savings

Moneywise readers would give up work for £1m

Friday, 17 November 2017 | News

The magic figure Moneywise.co.uk users would need to come into to give up work is £1 million, according to the results of our latest poll.

Brits’ obsession with housing wealth ‘could make us poorer’

Thursday, 16 November 2017 | News

Government support for homeownership through schemes such as Help to Buy...

Savings update: Major banks fail to pass on interest rate rise

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 | News

Rates are still in a state of flux following this month’s 0.25 percentage point rise in Bank of England base rate to 0.5%.

Inflation remains unchanged at 3% despite rising food prices

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 | News

The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) rate of inflation was unchanged at 3% in October, the latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures reveal.

Will the base rate rise boost your bank account returns?

Monday, 13 November 2017 | News

A year ago, in the aftermath of the Bank of England’s decision to cut the base rate to 0.25%, a string of major banks announced they were reducing interest rates on their flagship current accounts.

Moneywise model savings portfolio

Friday, 10 November 2017 | Article

Cash savers continue to battle against low interest rates and poor returns across the market, but there are ways to get more out of your savings pot.

How to get 2.23% interest on your £50,000 savings – the Moneywise model savings portfolio

Friday, 10 November 2017 | Article

Cash savers continue to battle against low interest rates and poor returns across the market, but there are ways to get more out of your savings pot.

Savings update: Rates likely to rise after Base Rate increase

Thursday, 09 November 2017 | News

Savings rates are expected to go up following the 0.25 percentage point rise in Bank of England base rate to 0.5% last week.

Atom Bank boosts savings rates – act fast to bag a market-leading deal

Wednesday, 08 November 2017 | News

Atom Bank has leapt to the top of the savings best buy tables with the launch of three new market-leading accounts.

Wide-ranging inquiry into household finances launched

Wednesday, 08 November 2017 | News

Household finances, including problematic indebtedness, inter-generational issues, lifetime financial planning, and the effectiveness of the market in financing solutions and products for low income households, are to be...