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    I have got around £2000 to put into a savings account but I am a bit confused. I can leave it in to bank and not touch it for 2 years if that helps. But what is the best account for me to put the money into (I have it as cash).
    So does anyone know the best account I can put this money into?
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    At the moment, its very difficult to get anything, due to the very low interest rates.

    You may want to consider a savings account, or maybe an ISA account.

    http://www.moneysavingexpert.com/savings/best-cash-isa

    That should help you out a lot.
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    you have £2000 cash?! what did you do, rob a jewelerry store or something :P

    on a serious note, do as the post above says. ISA's ftw.
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    If you're happy enough to leave it for over a year, then there are some savings accounts with 2 year bonds ad 4% interest (last time I checked that site). ING Direct have a savings account that is 3% interest (fixed, unlike most variable accounts which are too low at the moment) for a year and you can access the money at any time without any charges.

    Take into consideration if the interest rate is fixed or variable, if there's a charge to dip into your savings, how often you're given the interest (most are annual) and what the minimum amount is that you can open it with.

    ISAs are a good alternative to savings accounts but most interest rates are really low atm.
 
 
 

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