Managing your investments

Five people who should consider using an ISA

With the introduction of the Personal Savings Allowance in 2016, investors are less eager to open ISAs to protect their money from the taxman....

Tue, 25/02/2020 - 11:45

Key changes for 2020/21 tax year

Every new tax year brings in changes to the rules and allowances for how much people can invest and where. And the 2020/21 tax year...

Thu, 20/02/2020 - 14:31

Six financial New Year’s resolutions for 2020

1. Start a money club

Start a club with your friends that focuses on any aspect of money, so a savings club, an investing...

Fri, 03/01/2020 - 10:42

New Year, New Portfolio? The eight investment changes to consider in 2020

Sell your winners and buy more of your losers

It’s really easy to keep holding on to a fund that has delivered you double-digit returns...

Thu, 19/12/2019 - 15:48

Ditch the presents this Christmas and use the Junior ISA to give your child £3,000

While your child isn’t going to write to Santa asking for a payment into their Junior ISA, their future self may thank you more than...

Mon, 16/12/2019 - 12:37

Personal finance 2020: The big changes savers and investors should look out for next year

The start of a new year is a popular time for people to review their finances and plan for the year ahead. So what does...

Tue, 10/12/2019 - 13:44

Lifetime ISA set to be the only account in town, but don’t fall into these traps

The Help to Buy ISA will cease to exist from this weekend, so if you don’t make it by the deadline, you’re locked out. This...

Thu, 28/11/2019 - 15:22

How the Conservative manifesto could affect personal finances

The Conservative election manifesto might not be as radical as Labour’s but there are still plenty of proposals that would have an impact on people’s...

Thu, 28/11/2019 - 15:20

Green Party manifesto promises radical shake-up for people’s finances

The Green Party has published its election manifesto, including various proposals that would affect savers and retirees.

Based on recent polling, it is possible...

Thu, 28/11/2019 - 15:15

What would the Liberal Democrat manifesto mean for your finances?

The Liberal Democrats published their manifesto as the general election battle picked up pace.

While the Conservative and Labour documents will understandably draw the most...

Thu, 28/11/2019 - 15:13