Prepare for your child's future
What should you know?
• A Junior Stocks & Shares ISA is a tax efficient investment account for children under the age of 18. Invest up to £9,000 per year in a tickr JISA.
• All you have to do is download the tickr app, complete our sign-up process and start investing with as little as £5 for your child!
• tickr is an Impact Investment platform, that means every investment goes into portfolios made up of companies that aim to produce a positive social or environmental impact, alongside a financial return.
Pick a theme your children care about and invest in a portfolio of pre-selected companies that align with your values.
Pick between a cautious, balanced and adventurous portfolio for your child's account.
Head to the dashboard and tap on the new account button at the top!
Invest in what matters to your child. Each theme is built into a portfolio invested in dozens of companies making a difference in the world.
We designed the app to be as simple as possible, no need to worry about feeling out of your depth.
Signing up is totally free, it takes two minutes to open an account and you can start with just £5
For the adult...
The adult opening the account must be (1) the parent or legal guardian of the child, (2) over the age of 16 themselves and (3) have parental responsibility for the child.
For the child...
A child can open a Junior Stocks & Shares ISA if they (1) live in the United Kingdom, (2) Are under the age of 18 at the point of the account opening and (3) they do not already have a Child Trust Fund (CTF).
My child has a Junior Cash ISA elsewhere:
Not a problem, you are free to go ahead and open a Junior Stocks & Shares ISA with tickr! You can also transfer the cash in your Child’s Cash ISA to a tickr Stocks and Shares JISA.
My child has a Junior Stocks & Shares ISA elsewhere:
If you want to invest with impact through tickr for your child, you can transfer your existing Stocks & Shares JISA into tickr. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org
When your child turns 18, their Junior Stocks & Shares ISA will turn into an adult Stocks and Shares ISA. This will be in the control of your child and they are able to withdraw their funds at any point in time they choose.
To give access over to your child, contact support and we will be able to set them up with access to their very own tickr Stocks & Shares ISA!
We charge a simple and affordable £1 a month fee on balances below £3,000. When your JISA balance exceeds this, you will also pay 0.30% on the portion of your investment above £3,000.
For example, if the JISA holds £5,000 in your account for 12 months, you would pay £1.42 a month for the investment platform. External fund fees ranging from 0.24-0.49% also apply.
We only offer longer term investment products, and as with all investing, your capital is at risk.
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