SIPPs: Fed up of poor SIPP deposit account rates? We look at the alternatives

SIPPs: Fed up of poor SIPP deposit account rates? We look at the alternativesOver the past few years all savers have been hit by a combination of low interest rates and rising inflation, making it impossible most people to get a real return, above inflation, on their savings. However, because the number of banks and building societies offering such accounts is fewer, SIPP (Self-Invested Personal Pension) deposit account investors have been harder hit. Even taking into account ...

Buying a property in a SIPP? 7 hints & tips

Buying a commercial property in a SIPP? 7 hints & tipsWe've recently seen a rise in the number of enquiries we get from people looking to buy commercial property in a SIPP. We therefore asked the Investment Sense SIPP team (pictured below) to come up with a few hints and tips to help you make the right decisions. 1. No residential property We still get the occasional enquiry from people wanting to put residential property, usually a holiday home, in a ...