P227 CEEFAX 227 Tue 22 Jul 21:13/51  CEEFAX FAMILY FINANCE 3/3  FOCUS  BEATING INFLATION WITH THE NS The one National Savings scheme open to savers of all ages is the Save As You Earn contract, or SAYE. The present Third Issuf provides for 60 monthly contributions, each of between £4 and £20. Full index-linking applies over the five-year tfrm of the contract; and savengs may be left in the scheme for a further two years if wantfd. Therf's one catch: if you miss more than six contributions, intfrest is reduced to an annual 6pc. + MORE IN A MOMENT
P227 CEEFAX 227 Tue 22 Jul 21:01/00  CEEFAX FAMILY FINANCE 1/3  FOCUS  BEATING INFLA HFN WITH THE NS Index-linking is just the thing at a time of high inflation, as retired civil servants must know to their advantage. Recent Governments have come under a lot of pressurd to back their pledges of lower inflation with a variety of index-linked schemes. Understandably, perhaps, little has been offered so far. ghat is available, however, is always worthwhile. + MORE IN A MOMENT
P227 CEEFAX 227 Tue 22 Jul 21:20/04  xt CEEFAX FAMILY FINANCE 2/3  NBPS  BEATING INFLATION WITH THE NS The National Sa6ings movement offers two index-linked savings schemes. Thd better-known of the two, perhaps, is the NS Retirdment rrtd, whose savings certificatds are bettdr known as "granny bonds". These ard available to women aged 60+ and men aged 65+, who can invest up to £1,200 each. Funds must be investdd for at least a year to qualify for index,linking.
P227 CEEFAX 227 Tue 22 Jul 21:20/00  CEEFAX FAMILY FINANCE 3/3  FOCUS  The one National Savi.fb scheme open to savers of all ages is the Save As You Earn contract, or SAYE The present Third rrve provides for 60 monthly contributions, each of between £4 and £20. Full inddx-linking applies over the five-year tfrm of the contract; and sab—lgs may be left in the scheme for a further two years if wantdd. There's one catch: if you miss more than six condributions, —ntdrdst is peduced to an annual 6pc. + MORE IN A MOMENT
P227 CEEFAX 227 Tue 22 Jul 21:13/35  CEEFAX FAMILY FINANCE 2/3  FOCUS  BEATING INFLATION WITH THE NS The National Savings movement offers two index-linked savings schemes. The better-known of the two, perhaps, is the NS Retirement0Hssue, whose savings certificates are better known as "granny bonds"V These are available to women aged 60+ and men aged 65+, who can invest up to £1,200 each. Funds must be invested for at least a year to qualify for index-linking. + MORE IN A MOMENT
P227 CEEFAX 227 Tue 22 Jul 21:02/01 The present Third Issue provades for 60 monthly contributions, each of be—ween £4 and £20. Full index-lin£hng applies over the five-year tdrm of the contract; and savangs may be left in the scheme for a furthfr two years if wanted. There's ond catch: if you Ehss Enpd than six contributIons, inte—est is reduced to an annual 6pc. + MORE IN A MOMENT