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Product focus: Cash ISAs

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Updated: 09/08/2010
First Published: 09/08/2010

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Although the ISA season ended a while ago, there are still plenty of tax-free accounts for savers to choose from. Those who are looking for a tax-free investment can take advantage of a host of cash ISA deals offering introductory bonuses, although it is important to remember these run for a limited period only, often twelve months. Here are the current best cash ISA deals around, all of which accept transfers in.

Newcastle Building Society – Reward Saver ISA

This cash ISA pays 2.75% on its anniversary including a bonus of 1.00% for twelve months. Savers can invest a minimum of £500, while transfers in are accepted too. Advance notice of 120 days is required, but early access is allowed, subject to 120 days loss of interest. Savers can opt to split funds across multiple ISAs within Newcastle's range if they wish. The account can be operated in branch, by post or telephone and is available to savers aged 18 and over.

Cheltenham & Gloucester – C&G Cash ISA

Cheltenham & Gloucester's Cash ISA pays 2.70% on its anniversary including a 1.70% bonus for twelve months. A monthly interest option is also available at 2.67% including a bonus of 1.68% for twelve months. Savers can invest a minimum of just £1, while transfers in are also accepted and funds can be accessed immediately. The account is available to savers aged 16 and over and can be operated in branch or by post. All postal withdrawals must be made by cheque.

AA – AA Access ISA

This cash ISA pays 2.70% on its anniversary including a bonus of 1.00% for twelve months. A monthly interest option is also available at 2.67% with the same bonus. Savers can invest a minimum of £500, while transfers in are accepted too. No advance notice is required to access funds in the cash ISA, although all withdrawals must be made via a nominated account. The account is available to savers aged 16 and over and can be operated by post only.

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