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Bill Davies

Senior Research Fellow, IPPR

Senior Research Fellow, IPPR

Lifetime ISAs - Strong Product, Weaker Policy

Encouraging more saving is a worthy objective that public policy should be looking to achieve, and this kind of measure will help younger people save for both of these events. However, like other recent initiatives, such as Help to Buy Mortgage Guarantees, or Starter Homes, they provide an attractive product for consumers now, but may prove much less helpful in the long-run.
18/03/2016 17:34 GMT