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Child Bond


What is it?

It's tax-free investing using your child's tax exempt savings allowance exclusively available to friendly societies.

What is it for?

It's a fixed-term investment which could provide your child with a tax-free lump sum to help them take their first footsteps into adult life.

At a glance

Start from an affordable £10 to £25 a month.

Your child will receive a guaranteed minimum cash sum after either 10 years of investing, or on their 18th or 21st birthday.

Available to children aged under 16 who are resident in the UK.

Invest and be automatically entered into our prize draw. T&Cs apply.

How it works

Read on to find out more about how our Child Bond works and consider whether an Investment Bond is right for them.

Apply online

Starting your plan with Scottish Friendly is safe, easy and you can complete your application online today. Once you're comfortable with the way our Child Bond works, make sure you've read the Product Guide and Key Information Document and then you can apply online.

Helping families to save and invest for over 150 years

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