Managing Money

Managing Money
Brought to you by the RoosterMoney editorial team, our Primers are designed to cut through the jargon, and give you a simple parent-to-parent run-down of what products are out there for families. If you’re thinking about setting up a nest egg for the kids or just want to understand some of the different ways to stash your cash for the family, these guides are designed to kick-start your research.

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A Guide to Junior ISAs

We break down exactly what Junior ISAs (JISAs) are, without the jargon, so you can decide whether they’re right for your family.


A Parent’s Guide to Life Insurance

No-one likes thinking about death, but if the worst should happen, life insurance can help protect your nearest and dearest from money worries. Here’s our simple guide on what to consider.

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A Parent’s Guide to Premium Bonds

Premium Bonds are a saving account with added excitement. Instead of earning interest on your savings, you get the chance to win tax-free cash prizes every month. You might win a million pounds – or you might win nothing at all. However, unlike a lottery, you can always get your savings back. It’s worth noting that the Premium Bond rate is set to be cut in December 2020 which will affect your chance of winning.

A Guide to Children’s Savings Accounts

Picking the right children’s savings account isn’t just a matter of spotting the highest interest rate. There’s a bewildering range of options, so first you’ll need to think about what you want from a savings account. Here we break down the basics for you.