Savings: Should you be tempted by ‘mini’ bonds?

Opposition chats write on the blackboardThere seems to be precious little expectation that interest rates will start to rise anytime soon, so savers can be excused for considering other options to try and improve on the return they receive. One option is to consider so-called ‘mini’ bonds, which are gaining greater prominence with recent launches from the likes of the rugby club, Harlequins. But, should you be tempted? What additional risks does the higher rate of interest come with? Are the rates that much better? Read on as we explain more. What are ‘mini’ ...