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Barclays Smart Investor is designed to help you make your own investment decisions so you can achieve your financial goals.
Whether you want to generate income or grow your savings, you’ll find an investment account and a wide range of investment opportunities to suit your needs.What is Smart Investor?
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If you’re new to investing, knowing where to start isn’t always easy. Our guide can get you started.
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Remember the value of investments can fall as well as rise. You may not get back what you invest. If you’re not sure about investing, seek independent advice.
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What is the Smart Investor service?
Smart Investor, the direct investing service from Barclays, is designed to help you make your own investment decisions so you can achieve your financial goals.
- A cutting-edge service that makes investing easy
- Simple pricing with no hidden charges
- Tools, content and research that help you make smarter investment decisions
- One home for your Barclays banking and investments
- Investment accounts and opportunities to suit your needs.
Find out how our principles of investing can help you establish a solid foundation.
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