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Our most popular savings and ISA guides

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Premium Bonds vs. savings accounts

Want to know the difference between a premium bond and a savings account? This guide will explain how each operates.

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Depositor protection schemes

This guide gives you all the information about depositor protection limits and rules across different regions and areas.

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What type of savings account do I need?

This guide tells you about the range of standard ISA and savings accounts available.

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Help to Buy ISA versus Lifetime ISA

This guide tells you the advantages and disadvantages of a Lifetime ISA and how this compares to Help to Buy ISAs.

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A Guide to Cash ISAs

This guide will tell you more about cash ISAs and how they work.

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A guide to fixed rate ISAs

A guide to fixed rate ISAs.

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Stocks & shares ISA

A guide to stocks and shares ISAs.

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A guide to children's savings accounts

Read this guide and find out more about saving for your children or grandchildren.

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Our latest savings and ISA guides

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Which pays the better interest rate - fixed rate bonds or fixed rate ISAs

This guide shows you the rates over the years for fixed rate ISAs and bonds.

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Depositor protection schemes

This guide gives you all the information about depositor protection limits and rules across different regions and areas.

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Savings & ISAs Guide

Our starter's guide to Savings and ISAs.

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Stocks & shares ISA

A guide to stocks and shares ISAs.

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All our savings and ISA guides

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Moving your savings to a stocks and shares ISA

Read our guide to moving your savings to a stocks and shares ISA.

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Depositor protection schemes

This guide gives you all the information about depositor protection limits and rules across different regions and areas.

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Six things you need to know about the Lifetime ISA

A beginner's guide to the Lifetime ISA.

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Help to Buy ISA versus Lifetime ISA

This guide tells you the advantages and disadvantages of a Lifetime ISA and how this compares to Help to Buy ISAs.

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How to transfer a cash ISA

This guide explains how to transfer Cash ISAs.

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What type of savings account do I need?

This guide tells you about the range of standard ISA and savings accounts available.

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Why do regular savings accounts seem to pay the highest rates?

Regular savings accounts seem to have higher rates. This guide explains why and how interest you earn is really calculated.

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The difference between AER, gross rate & net rate

Find out what these key savings term mean.

A simple guide to explain the difference between AER, gross rate & net rate.

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Two-year fixed rate ISA

2 Year Fixed Rate ISA

Our guide to two-year fixed rate ISAs.

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How to save for your children’s future

This guide tells you more about how to save for your children. We share tips about savings accounts to help save for university, a car or a first home.

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How to transfer a Child Trust Fund (CTF) to a Junior ISA (JISA)

So, the question is: Should you transfer and what are the benefits or drawbacks involve?

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A guide to variable rate ISAs

This guide explains more about ISAs with variable rate interest rates.

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Moving your savings to a stocks and shares ISA

Read our guide to moving your savings to a stocks and shares ISA.

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A guide to fixed rate bonds

Find out how fixed rate bonds work and their pros and cons.

Find out how fixed rate bonds work and their pros and cons.

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One year fixed rate bonds

Read our guide to one-year fixed rate bonds.

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One year fixed rate ISA

Our guide to 1 Year Fixed Rate ISAs.

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Two-year fixed rate bonds

Our guide to 2 Year Fixed Rate Bonds.

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A Guide To 3 Year Fixed Rate Bonds

Our guide to three-year fixed rate bonds.

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Three, four and five-year fixed rate ISA

A guide about longer term saving using 3, 4 and 5 Year Fixed Rate ISAs.

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Five-year Fixed Rate Bonds

A guide all about 5 Year Fixed Rate Bonds.

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A Guide to Cash ISAs

This guide will tell you more about cash ISAs and how they work.

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A guide to children's savings accounts

Read this guide and find out more about saving for your children or grandchildren.

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Easy access savings guide

A guide to how easy access savings accounts work.

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A guide to fixed rate ISAs

A guide to fixed rate ISAs.

