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Product focus: Cash ISAs

Product focus: Cash ISAs

Category: Savings

Updated: 15/03/2010
First Published: 15/03/2010

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With around only three weeks to go until the new ISA year begins, many savers will be searching the market for the best deal.

For those looking for a monthly interest option possibly to supplement their income, there are a selection of accounts available.

Here are the current top three.

Barclays Bank – Golden ISA Issue 2

This account pays a rate of 3.06% including a bonus of 1.00% for twelve months. Savers can invest a minimum deposit of just £1. Funds can be accessed instantly without notice or penalty. Transfers are not allowed. The account can be operated by savers aged 16 and over in branch, by telephone or online.

Buckinghamshire Building Society – 180 Day Monthly Income Cash ISA

This account pays a rate of 2.82%. Savers can invest a minimum of £100. Must be new money to the institution. 180 days notice must be given to access funds, although early access is allowed subject to 180 days' loss of interest. Transfers are allowed. The account can be operated by savers aged 16 and over in branch and by post.

first direct – Cash e-ISA

first direct's Cash e-ISA pays a rate of 2.72% including a bonus of 2.52% until 30 August 2011. The gross rate is guaranteed to be fixed at 2.72% until 31 August 2011. A minimum deposit of £1 is required. No notice is required to access funds. Only transfers in are allowed. The account can be operated by post, telephone and online by savers aged 18 and over.

Compare cash ISA or take a look at our best seller savings accounts

Disclaimer: Information is correct as of the date of publication (shown at the top of this article). Any products featured may be withdrawn by their provider or changed at any time.

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