Switching your child trust fund account; what to do and what to consider.
Child trust funds have been abolished but you can still switch existing accounts to another provider if you want to.

Child trust funds have been abolished, but you can still switch your existing child trust fund account to another provider to get a better return. How do you switch child trust fund provider and what should you look out for?

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06-11-2009
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Children's apps and debit cards to help manage money
What's available if you want to give your child a debit card or help them manage pocket money?

There are several different online apps and prepaid debit cards on the market, designed to help your child manage their money (or so the companies say). What’s on offer, how do they work and how much do they cost?

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08-07-2014
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Which junior cash ISAs pay the highest rate of interest?
If you want the best junior cash ISA for your child, which accounts are worth looking at?

Junior ISAs were launched in November 2011 - the government's replacement for the child trust fund, which was abolished in January the same year. They work in a similar way to 'adult' cash ISAs, which means that interest is paid tax free. However, unlike an adult cash ISA, you have to leave money in the junior ISA until your child is 18 (although they can transfer it between providers). Which pay the best rates?

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