Posts Tagged 'bank benefits'

NatWest’s Switching Bonus Offers £175 to New and Existing Customers

February 14, 2020 | Posted under: News

NatWest’s Switching Bonus Offers £175 to New and Existing Customers This is one of the best bank switch offers available in 2020 NatWest is offering both new and existing customers a bonus of £175 for switching to a NatWest current account. To qualify for the NatWest switch bonus, customers must use the Current Account Switch Service to close down their existing current account with another bank, easily moving all of its incoming and outgoing payments to a fresh NatWest current…

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The best packaged bank accounts of 2020

January 15, 2020 | Posted under: Money Advice

The best packaged bank accounts of 2020 We reveal the best packaged bank accounts for insurance extras like travel, breakdown cover and mobile phone insurance and identify the ones that are actually worth their monthly fee. From mobile phone and travel insurance to car breakdown cover and interest-free overdrafts, bank accounts can come with a variety of added perks these days. Known as 'packaged bank accounts', they come with a monthly fee that is taking directly out of your account by your bank…

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Barclays reverse decision to prevent banking at the Post Office

November 7, 2019 | Posted under: Banks

Barclays reverse decision to prevent banking at the Post Office Barclays bosses have announced that customers will still be able to withdraw cash from their local Post Office following outrage from customers and members of Parliament. An email to customers read: “We wrote to you recently about changes to the way you could withdraw cash at the Post Office. We’re pleased to let you know we’ve changed our decision and we’ll continue to offer cash withdrawals at…

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Starling Bank and CreditLadder to make life easier for first-time buyers

July 17, 2019 | Posted under: News

Starling Bank and CreditLadder to make life easier for first-time buyers Mobile-only bank, Starling, have teamed up with CreditLadder to let you use your monthly rent payments to help build up your credit score. The service will send reports of your rent payments directly to Experian, in the hope that by providing proof of a regular outgoing payment, you will be rewarded with a better credit score and an increased chance of being accepted for your first mortgage. What is…

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Best banking apps 2017

July 13, 2017 | Posted under: Money Advice

Best banking apps 2017More and more often we are using our smartphones to carry out our banking transactions – the most recent British Bankers’ Association (BBA) data available, from 2015, shows that consumers logged into mobile banking apps a staggering 73.8 million times a week – up from 18.6 million logins a week in 2014. During the same period, in-branch banking transactions fell by 6% – so can banking apps replace face-to-face transactions? Are banking apps safe? And…

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