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Cash ISA

Banks may have to give loyal customers better interest rates

The regulator has raised concerns that long-standing customers are losing out

25 July 2018

NS&I to cut Direct ISA rate

Government-backed savings provider NS&I is reducing the interest rate on its Direct ISA from 1% to 0.75% from 24 Sept

16 July 2018

Nationwide launches market-leading cash ISA... but there's a catch

Nationwide has launched a table-topping cash ISA – with a catch

2 March 2018

Over 15,000 cash Lifetime ISAs opened

The first cash Lifetime ISA has already proved popular with savers, with thousands opened in the first week

19 June 2017

Savers to get help finding top interest rates under new transparency rules

Savers will be given easy-to-understand information to help them compare cash savings accounts and easy access cash ISAs

1 December 2016

All savings now to be paid tax-free

The personal savings allowance has launched so most people's money's now in the wrong place – shift it to boost interest

6 April 2016

First Help to Buy ISA bonuses paid out as couple bag £800 between them

A couple from Colchester became the first people in the country to benefit from the Help to Buy ISA scheme

9 February 2016

Savers to be shown clearer interest rate info as regulator acts to boost switching

Banks will soon be forced to give savers clearer information about easy access savings account interest rates

8 December 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: ISA limits frozen

Today's Autumn Statement reveals the ISA, JISA and CTF thresholds will be frozen next year

25 November 2015

More providers to offer Help to Buy ISAs

HSBC, Aldermore, Clydesdale Bank, and Newcastle Building Society are the latest to say they'll offer Help to Buy ISAs

23 November 2015

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