Archive for January, 2013

Celebrating our 10,000th Junior ISA application since launch!

Jan 7th
2013

2013 was an exciting milestone for The Children’s ISA – we received our 10,000th application since the beginning of Junior ISA’s back in November 2011. The lucky applicant Mrs Taylor from Bristol received a £50 John Lewis voucher from us to say thank you. If you know anyone who could benefit from a Junior ISA Continue reading…

The Year, New Start for Children’s Savings!

Jan 7th
2013

After the UK economy suffered its First double-dip recession since 1975 we are all hoping for a better start to 2013. Howard Archer, chief UK and European economist at IHS Global Insight, said the 2012 UK growth figures were “absolutely dreadful”. Bank of England Governor Sir Mervyn King welcomed the latest jobs figures which showed Continue reading…

Child Benefit Changes To Be Aware Of!

Jan 7th
2013

Child benefit will be means tested for the first time form Monday January 7th, in an effort to save the Treasury an estimated £1.5 billion in the next year. If you earn more than £50,000 and receive child benefit, the new rules could cost you thousands. Here is a guide to what you can do Continue reading…