Saving & Investing

Cash ISA Calculator

Cash ISA Calculator

Are you interested in opening a Cash ISA account? Using a Cash ISA calculator such as the one below can give you a good idea of the growth rate that you could achieve. Cash ISAs are still a popular way of saving even in these...

25 Year Savings Plan

25 Year Savings Plan? What Product Is Best?

What could you do with a 25-year savings plan? How much could you save? It, of course, primarily depends on how much you are willing or able to put away every month. A huge factor is also which product you choose to save or invest...

Friendly Society Investments

Friendly Society Investments and Savings Plans

Why invest with a friendly society? Maybe you are curious about perceived benefits on offer or wondering how their saving and investment are different from a high street bank? Read our article to find out more. Many friendly societies in the UK started life in...

Best Way to Save Money For a Child

Investments For Kids – Where To Begin?

Are you a parent who wants to put something aside for your child’s future? The world of investments for kids can be a potential minefield for the uninitiated. So if you don’t know a lot about money, we have provided a quick guide below to...

Can You Have More Than One ISA

Can You Have More Than One ISA?

You may already have an ISA and are interested in opening another one, but you’re not clear about how many ISAs you can have. Read our quick guide to find out if you can have more than one ISA. The short answer is you can...

How Does a Stocks & Shares ISA Work

How Does a Stocks and Shares ISA Work?

Are you interested in investing some money but deterred by the ‘risk’ of losing your money? Read this article to understand how a Stocks & Shares ISA works. What are ISAs? ISA stands for Individual Savings Account. ISAs were introduced by the then Labour government...

Stocks and Shares ISA Calculator

Stocks and Shares ISA Calculator

Are you considering investing in a stocks and shares ISA? Many providers will have calculators on their websites, however, this one’s a bit different. With this calculator, you can vary the charges. As ISA providers charges are all different, it can really pay off to...

Growth Calculator

UK Compound Interest Calculator

Wondering how your savings account works? The power of compound interest means you earn interest on interest. Use the compound interest calculator to see the effects of compounding on a savings plan. Adjust the lump sum payment, regular contribution figures, term and annual interest rate....

Should I Reduce Investment Risk Approaching Retirement?

I currently have the largest part of my pension fund invested with the NEST Workplace Pension scheme. As I have more than 20 years of working life left, I have chosen the NEST Higher Risk Fund, which has performed reasonably well from what I have...

Junior ISA Calculator

Junior ISA Calculator (2019/20)

Investing for a child but not sure where to begin? Taking a look at the providers’ charges could be an important step. Charges can really eat into long term investments such as Stocks and Shares Junior ISAs. Use the Junior ISA Calculator below to gauge...