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    Your copy of Investing for Children for Dummies can be downloaded at the link below.

    If you have any questions, please call our contact centre on 0800 369 8557, and we'll be happy to help.

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  • Investing for Children

    Watch our Essential Guide and find out what you need to know to start saving for your child’s future.

  • How to Invest

    Open an F&C Savings Plan:

    Call: 0800 369 8557

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  •  F&C Children's Investment Plan (CIP) key points

    •  Eligible for children under 18 years old
    • Anyone can open an account and invest on behalf of a child
    • Flexibility - customers can choose to either invest £250 as a starter sum (subsequent investments at £100), and/or monthly installments of £25
    • No investment allowance limit

    Charges and fees

    • Annual fee - £25 + VAT
    • Postal dealing fee* - £12 (sale and purchase)
    • Online dealing fee* - £8 (sale and purchase)
    • Government stamp duty - 0.5% (on purchase of UK shares only)

    Apply online today to maximise your potential savings


    Our savings plans for children

    We offer a comprehensive suite of savings products for children, ideal for parents, grandparents and relatives wanting to save a nest egg for their little ones.


     *Charges do not apply to the reinvestment of dividends and/or monthly instalments

Information in this section of the Website is directed solely at persons who are located in the UK and can be categorised as retail clients. Nothing on this website is, or is intended to be, an offer, advice, or an invitation, to buy or sell any investments. Please read our full terms and conditions and the relevant Key Information Documents (“KID”) before proceeding further with any investment product referred to on this website. This website is not suitable for everyone, and if you are at all unsure whether an investment product referenced on this website will meet your individual needs, please seek advice before proceeding further with such product.



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