Gross rate is the contractual rate of interest payable before the deduction of income tax at the rate specified by law, currently 20%.
Net rate is the rate of interest which would be payable after allowing for the deduction of income tax at the rate specified, currently 20%.
AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded each year (as every advert for a savings product which quotes an interest rate will contain an AER, you will be able to compare more easily what return you can expect from your savings over time).
The tax free rate is the contractual rate of interest payable where interest is exempt from income tax.
The Melton Mowbray Building Society is a participant in the Financial Services Compensation Scheme established under the Financial Services and Market Act 2000.
Rate of interest payable depends on individual circumstances and may be subject to change in the future.
Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and may be subject to change in the future.