Investing for children

December 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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10 investment funds to buy and hold for 30 to 40 years

Industry experts offer investment ideas that could reward children or grandchildren in the decades to come.

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How to invest for a 100-year-life

Money Observer’s Prudent Parent on the financial challenges a child born today faces.

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Learn from my Junior Isa lesson

Money Observer’s Prudent Parent ponders whether a Junior Isa is the best savings vehicle for children.

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Savers stung by stealth rate cuts

If you havent checked the interest rate on your savings recently, you could be earning as little as 0.1%.

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Buying premium bonds for children just got easier

Anyone can now invest in premium bonds on behalf of children under the age of 16.

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Pocket money? Why I won’t be paying in cash

Money Observer’s Prudent Parent on why he is inclined not to follow the tradition of handing out weekly payments.

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Millennials have it tough financially, but what about their children?

Money Observer’s Prudent Parent considers the financial future for forthcoming generations.

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Junior Isas: why I don’t follow the flock

Money Observers Prudent Parent explains his investment strategy for children.

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