Transfering HSBC ISA

edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in ISAs & Tax-free Savings
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edited 30 November -1 at 1:00AM in ISAs & Tax-free Savings
I have been trying to transfer my cash ISA to an ecash ISA. HSBC have told me via their online banking that I cannot do that. Is that right? As I thought I could transfer my ISA anytime.

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  • LokoloLokolo Forumite
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    You cannot do it online.

    You can transfer anytime.

    You have to fill in an ISA transfer form and it can take around 4 weeks (sometimes less, sometimes more) for the transfer to complete.
  • AegisAegis Forumite
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    The cash e-ISA is for new money only, so you shouldn't be able to do it.
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  • LokoloLokolo Forumite
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    Aegis wrote: »
    The cash e-ISA is for new money only, so you shouldn't be able to do it.

    ^^ and that :cool:
  • AegisAegis Forumite
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    Lokolo wrote: »
    ^^ and that :cool:
    It helps that I get asked this question on what seems like a daily basis! ;)
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