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ISAs become bigger tax-free NISAs today – so what's changed?

ISAs transform into NISAs today, meaning everyone can now save £15,000 tax-free in cash or shares savings

Victory! Child Trust Funds can be moved into Junior Isas from 2015

Six million children will benefit as Child Trust Funds can be switched into junior Isas, the Government announces

Child Trust Funds could soon be switched to junior Isas

The Government has launched a consultation on whether to allow transfers from a Child Trust Fund into a junior Isa

Budget 2013: Government mulls merging Child Trust Funds with junior ISAs

The Government says it will consult on the options for transferring savings held in CTFs into junior Isas

Government dashes child trust fund/junior Isa merger hopes

Parents won't be able to switch their kids' child trust funds to junior Isas, potentially leaving them on dire rates

Hope for child trust fund holders who want 'better' junior Isas

The Government will consider allowing child trust fund holders to convert their money into a junior Isa in future

Child trust fund warning as vouchers set to expire

The last set of vouchers will be automatically invested in potentially poor-paying accounts unless parents act soon

Junior Isa plans unveiled

The Government has unveiled proposals for a tax-efficient junior Isa for kids to save up to £3,000 a year

Junior Isas to launch for children

The tax-free accounts will offer parents a way to save for kids from autumn 2011, following the end of Child Trust Funds

Act fast to grab top child trust fund savings deals

Parents risk their cash lumbering in miserly accounts after the Government's decision today to close the scheme

Child trust fund payments axed

The Government will stop offering cash to children in a CTF as part of the £6.2 billion of savings announced today

Massive changes for your pocket: coalition government tax plans revealed

The Tories and Lib Dems say they will tackle the £163bn budget deficit through spending cuts rather than tax rises

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