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Help to Buy ISAs Guide

A guide explaining how Help to Buy ISAs work.

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Lifetime ISAs Guide

Find out if Lifetime ISAs could help you to reach your savings goal for a new house or retirement.

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Monthly Interest Accounts Guide

How to get the best monthly interest account.

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A guide to notice accounts

Notice accounts landing page

Our guide to notice accounts.

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A Guide to offshore savings

An informative guide covering how offshore savings accounts work and how to open an account.

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Regular savings accounts

Regular savings accounts landing page.

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Savings & ISAs Guide

Our starter's guide to Savings and ISAs.

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Stocks & shares ISA

A guide to stocks and shares ISAs.

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Help to Buy ISA versus Lifetime ISA

This guide tells you the advantages and disadvantages of a Lifetime ISA and how this compares to Help to Buy ISAs.

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How are my savings taxed?

How are my savings taxed?

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How to be savings savvy as an expat

How to be savings savvy as an expat.

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How to find lost Premium Bonds

Looking for lost premium bonds? This guide tells you where to start looking.

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How to get the best return from your savings

How to get the best return from your savings.

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How to start saving an emergency fund

This guide has a range of tips to help you get started and maintain your emergency savings fund.

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Invest in shares or be a peer-to-peer lender?

Invest in shares or be a peer-to-peer lender?

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Investment glossary

Investment Glossary.

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Is a bonus account right for you?

Is a bonus account right for you?

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2019-20 ISA allowance guide

A short guide detailing the 2019-20 ISA allowances.

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Junior ISA loophole for 16 and 17-year-olds

Junior ISA loophole for 16 and 17-year-olds.

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Junior ISAs – your questions answered

Needs answers about Junior ISAs? We have got your questions covered.

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Lending using a Peer-to-Peer website

An overview of Peer-to-Peer lending.

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Notice accounts – what they are and what to watch out for

Notice accounts – what they are and what to watch out for.

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Saving for your first home

Our top tips to help you save for your first home.

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Savings accounts for children

Savings accounts for children.

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Sharia’a compliant savings accounts

A guide to Sharia’a compliant savings accounts.

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Should I invest in an ISA or my pension?

This guide outlines the pros and cons of investing in an ISA or pension.

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Six things you need to know about ISA transfers

Six things you need to know about ISA transfers.

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The difference between a savings account and a savings bond

The difference between a savings account and a savings bond.

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The Help to Buy ISA – an overview

Everything you need to know to open and manage a Help to Buy ISA.

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The rules on inheriting ISAs

The rules on inheriting ISAs.

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Understanding stocks & shares ISAs

Understanding stocks & shares ISAs.

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What are credit unions?

What are credit unions?

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What are ethical savings accounts?

This guide gives an overview of ethical savings and the providers in the ethical savings market.

What are ethical savings accounts?

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What does compound interest mean?

What does compound interest mean?

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What does inflation mean for your savings?

A guide to help you understand the impact of inflation on your savings.

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What is a cash ISA?

This guide covers all you need to know about Cash ISA.

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What is a structured deposit product?

What is a structured deposit product?

What is a structured deposit product?

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What type of savings account do I need?

This guide tells you about the range of standard ISA and savings accounts available.

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Beware of land banking schemes

A guide on what the land banking scam is and how to avoid it.

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Challenger banks explained

A guide to what challenger banks are and their rise in popularity.

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Which pays the better interest rate - fixed rate bonds or fixed rate ISAs

This guide shows you the rates over the years for fixed rate ISAs and bonds.

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With profits bonds explained

This guide explains what with profits bonds are and which saving style they best suit as well as the pros and cons to be aware of.

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Robo-investing or DIY management for stocks and shares?

Robo-investing or DIY management for stocks and shares?

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What is the Personal Savings Allowance?

Find out more about the Personal Savings Allowance.

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Cash vs investment ISA

Here we look at the differences between cash and investment ISAs

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What does AER mean?

This guide explains what is an Annual Equivalent Rate.

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