Managing your investments

New to investing? Here are some tips to get you started

For beginners, the world of investing can be a daunting place – from deciding which funds to pick to simply deciphering the jargon.

But it’s important...

Sat, 21/08/2021 - 16:29

CPI to hit 4% - How can savers beat inflation

Inflation is now the biggest monster that both savers and investors have to tackle, with 4% being a very lofty hurdle to reach before you...

Fri, 06/08/2021 - 16:22

Trust added to the IT Select list – Securities Trust of Scotland

The AJ Bell Investment Trust Select list is designed to lighten your research load. There...

Tue, 27/07/2021 - 16:56

Is a Lifetime ISA a good alternative to a pension?

Getting the biggest bang for your retirement buck will be one of the key considerations for people choosing where to invest their hard-earned savings.


Wed, 24/03/2021 - 14:06

What does the March Budget hold in store?

The tussle between economic stagnation and combustion leaves the Chancellor performing a high wire tight rope act in next week’s Budget. On one side lies...

Tue, 02/03/2021 - 17:05

AJ Bell Ready-made portfolios – asset allocation updates

We launched the AJ Bell Ready-made portfolios in December 2018 to help you hit the ground running with your investments. Unlike the AJ...

Thu, 18/02/2021 - 09:04

Tax year end checklist – 14 things investors should consider before 5 April 2021

With just under two months to go until the end of the tax year, investors should be thinking about how to make the most out...

Mon, 15/02/2021 - 17:44

Five top tips for people accessing their pension during Covid-19

New data published by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) reveals details of how savers have been accessing their retirement pots during lockdown*. The number...

Tue, 24/11/2020 - 08:18

First Child Trust Funds come of age – what are the options for those turning 18?

From September 2020, anyone celebrating their 18th birthday could get a bonus birthday present as the first tranche of child trust funds mature. Child Trust...

Thu, 08/10/2020 - 14:11

Rishi Sunak unveils new COVID-19 support package as 2020 Budget is shelved

While the Chancellor had previously made clear the furlough scheme could not continue on the never-never, removing all support just as the UK enters a...

Thu, 24/09/2020 - 17:36