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ISA Guides

We've collated our most popular and most recently-published ISA guides in one place for you. Designed to help you through the basics as well as more complicated issues, browse our entire back catalogue below.

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Our most popular ISA guides

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How to transfer an ISA

Are you looking to move or transfer the funds in your ISA? Find out everything you need to know about ISA transfers with our complete guide.

Are you looking to move or transfer the funds in your ISA? Find out everything you need to know about ISA transfers with our complete guide.

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The rules on inheriting ISAs

Did you know that you can inherit your spouse's/civil partner's ISA savings? This guide explains the rules on inheriting ISAs and the important things you need to know.

What you need to know about claiming and investing an inherited ISA, and retaining its tax-free status.

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What is a Trust Account?

A trust is where money or other assets are held on behalf of somebody else (known as a beneficiary). The beneficiary could be a child, an adult who lacks capacity to manage their own affairs or an organisation. Read our guide to find out more about trust accounts.

A trust is where money or other assets are held on behalf of somebody else. Our guide explains more.

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Should I invest in an ISA or my pension?

Although rules around when and how we can take our pensions are more flexible now, the complexity of the market can make decisions difficult.

Although rules around when and how we can take our pensions are more flexible now, the complexity of the market can make decisions difficult.

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What is the 2024/25 ISA allowance?
...and how does it work?

Find out the ISA rules and limits for the 2024/25 tax-year, and how they may impact your savings.

Find out the ISA rules and limits for the 2024/25 tax-year, and how they may impact your savings.

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UK inflation explained - and how to deal with it

Whether you are looking to invest for your future, save for retirement, or find your perfect mortgage you have probably come across a term called inflation. With its widening effect, it is important to understand what inflation is, why it is necessary, and how it affects the economy.

Whether you are looking to invest for your future, save for retirement, or find your perfect mortgage you have probably come across a term called inflation.

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What is ISA season and why does it matter for your savings?

ISA season takes place throughout March and April as one tax-year ends and another begins. Find out more about what ISA season means for your savings and when you can access the best ISA rates with our dedicated guide.

ISA season takes place as one tax-year ends and another begins. Find out what ISA season means for your savings and when you can access the best ISA rates..

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Investment glossary

Investing can be a complicated topic that sees a lot of specialised terms thrown around. If you’re unclear of what your adviser is talking about, read our guide.

Investing can be a complicated topic that sees a lot of specialised terms thrown around. If you’re unclear of what your adviser is talking about, read our guide

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All our ISA guides

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What is the 2024/25 ISA allowance?
...and how does it work?

Find out the ISA rules and limits for the 2024/25 tax-year, and how they may impact your savings.

Find out the ISA rules and limits for the 2024/25 tax-year, and how they may impact your savings.

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Cash ISA vs Savings Account: Which Should I Choose?

Cash ISAs and savings accounts have some key differences, including their tax implications and rules around deposits and withdrawals. Find out more here.

Cash ISAs and savings accounts have some key differences, including their tax implications and rules around deposits and withdrawals.

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Everything known so far about the UK ISA

As part of the 2024 Spring Budget, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Jeremy Hunt, unveiled plans for a new UK ISA, or 'British ISA'. Here's what we know so far.

As part of the 2024 Spring Budget, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Jeremy Hunt, unveiled plans for a new UK ISA, or 'British ISA'. Here's what we know so far.

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What is a flexible ISA? How does it work?

A flexible ISA allows you to withdraw money from your account and deposit it back in without affecting your ISA allowance. Find out how flexible ISAs work.

Flexible ISAs can be useful if you want to dip into your savings without affecting your ISA allowance. Find out how they work.

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What is ISA season and why does it matter for your savings?

ISA season takes place throughout March and April as one tax-year ends and another begins. Find out more about what ISA season means for your savings and when you can access the best ISA rates with our dedicated guide.

ISA season takes place as one tax-year ends and another begins. Find out what ISA season means for your savings and when you can access the best ISA rates..

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How to transfer an ISA

Are you looking to move or transfer the funds in your ISA? Find out everything you need to know about ISA transfers with our complete guide.

Are you looking to move or transfer the funds in your ISA? Find out everything you need to know about ISA transfers with our complete guide.

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Investment glossary

Investing can be a complicated topic that sees a lot of specialised terms thrown around. If you’re unclear of what your adviser is talking about, read our guide.

Investing can be a complicated topic that sees a lot of specialised terms thrown around. If you’re unclear of what your adviser is talking about, read our guide

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The rules on inheriting ISAs

Did you know that you can inherit your spouse's/civil partner's ISA savings? This guide explains the rules on inheriting ISAs and the important things you need to know.

What you need to know about claiming and investing an inherited ISA, and retaining its tax-free status.

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