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Government unveils Pensioner Bond rates – and they're market-leading

Pensioner Bonds will pay market-leading rates of 2.8% on a one-year bond and 4% on a three-year bond from January 2015

12 December 2014

Government seeks advice on how to include P2P lending in NISAs

Savers are a step closer to being able to earn a tax-free income from peer-to-peer lending

17 October 2014

Been a super-savvy ISA saver? Check you haven't hit savings safety limit

Check how much you have in savings if you've taken advantage of your tax-free ISA allowance every year since 1999

9 July 2014

Boost your savings to 6%

While many savings accounts offer dismal sub-1% rates, there are always tricks to squeeze out better deals

17 January 2014

UK-wide credit union launches with table-topping savings rates

A new credit union, My Community Bank, has launched today offering table topping savings rates

25 November 2013

Laiki Bank UK savers to escape Cyprus banking levy

Around 15,000 savers in the UK arm of Cypriot bank Laiki, will have their deposits protected under British rules

2 April 2013

EU deal spares small savers in Cyprus from bailout tax

British ex-pats with savings under £85,000 have today been spared from being taxed by the Cypriot government

25 March 2013

Blow for 60,000 F&C child trust fund holders

Parents are up in arms after a child trust fund manager announced it's going to introduce an annual fee

11 February 2013

Co-op to safeguard Christmas savings cash

The Co-operative Group is to protect savers' cash for the festive season in a trust, but only from next year

9 November 2012

Barclays to buy ING Direct UK: How it affects you

Barclays is to buy Dutch bank ING Direct's UK savings and mortgages business, it has been announced today

9 October 2012