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Love it or hate it, social media is very much part of our lives. Many of us rely on it to keep connected, especially during lockdown, but with growing popularity comes a greater chance of falling victim to fraud.

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If the old saying is to be believed, the only thing that's guaranteed is death and taxes. But there is something much better that can be guaranteed, and that's the sum at the end of a fixed-rate savings account.

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You may know a little about the ISA allowance being the maximum amount you can save into an ISA, but what does it mean, what is the limit, and has it always been that amount? We delve into the history of the ISA allowance.


Patience is a virtue. And when it comes to saving for the future, that patience can be rewarded. Whether you're looking at notice accounts, fixed rate cash ISAs or fixed rate bonds, waiting can most definitely be a good thing.


Time flies when you're having fun. And if you've noticed how quickly the years are flying by, you're not alone. Fact is, whilst saving for three or five years may seem like a long time, in reality it'll soon be upon us.

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With different types of savings accounts now available, which one is right for you? Reading about 'high interest' this and 'fixed rate' that can get overwhelming, so we're going to give you a rundown of what's out there.


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.

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