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Help and Guides

Whatever your plans for the future, whether that be paying off your mortgage, university for your children, or a comfortable retirement, the chances are that you will need some careful planning to help you achieve your goals.

A guide to investments

This guide will take you through the basics; Why invest? What are the options? What should you consider before you sign on the dotted line?

A guide to investing with your ISA allowance

This guide explains how to make best use of your yearly tax allowance so that your investments work even harder.

A guide to investments for children

This guide will explain how you can plan for your child's financial future.

A guide to using investments for your retirement planning

If you are looking to start retirement planning, are approaching retirement or already retired this guide is designed to help you understand this area further.

Helpful Banking

Protecting your money

Your eligible deposits with RBS are protected up to a total of £75,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK’s deposit protection scheme. This limit is applied to the total of any deposits you have with the following: Royal Bank of Scotland, Direct Line, the One Account, Child & Co, Drummonds and Holt's. Any total deposits you hold above the £75,000 limit between these brands are not covered.

Further information is available here or visit www.fscs.org.uk .