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Get the latest tips to help you manage your money, what you need to do to take over your Child Trust Fund and what you can do with it when it’s yours.

What I would tell my 18 year old self about money

What I would tell my 18 year old self about money You’re also expected to take responsibility for your finances No one is taught money […]

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Your investment options

Investing with OneFamily Whether you choose to open a Lifetime ISA or Stocks & Shares ISA, our investment options mean you’re in control of your […]

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Continue saving: Lifetime ISA

Get moving with our Lifetime ISA 25% government bonus on the money you invest Available to open if you’re 18+ Designed to help you save […]

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Continue saving: Stocks & Shares ISA

Say hello to our Stocks & Shares ISA Access your money whenever you need it Available to open if you’re 18+ Open with some (or […]

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Investing in stocks and shares

Want to find out how investing in stocks and shares works? How investing in stocks and shares works Have a look at our Investing in […]

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Invest for yourself and a greener planet

Invest for yourself and a greener planet It doesn’t have to be like that When people invest in our Stocks and Shares ISA and Lifetime […]

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What I did with my money at 18

What I did with my money at 18 Welcome to adulthood My first year of adulthood was a big one for me on all fronts. […]

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Confirming your Identity – Been asked to prove your bank account?

Confirming your Identity – Been asked to prove your bank account? What do we need from you? Before we can send you your money, we […]

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Confirming your Identity – Been asked to prove your address?

Confirming your Identity – Been asked to prove your address? What do we need from you? Before we can send you your money, we need […]

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The next steps for your Child Trust Fund

What’s next for your CTF? As investment companies go, we like to think we’re different (and better) – here’s why: Care about climate change? Yeah, […]

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Why has the value of my CTF account changed?

The value of my withdrawal or re-investment is different from what I asked for… Why the difference? We close accounts the working day after we […]

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A beginner’s guide to responsible saving and investing

A beginner’s guide to responsible saving and investing It all starts with Ethics Described by the internet as the moral principles that govern a person’s […]

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6 top tips for long-term saving

6 top tips for long-term saving The trick is saving over the long-term Over 10 years, by most financial definitions. The trouble is, as a […]

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Are you in control of your spending or are your emotions?

Are you in control of your spending – or are your emotions? Everybody’s prone to emotional spending And lockdown hasn’t made things any easier. Frustrated […]

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Trick yourself into saving

Trick yourself into saving Take control… With a Child Trust Fund about to come into your control, it’s easy to think of this money the […]

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Confirming your Identity – What is Yoti?

Confirming your Identity – What is Yoti? The reason? We wanted to make it as fast and simple as possible for you to securely access […]

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Who are OneFamily

Who are OneFamily? We can continue supporting you Now that it’s almost time for you to take over your Child Trust Fund, it’s our first […]

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What are other people doing with their Child Trust Funds?

What are other people doing with their Child Trust Funds? How much do you know about your Child Trust Fund? Mum has been paying into […]

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Where to get financial advice, who to ask for help

Where to get financial advice, who to ask for help Where to get financial advice Whatever you decide to do with your money it’s a […]

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How to trace a lost Child Trust Fund

How to trace a lost Child Trust Fund How many lost Child Trust Funds are there? Figures from HMRC estimate that around 700,000 Child Trust […]

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Should you save or invest for the future?

Should you save or invest for the future? Pros and cons Basically, saving money and investing money each have their own pros and cons. Saving […]

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What are ISAs?

What are ISAs? Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) ISAs are a way the UK government encourages people to save or invest for their future. You can […]

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How to find your National Insurance number

How to find your National Insurance number When did I receive my National Insurance number? You should have been sent your National Insurance number by […]

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