An Individual Savings Account (Isa) is a tax-efficient wrapper for your savings and investments. You can fill it with investments such as funds, stocks or bonds – or just leave it in cash. Here, we introduce you to the basics of investing in Isas.
In this short video tutorial, Ed Bowsher runs through the nuts and bolts of opening a stocks and shares Isa, and gives you some investment ideas to consider.
Also known as fund supermarkets, they all offer various fee structures to suit individual investing habits.
Investing for your children's long-term future is an excellent idea. But what should you buy? The Kids' Portfolio is a simple collection of four funds intended to be tucked away for 20 to 40 years.
George Osborne’s new tax-free allowance on cash deposits is good news, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But don’t neglect your Isa.
Isas have been hugely successful in encouraging wealth-building habits among the British public. But George Osborne’s latest tinkering threatens to undermine that, says David Thornton.
George Osborne has laid his cards on the table with his final Budget of this government. John Stepek explains what that means for your money.
The past year has been a much bigger and better one for individual savings accounts (Isas) than anybody expected this time last year.