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Festive names brings savings joy As Christmas draws near, children named after the Archangel Gabriel could be celebrating more than stockings and gifts under the tree, as data from The Children’s Mutual reveals they historically receive the largest lump sums of cash into their Child Trust Funds. The leading Child Trust Fund (CTF) provider has …

Kick the Christmas Crunch The Children’s Mutual has joined forces with Queen of Thrift, Jane Furnival to create a series of savvy spending tips to help you negotiate some of the expensive pitfalls of Christmas and the festive season. Jane Furnival says; “Whether you are saving for your children’s future through a Child Trust Fund …

David White, Chief Executive, The Children’s Mutual responds to annual HMRC statistical report on Child Trust Funds 75 per cent of parents are actively investing their Child Trust Fund voucher despite tougher economic conditions starting to hit The Children’s Mutual today welcomed the Government’s annual update on the progress of the Child Trust Fund (CTF) …

Working mums short changed on me-time The average Great British mother can expect less than an hour and a half[1] each day to themselves according to leading Child Trust Fund provider, The Children’s Mutual[2]. The average full-time working mum is even worse off with less than an hour a day[3] of ‘me time’ – which …

Local business leader raises mountain of cash for charity The Children’s Mutual – helps raise over £150,000 for charity Local campaigner for children’s savings, David White traded autumnal Kent for Northern Africa when he joined a group of financial services leaders to climb Mount Toubkal.  At 4,167 metres this is the highest peak in Northern …

The Children’s Mutual wins best Child Trust Fund Provider at the 2008 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards Local Tunbridge Wells company and nationally recognised home of the child trust fund, The Children’s Mutual, has been named Best Child Trust Fund Provider at the prestigious 2008 Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards in London (26 …

Christmas brings GBP£1.2bn1 of broken toys More than a third (37 per cent) of Christmas toys and presents don’t make it past the end of January, according to research[2] from leading Child Trust Fund provider, The Children’s Mutual.  It found that a staggering £1.2bn is wasted each year, by family and friends buying gifts that …

Child Trust Fund figures provide cause for hope despite growing economic gloom HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has today released its latest quarterly figures on Child Trust Funds (CTF) and according to the Home of the Child Trust Fund, The Children’s Mutual they spell good news. David White, Chief Executive of The Children’s Mutual said: …

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