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Here we publish all the important updates and news stories regarding the Junior ISA as well as useful reference articles.
Not only do we cover Junior ISAs but also a whole range of Children’s investments.

Junior ISA Applications Increase After a Windfall Christmas
Published Friday 1st February 2013
Every January we see a steady increase in the number of Junior ISA applications as more children than ever are using the money they receive for Christmas to start saving for the future. One recent survey suggested that parents alone spent an average of £312 on each child for Christmas 2012. This does not even include.
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Help Your Children Enrich Their Own Future With a Self Select Junior ISA
Published Friday 18th October 2012
When choosing an Individual Savings Account for your children, the benefits of investing in stocks and shares are immediately obvious. Though there is a higher element of risk than with a cash ISA, the potential for greater rates of return are incredibly attractive.
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Avalon Investment Services Announced As Official Junior ISA Administrator
Published Friday 12th September 2012
The UK coalition government has appointed Avalon to administer more than 30,000 Junior ISA Accounts.
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Department for Education Confirm the ‘Junior ISA For Looked After Children’ Scheme
Published Friday 31st August 2012
The department of education has recently announced its confirmation of the ‘Junior Individual Savings Accounts (JISA) for looked after children’ scheme.
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New E-Petition Launched For The Transfer Of CTFs TO Junior ISAs
Published Thursday 30th August 2012
With the hope of helping nearly 6 million children who are currently trapped with under performing Child Trust Funds, Saltydog Investor have launched a new online e-petition
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F&C Launch Junior ISA
Published Monday 20th August 2012
F&C Investments has recently launched it’s own Junior ISA account adding further to its range of Children’s investments.
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Building Wealth with a Child ISA
Published Wednesday 15th August 2012
In 2011 the government started a new financial product, the child ISA, officially known as the Junior Individual Savings Account or JISA. This is something that was launched in order to replace the child trust fund which was one of the previous financial vehicles for saving money for your children at a later date. In this article we are going to look at some of the ways in which you can use this child ISA to build wealth for your child and encourage a stable financial future.
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Junior ISA Investment Options
Published 3rd August 2012
Since they first appeared on the market back in 1999, ISA's have become a familiar and increasingly popular method of saving as they offer a competitive rate of interest, tax breaks and instant access. With the new junior ISA that was launched in November last year, some parents have found the investment choices somewhat confusing, this guide is aimed at simplifying the options available.
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Children’s Mutual in Forester Life takeover talks
Published 12th July 2012
A recent announcement by the Children’s Mutual has stated that the friendly society is planning to move all of it’s savings into it’s Canadian owned rival Forester Life.
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Choosing the Best ISA for your Child
Published 12th July 2012
Thanks to the way this new savings account has been created, there are a variety of investment products that can be used inside the ISA status, from standard cash investments through to funds comprising of a range of stocks and share options. However, with so much choice now available, how do you know you are going to choose the best junior ISA for your child?
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Start savings now for your child’s future
Published 4th July 2012
Whenever you envisage the future for your children, you probably want them to have everything possible to make their life happy and comfortable. This would include a good job, a nice house, a loving family, hopefully a good car and even some nice holidays.
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The differences between the Child Trust Fund and the Junior ISA
Published 4th July 2012
Since January 2011 the Government’s tax free savings vehicle, the Child Trust Fund, has been replaced by the new Junior ISA scheme. This means that if your child was born before September 2002 or after 2nd January 2011, when you wish to start saving for their future, you will be offered the new Junior ISA, a product with all the tax efficiency benefits of the old CTF but with some additional advantages, and some drawbacks too.
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