher returns

Thursday, 14 September 2017 | News

Half (50%) of Moneywise users have turned away from cash and taken to investing instead, the results of our latest poll reveal.

Consumers warned about investing using crypto currency

Wednesday, 13 September 2017 | News

Investors have been warned about the risks of using crypto currency – a virtual currency such as Bitcoin or Ether – to fund start-ups.

Kid’s savings special: Start to build your child’s nest egg

Tuesday, 12 September 2017 | Article

As your kids get older, look out for top current and savings accounts to help their cash grow.

Kid’s savings special: Best stocks and shares junior Isas

Tuesday, 12 September 2017 | Article

Find out how Jisas work – plus our pick of the main providers.

Inflation hits 2.7%, squeezing households further

Tuesday, 12 September 2017 | News

Inflation has hit a new high at 2.7% in August, up from 2.6% in July, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).