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65 years of Premium Bonds

James spoke to The Times' George Nixon about the Premium Bonds 65th Birthday and whether the improved prize pot of 1.40% still made them worthwhile Read more

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6th May 2022

George Nixon at The Times looks at what the base rate increase means for savers, including analysis of which product was most popular on Savings Guru in April Read more

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26th April 2022

With 1 year fixed rates at three year highs, James spoke to Sylvia Morris about whether it was worth savers opting for fixed rates instead of easy access Read more

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Chase attract 500,000+ customers

With Chase announcing they've acquired 500,000+ customers in their first eight months, James spoke to This Is Money about what impact they are having on the savings market Read more

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5th May 2022

As base rate rose to 1%, James spoke to This Is Money about what it means for savers Read more

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25th April 2022

As the best 1 Year Fixed rates soar past 2%, James spoke to This Is Money about why the sale of Masthaven Bank is one of the factors influencing the market Read more

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14th May 2022

James was on BBC Radio 4 Moneybox talking to Paul Lewis about Child Trust Funds.  Listen back from 18:20 Listen here

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3rd May 2022

NS&I's green savings bonds have attracted just £275m of savings since launch, against a target of £15bn.  James spoke to This Is Money about the reasons behind their poor performance Read more

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18th April 2022

James was on BBC Radio London talking to Salma El-Wardany about spring cleaning your personal finances, why we need more financial literacy in schools and much more.  You can listen back to him here (from 11:50)  Listen here

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10th May 2022

James spoke to The Daily Mail's Sylvia Morris about the likelihood of savers seeing any of the 0.25% increase in Bank of England base rate announced last week Read more

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27th April 2022

With some of the best savings rates being offered on savings platforms, James spoke to about the various providers, what savers should look for and the future for savings marketplaces Read more

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8th April 2022

Marcus responds to the price war in easy access by improving its rate to 1%.  Is it enough though?  James spoke to This Is Money about what impact it will have on the savings market Read more

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