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Important information - Active Savings helps you make your own decisions and is not personal advice. Fixed term products generally only allow access to funds at maturity. Inflation reduces the future spending power of money.

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Category: Active Savings

Interest rate cuts one year on – how to be savvier with your savings in the current market

With the anniversary of the base interest rate being cut to a record low looming, we look at the impact it’s had on the savings market and how you could make the most of your cash today.

Ryan Kenny

19 Mar 2021 5m read

Category: Investing and saving

Self-employed? 5 expert tips to help get a mortgage

Self-employed and want to get on the property ladder? Here are 5 expert tips to get closer to buying your own home.

Hannah Duncan

01 Mar 2021 4m read

Category: Investing and saving

Active Savings – how these clients transformed their savings

Interest rates – our clients tell us how Active Savings helped them get a better interest rate and made it easier to manage their savings.

Ryan Kenny

02 Feb 2021 5m read

Category: Investing and saving

Cash savings – avoid these 7 expensive savings myths

We explore how these seven myths could be harming returns on your cash savings and how Active Savings could help.

Sarah Coles & Ryan Kenny

26 Jan 2021 6m read

Category: Active Savings

Are negative interest rates on the horizon?

We look at recent comments from a Bank of England policymaker and what negative interest rates could mean for your savings.

Ryan Kenny

20 Jan 2021 3m read

Category: Investing and saving

Savings rates – how much is sticking with your high street bank costing you?

We look at why loyalty to your high street bank could be costing you and how to get better rates on your cash savings.

Ryan Kenny

11 Jan 2021 5m read

Category: Investing and saving

Five tips to boost your cash savings

Getting a better interest rate on your cash savings could be easier than you think with these top tips.

Ryan Kenny

04 Jan 2021 3m read

Category: Investing and saving

Interest rates at record lows – how to get 30 times more from your cash savings

With the Bank of England (BoE) keeping interest rates on hold at 0.1%, we look at how you could get a better interest rate on your cash savings.

Ryan Kenny

22 Dec 2020 3m read

Category: Investing and saving

Interest rate cuts – how to shelter your savings

We look at why interest rates are falling again and give two helpful tips to make the most out of your fixed-term and easy-access savings.

Ryan Kenny

17 Dec 2020 4m read


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