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Cost of living squeeze puts brakes on savings

One in five savers (21%) have less than £500 put aside, with one in ten (11%) having less than £100 in savings.

Skipton extends availability of competitive fixed rate bond and ISA range

Skipton Building Society is maintaining its attractive range of fixed rate bonds, e-bonds and ISAs, which have proved extremely popular with savers.

Virgin Money launches new fixed rate savings range

Virgin Money is launching a new range of fixed rate bonds and fixed rate cash ISAs. The new accounts are available to open in Virgin Money stores, as well as online, over the telephone and by post with interest rates the same through all distribution channels.

West Brom launches market leading five year fixed rate bond and ISA

The West Brom has launched two new savings products with market leading rates of 3.15% fixed over five years to give greater returns to customers.

Leeds increases rates on 5-Year Fixed Rate Bonds and ISAs

Leeds Building Society has increased the rates on its market leading 5-Year Fixed Rate Bonds and ISAs by up to 0.15%.

Nationwide launches new bonds and fixed rate cash ISAs

Nationwide Building Society has launched new Fixed Rate Bonds, eBonds and Fixed Rate ISAs paying the highest rates available from major high street providers.

Leeds launches market leading savings products paying up to 3%

Leeds Building Society has announced the launch of not one, but four market leading savings products and is offering a 5-Year Fixed Rate Bond and ISA, both paying 3.00%, with the ISA paying 0.50% more than the next best in the market.

Cash ISA Savings dip further than those in other Instant Access Accounts

Savings balances of instant access Cash ISAs have declined more rapidly than those of other instant access accounts in the last 12 months, according the latest Halifax Savings Barometer.

Investors take AIM within their ISA

Alliance Trust Savings customers are already embracing a change in regulation that is allowing them to invest in AIM shares within their Stocks and Shares ISA.

Parents empty savings accounts to help children buy their first home

Half (49%) of parents, who have or plan to contribute to their children’s first home, plan to raise money to help their children buy their first property through cash savings, new research from Castle Trust, the housing investment and equity loans provider, shows.

TD takes aim with ISAs

TD Direct Investing has announced that it is to offer investors the opportunity to purchase and sell AIM stocks as part of its Stocks & Shares ISA offering.

Children miss out on £5bn tax free savings

In response to HMRC's most recent ISA Statistics, Halifax research reveals an estimated annual shortfall of £5.1bn in unused Junior ISA (JISA) allowances with children continuing to miss out on the benefits of tax free savings.

Post Office Premier Cash ISA

The Post Office has announced the launch of its new Premier Cash ISA offering an attractive rate of 1.75% tax-free/AER variable. This will be available to customers from Wednesday 24th July, 2013.

RBS and NatWest make saving simpler

RBS and NatWest are simplifying their adult instant access savings product range by reducing the number of accounts available to just two - making choosing the right savings account simpler than ever before.

Spring into summer with Skipton’s new savings range

Skipton Building Society has launched an attractive new range of Branch Bonds, E-Bonds and Fixed Rate ISAs, offering savers up to 2.50%.