savings

The Post Office has refused to transfer my Isa. Is this correct?

Friday, 17 August 2018 | Question and Answer

I have raised your query with the Post Office and while it appreciates your concerns it says that the Online Isa Wrapper is clearly explained through the application process in several locations.

'Bank of Mum and Dad' wants tax incentives to help children

Friday, 17 August 2018 | News

Parents aged 55-plus desperately need financial guidance and tax incentives to help kids, according to new research from equity release adviser Key.

Can Sharia savings accounts provide you an extra return on your cash?

Thursday, 16 August 2018 | Article

Sharia banks often offer better rates of returns on cash savings than their non-Sharia-compliant counterparts.

One in three Brits worried about sudden financial shock

Thursday, 16 August 2018 | News

One in three Brits says they do not think they have the means to cope with a sudden financial shock or loss of income.

Savers 'clobbered' as inflation rises to 2.5%

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | News

Inflation increased to 2.5% in July, representing the first increase so far in 2018.

Savings update: move fast to secure the best rates

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 | News

Savers need to act quickly to take advantage of the best rates now available. Here’s a round-up of August’s best savings deals.

Funny money: weird and wonderful ways that Brits save money

Monday, 13 August 2018 | News

From taking free condiments from restaurants to using showers at the gym or office, Brits have a colourful range of money-saving methods.

Savings update: new banks lead the way as fixed rate savings already edge up

Wednesday, 08 August 2018 | News

With interest rates slowly back on the rise, here are some of the best savings accounts and Isa accounts on offer in August 2018.

How just £6 a week can add £60,000 to your pension pot

Wednesday, 08 August 2018 | News

Savers who contribute an extra 1% of their salary to their pension pot could retire with almost £60,000 more than those who don’t.

What would you do with £5,000 cash? Moneywise readers have a myriad of priorities

Tuesday, 07 August 2018 | News

Moneywise readers are divided on what to do with a small windfall as reflected in our latest poll.