The best deals for your Isa allowance

New rules come into force in July, but there are attractive savings to be made now If you prefer your savings interest to be paid tax-free, there are several attractive Isas vying for your business ahead of new rules coming into force on 1 July that will soon allow you to invest up to £15,000 […]

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Current accounts when managed carefully could pay 3.38% interest

If you are prepared to put in the legwork, the returns on savings can be impressive Savings rates may have been terrible in recent years, but the rush by the banks to offer current accounts paying top rates of interest means it is now possible to get a highly attractive 3.38% return on up to […]

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ONS changes will instantly turn UK into nation of savers

By Andrew Trotman ONS’s first new accounting standards in 15 years will count future pension rights as if they were present income Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/3918c74d/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Ceconomics0C10A751320A0CONS0Echanges0Ewill0Einstantly0Eturn0EUK0Einto0Enation0Eof0Esavers0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Nationwide launches Isa paying 2.5pc

By Sophie Christie Money MOT: Nationwide’s new easy-access Isa offers by far the highest rate on the market, but savers will have to make regular deposits into the account Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/39158e51/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C10A7418870CNationwide0Elaunches0EIsa0Epaying0E20B5pc0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Fund managers are not likely to limit excesses on pay and bonuses

The industry is in thrall to the stars able to negotiate pay packages that even Premier League footballers might envy In a nondescript building down a side street in Oslo, Yngve Slyngstad is in charge of the world’s biggest investment fund, Norway’s £500bn government pension fund. His salary? After the fund’s second best year ever […]

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It’s not too late, but the Isa deadline is fast approaching

If you have any spare cash, and Isa is still the best way to put it out of the taxman’s reach Savers who have yet to use this year’s tax-free Isa allowance have until midnight on Saturday 5 April to invest up to £11,520 to keep it out of the reaches of the taxman. Every […]

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IMF warns slow economic recovery will keep interest rates at historic lows

Diagnosis of IMF’s World Economic Outlook predicts low interest rates for several years in rich countries A slower-than-expected recovery across the global economy will keep interest rates in rich countries at historic lows for several years, the International Monetary Fund has warned in its World Economic Outlook. Interest rates will rise gently over the next […]

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With 1 day to go, here are the best cash Isas

By Dan Hyde Savers have just days to use their allowance – and the best deals appear to have been launched Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/38fafe3f/sc/36/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C10A70A2970A0CWith0E10Eday0Eto0Ego0Ehere0Eare0Ethe0Ebest0Ecash0EIsas0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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Blame regulators for the UK not saving enough

By Jeremy Warner We seem to live in a world where virtually everything the financial industry does is regarded as a potential mis-selling scandal Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/38d412e5/sc/25/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Ccomment0Cjeremy0Ewarner0C10A7354840CBlame0Eregulators0Efor0Ethe0EUK0Enot0Esaving0Eenough0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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With 8 days to go, here are the best cash Isas

By Dan Hyde Savers have just days to use their allowance – and the best deals appear to have been launched Source: http://telegraph.feedsportal.com/c/32726/f/568372/s/38b97aa3/sc/5/l/0L0Stelegraph0O0Cfinance0Cpersonalfinance0Csavings0C10A70A2970A0CWith0E80Edays0Eto0Ego0Ehere0Eare0Ethe0Ebest0Ecash0EIsas0Bhtml/story01.htm     

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