What is an investment ISA?
An investment ISA is also known as a stocks and shares ISA. In this short video, Clare explains what it is and what the main benefits are.
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Who's this for? All investors
The value of investments can fall as well as rise and you could get back less than you invest. If you’re not sure about investing, seek independent advice. Tax rules can change and their effects on you will depend on your individual circumstances.
In these four short videos Clare tells us what an investment ISA is, how much you can save, what you can invest in, and how ISA flexibility works.
They’re all bite sized videos, each roughly one-minute-long to give you a quick overview of ISAs. If you’re looking for some more detailed information, we’ve got lots of articles to help. Here are a few you might be interested in:
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The value of investments can fall as well as rise. You may get back less than you invest. Tax rules can change and their effects on you will depend on your individual circumstances.
An easy way to start investing
Also known as a stocks and shares ISA, an Investment ISA is a tax-efficient1, simple way to invest for your future. Invest up to £20,000 per year and the returns you make from your investments are tax-free.
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