Don’t be swayed by impressive interest rates and fun perks, says Ruth Jackson. Mini bonds aren’t as good an investment as they look.
Looking your money away for seven years won’t give you the best return on our cash, says Ruth Jackson.
The cost of a university education is soaring and parents often foot the bill. It’s important to begin planning for this as early as possible, says Emma Lunn.
Investors have long waited for politicians to cut the cost of saving, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Now the market is doing that itself.
A new tribe of savings providers have thrown down the gauntlet to more established players in the market with a raft of eye-catching fixed interest rates.
Ruth Jackson looks into whether you should put your money into the new fixed-rate savings bond from National Savings & Investments (NS&I).
Philip Hammond’s 2017 budget is another reminder that assuming that the tax system won’t change is always a dangerous foundation for financial planning.
The innovative finance (IF) Isa was announced two years ago, says Ben Judge. But it’s been slow progress since then.
Online tools make it much easier to analyse potential investments. Cris Sholto Heaton looks at the options.
Investing can make a rewarding hobby – but go carefully, especially if you’re managing others’ money too.
You can save for a new home with help-to-buy or lifetime Isas. Which is best, asks Emma Lunn.