Under HMRC rules, you can transfer your child’s Child Trust Fund into a Junior ISA. We wanted to suggest some things to think about when considering a switch from a Child Trust Find to a Junior ISA.
A third of the UK population have Premium Bonds and they can be given to a child as a present so we wanted to explain how Premium Bonds compare to Junior ISAs.
We explain what child benefit payments are, who is eligible for child benefit payments and how you can save them for your child's future.
Find out why we launched Beanstalk and why it's a revolutionary app that is bringing child savings into the 21st century!
We’re delighted that Beanstalk has been awarded the Best Junior ISA at the Good Money Guide Awards for the second year running.
Managing regular contributions is simple on Beanstalk. You can set them up, change the amount and stop them straight from the app. Find out more here.
The holiday season can be expensive but that doesn’t mean saving has to be put on the back burner. There are tools on Beanstalk can help make saving manageable.
We are very excited to share that we’ve updated the app’s home screen to include extra information and some new features.
Under HMRC rules, you can transfer an existing ISA to another provider at any time. Here are ten important things to be aware of when considering an ISA transfer.
People have lots of questions about maternity leave in the UK, so we thought it would be helpful to give you answers to the 10 most searched questions about maternity leave and how it works.
People have lots of questions about ISAs, so we thought it would be helpful to give you answers to the 10 most searched questions about ISAs.
People have lots of questions about Junior ISAs, so we thought it would be helpful to give you answers to the 10 most searched questions about JISAs.
With the current cost of living crisis and the talk of inflation in the news almost daily we want to share the basics of what inflation is and why it matters when you are saving and some advice on what you can do about it.
We’re pleased to announce a new update to the app which makes top ups even easier by adding a couple of new payment options, including immediate “Instant Bank Transfers”.
Round Ups are a quick and easy way of saving little and often. We explain how this tool on Beanstalk works and the benefits of using it.
Inviting friends and family to link to your child’s account so they can help out is one of the many unique features that Beanstalk offers. Find out how they can help build your child’s nest egg.
We moved to Seccl as their service will allow us to make improvements to Beanstalk in a number of areas.
When putting money aside for the future, some people put it into a savings account because they don’t want to lose any money. This makes sense but the right decision is a bit more complicated, find out why.
*Drumroll, please*...We’re proud to announce that Beanstalk has been awarded the Best Junior Investment ISA at the Good Money Guide Awards.
We’ve teamed up with some top attractions just in time for Mother’s Day that will help you boost your children’s savings.
We talked with Makena-Grace's family about Beanstalk’s new Gifting tool and how they used it for her birthday.
We've doubled our referral bonus! Tell your friends about Beanstalk and you’ll both earn £10 until the end of April.
April 5th is the end of the tax year and it is an important date if you have an ISA or your child has a Junior ISA. You cannot carry over your allowance to the next tax year so it’s important to make the most of it in each tax year.
Beanstalk has helped thousands of families begin saving in 2021 and as the New Year approaches, we’ve pulled together our top 6 tips to help you save more for your children, and yourself.
We explain what a Junior ISA is and why we think it's a great way for families to help build a nest egg for their children.
Many millennials are also parents and at Beanstalk we see that 2/3rds of our users fall into this age range. So how do these young families use Beanstalk to help put money away for their children’s future?
Beanstalk makes it really easy to make a one off top up to someone for whom you are saving, be it your child, your grandchild or yourself. Here's how it works.
Make saving an easy habit with Round Ups. See your recent transactions and swipe to round up to the nearest £1 and invest the change into your beanstalk accounts. Here's how it works.
Lynn Beattie aka Mrs MummyPenny and a Personal Finance Expert, shares her experience of transferring her children's Child Trust Funds to Beanstalk.
Transferring an existing child trust fund or junior ISA to Beanstalk is very simple. Here we explain why it may make sense to transfer and how the transfer process works.
We explain how to find out if your child has a Child Trust Fund (CTF) and where it might be.
As we start the new tax year, what ‘New Year Resolutions’ should you be making to help earn some easy wins for your children’s financial future?
We look at five tips for grandparents from thinking long-term to earning free money to the best way to give a gift, all to help with their grandchild's financial future.
We look at the things savers and investors can consider before 5 April to make the most of their money. But the one thing that ties them all together is the mantra “take advantage of your tax-free allowances”.
Child Trust Funds (CTFs) are starting to mature, children turning 18 are loving receiving their windfalls but the next generation are set to miss out as parents are put off opening Junior ISAs.
We look at the breakdown in how families save and invest together and how it's not as easy as it should be.
Beanstalk calculates UK’s children could save an amazing £200 million in fees by switching their Child Trust Funds.
We discuss the five things you need to consider before opening a JISA for your child. From which is right for your family to what are the costs.