Investing for children

April 2019: what are the best savings account rates?

With interest rates slowly back on the rise, we examine the best savings accounts and Isa accounts on offer in 2019.

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Mother’s Day: are you passing on investing lessons?

Jane Warren on what mothers, and fathers, should be doing to help their children get the most out of their money.

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Steve Webb: the essentials on saving a pension for your children

Pension Clinic: family members will thank you for helping them to build up a pension pot on their behalf – particularly if they are higher-rate taxpayers, as Steve Webb explains.

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Which is the best Isa for my age group?

We run through the Isa options most likely to suit the requirements of different age groups.

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Have you lost track of a Child Trust Fund worth thousands?

Up to 1.74 million accounts may have become forgotten funds. Kyle Caldwell explains how to find a lost CTF.

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Are premium bonds a good investment for children?

Our Prudent Parent weighs the perks and pitfalls of a much-loved British savings vehicle.

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Prudent Parent: avoid this common Junior Isa mistake

With my son only a couple of months old and dribbling being his main hobby, it was decided that the only present under the tree for him would be a Junior Isa.

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How can I build a nest egg for my children? Ease growing pains with savvy saving

Parents who invest savings wisely can ease the strain on young adults. Sam Barrett outlines the various options.

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Prudent Parent: Build a ‘rainy day baby’ fund for parental leave

I built a ‘rainy day baby’ fund to take three months off with my son during the summer. 

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