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HELP TO BUY: ISA

George Osborne announced in the Budget 2015 that he wanted to further help first time buyers to buy their first home. So he has introduced the Help to Buy: ISA, which will only be available through Banks and Building Societies from Autumn 2015. 421 more words

Personal Finance

WILL THE NEW PERSONAL SAVINGS ALLOWANCE BE THE DEATH KNELL FOR THE CASH ISA?

In the Budget 2014, the Government announced that from April this year, 2015, an individual with taxable earnings of less than £15,600 would not have to pay tax on your interest from savings. 222 more words

Personal Finance

On democracy, and good governance, and all that

In the past few days I have exercised my member’s right to vote for board members of both Leeds Building Society and MEC, the Canadian outdoor equipment cooperative retailer (if you’re asking, I’ve been a MEC customer a number of times while visiting Canada). 88 more words

Co-operatives

It's ISA o'clock

It’s ISA time again. Traditionally, with the end of the tax year on 5 April in sight, taxpayers like you and me turn their attention to saving and investing in an ISA. 1,170 more words

Platforms

Money money money ...

There was a time when Joe Public had a fairly neutral attitude towards banks – they exist, they do a  fairly straightforward job reasonably reliably, end of story. 242 more words

Writing

sign of the times

Nationwide Building Society has been on a mission – to put the customer first. Who hasn’t, I hear you say.

So, what have they been up to? 214 more words