Articles tagged "savings update"

  • Last updated: 28/03/2017 - 09:57
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Coventry Building Society has raised the rate it pays on its Easy Access Isa 5 to a top 1.05%. It is available online, through its branches and by post or phone and accepts transfers from other providers.

  • Three little pigs
    Last updated: 21/03/2017 - 13:03
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Savers have just a couple of weeks to use their cash Isa allowance of up to £15,240 this tax year which ends on April 5.

  • piggy bank abacus
    Last updated: 14/03/2017 - 10:43
    News by Sylvia Morris

    National Savings & Investments will launch a three-year fixed rate bond next month at 2.2%. The Investment Guaranteed Growth Bond will be open to those aged 16 or over with a bank account and will be available online only.

  • one pound coins on top of a five pound note
    Last updated: 07/03/2017 - 11:38
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Only a handful of banks and building societies have launched new Isa accounts to encourage savers to use their cash Isa allowance of up to £15,240 before the end of this tax year on 6 April.

  • Savings update
    Last updated: 28/02/2017 - 14:03
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Savers can now earn 2% before tax fixed for one year with Atom Bank. It is the first time rates have been this high for 10 months.

  • Last updated: 14/02/2017 - 17:38
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Savers suffered another blow last week when National Savings & Investments announced it will cut its rates from 1 May. Its near top-paying Direct Isa will fall from its current 1% to 0.75% while Direct Saver falls from 0.8% to 0.7%.

  • Uk cash savings
    Last updated: 07/02/2017 - 09:49
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Easy-access rates are edging up for those willing to run their accounts online. Leeds BS new Online Saver issue 2 pays 1.05% before tax while RCI Bank Freedom Account pays 1.1%.

  • Piggy bank in the grass
    Last updated: 31/01/2017 - 12:01
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Some savings rates are edging up from their historically low levels.

  • Pound coins
    Last updated: 24/01/2017 - 14:08
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Top deals on easy-access accounts now pay a whisker over 1% before tax - as long as you are willing to run your account online.

  • Savings piggy bank
    Last updated: 17/01/2017 - 16:10
    News by Sylvia Morris

    Rates on easy-access accounts continue to edge up marginally. Nottingham BS has launched its eSaver Instant issue 6 at 1.02% before tax. RCI Bank has also pushed its Freedom Account rate up to 1.02%.