Escaping poor cash savings rates

Would switching into stocks and shares be unwise and expensive?

Katie Morley byline

Hope for vulnerable generation

Life is more expensive these days but it is still possible to save

Banks shun launch of ‘Nisa’ products

Since Budget, average cash Isa interest rates have fallen

More cash Isa providers raise rates

Barclays, Leeds BS and Aldermore latest to nudge rates higher

‘Super Isa’ interest rate warning

Concern mounts over low interest rates on cash

Record tax-free savings in 2012/13

Cash Isas accounted for majority of £57bn stashed away

Isa Money illustration

Special report: set your Isa free

Britons are not making the most of Isas

Which Isa provider should you use?

Service is just as important as price

Jisas offer greater choice

Newer child savings product improves on CTFs


Save while you work

Employees attracted by ease of schemes

Poor rates persist for cash accounts

Returns continue to fall

Aim investments come with pitfalls

Junior market comes with many tax benefits, but is risky

Costs focus boosts passives

Increasing competition is seeing passive prices come down

Q&A: Isas in death and divorce

Passing on Isa assets

The hunt for income

Where to invest your 2014 Isa

Live discussion on where to invest tax-free

Treasury lifts Child Trust Fund transfer ban

Some 6m children to benefit from move to more competitive Junior Isas

Child Trust Fund changes set to benefit 6m

Treasury to lift ban on transferring CTFs to Junior Isas

Autumn Statement: Investing

More choice for Isa savers

Junior Isas start to build momentum

295,000 accounts opened in 2012/13