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The personal savings allowance may be something you've heard about, but what does it actually mean and how does it affect your savings? Here's your quick guide to personal savings allowance and the role an ISA can play.


When you're looking to invest your savings, you may wonder 'are cash ISAs safe?' We're going to look at the factors you'll need to consider before you commit to putting your money into a cash ISA.


If you're looking at depositing your savings, you're probably doing research and looking at the benefits of cash ISAs, notice accounts and easy access accounts. It can be difficult to choose, so we'll explain them all.

If you're looking for a savings account provider, it can be difficult to know which one to choose. You've done some online research, but do you just look at the rates on offer, or are there other factors to consider?

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That's the big question that a lot of people are asking right now. With refunds being issued for holidays that can't be taken, and fears of a second wave of Coronavirus on the way, would it be wise to wait until beyond 2021?

Incredibly, the fortieth anniversary of home computer banking will soon be upon us, but a lot has happened in those four decades. We take a look at the numerous developments that have taken us to online banking as we know it.

How many is too many? When it comes to savings accounts, is there such a thing as 'too many'? There are a number of good reasons for having multiple savings accounts and we look into the ways they can help you to save.

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Opening a joint account isn't just for couples. It can be for friends, colleagues and family members too. But there are some things that you should know before opening a joint account with someone who isn't your partner.

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Perhaps you're looking for a high interest ISA and you're comparing rates. That small difference in AER can make a big difference to the amount you'll get at the end of the term. We show you just how big a difference it makes.

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