The last known locations of the lost £100k Premium Bond winners

By Kate Palmer One million savers are owed money from Premium Bond winnings, some from accounts more than 50 years old. Here’s how to claim Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/40b650f3/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C112454550CHow0Eto0Eclaim0Eforgotten0EPremium0EBonds0Eand0Ethe0Elast0Eknown0Elocations0Eof0Ethe0Elost0E10A0Ak0Ewinners0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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How can I set up a savings account for my granddaughter if it is against her parents’ wishes?

By Sophie Christie Ask an expert: A reader asks how he can set up a Junior Isa for his granddaughter without the cooperation of his son Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/40a45583/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C11236220A0CEDITED0EHow0Ecan0EI0Eset0Eup0Ea0Esavings0Eaccount0Efor0Emy0Egranddaughter0Eif0Eit0Eis0Eagainst0Eher0Eparents0Ewishes0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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How can I set up a savings account for my granddaughter if it is against her parents’ wishes?

By Sophie Christie Ask an expert: A reader asks how he can set up a Junior Isa for his granddaughter without the cooperation of his son Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/40a4fffc/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C11236220A0CHow0Ecan0EI0Eset0Eup0Ea0Esavings0Eaccount0Efor0Emy0Egranddaughter0Eif0Eit0Eis0Eagainst0Eher0Eparents0Ewishes0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Freelance or self-employed? Here’s how to survive

It’s important to make provisions if you have an accident, and you’ll need a ‘rainy day’ fund and possibly an accountant too Today is National Freelancers Day, and with many people pushed into self-employment by the lack of opportunities elsewhere – about four million people are now working for themselves – some struggle to chase […]

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How to save thousands off your student loan

By Kate Palmer From 2015 the average student will graduate with £44,000 of debt. We look at how to minimise your repayments Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/409a4e61/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Cborrowing0Cloans0C112377330CHow0Eto0Esave0Ethousands0Eoff0Eyour0Estudent0Eloan0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Credit unions gallop ahead with help from pop stars, politicians and royalty

An old form of borrowing and saving is getting a new lease of life with everyone from Camilla to Imelda May getting an account After years spent trying to shake off the perception that they are well-meaning but old-fashioned and only for poor people, Britains credit unions finally seem to be getting some wind behind […]

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The chart that shows the death of the notice account: rates now almost match those paid on instant access savings

By Sophie Christie Sacrificing access to savings no longer earns you a better rate, so is there any benefit to having a notice account? Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/407c4dfb/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C11220A6670CThe0Echart0Ethat0Eshows0Ethe0Edeath0Eof0Ethe0Enotice0Eaccount0Erates0Enow0Ealmost0Ematch0Ethose0Epaid0Eon0Einstant0Eaccess0Esavings0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Best one-year Isa edges up to 1.75pc

By Sophie Christie Julian Hodge Bank has increased Isa rates for one, two, three and four years. But movements in rates predictions may mean the deals will be short-lived Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/4072b1f0/sc/22/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C112287480CIsa0Ealert0EBest0Eone0Eyear0Efixed0Erate0Ecash0EIsa0Eedges0Eup0Eto0E10B75pc0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Savings clubs for kids planned to prevent debt problems later

Church of England proposing a network of clubs run by credit unions for children as young as four in its primary schools Children as young as four are being encouraged to join savings clubs as part of a bid to prevent them relying on payday lenders or racking up heavy debts later in life. The […]

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No savings for poorest 20% of households until 2020, research says

Post Office Future of Savings report says poorest families will spend an average £1,910 more than they earn this year The poorest 20% of UK households have had no spare money available to save since 2002 and are likely to be stuck without potential savings until 2020, according to research published on Monday. In contrast […]

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