Posts Tagged 'banking'

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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N26 Bank Pulls Out of the UK, Closing Down Hundreds-of-Thousands of Accounts

February 11, 2020 | Posted under: News

N26 Bank Pulls Out of the UK, Closing Down Hundreds-of-Thousands of Accounts They say the decision was influenced mainly by Brexit Popular challenger bank, N26, has made a bold decision to stop trading in the UK as a result of the outcome of Brexit. The German bank does not have a British banking licence and it has been successfully operating through what are known as ‘passporting rules’. However, the outcome of Brexit has meant that this will not be possible in the near future. Attaining…

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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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Barclays to BAN customers from making cash withdrawals from the Post Office

October 15, 2019 | Posted under: News

Barclays to BAN customers from making cash withdrawals from the Post Office The change comes despite more than 15 MILLION Post Office withdrawals last year From 8th January 2020, Barclays bank customers will no longer be able to withdraw their funds at the Post Office – and people are far from pleased about the upcoming change. The Post Office cash withdrawal limit was previously set at a daily rate of £300 for Barclays customers. To withdraw their money, customers will now have to visit…

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NatWest rolls out voice banking with Google Home

August 15, 2019 | Posted under: Technology

NatWest rolls out voice banking with Google Home You may already use Google to find your nearest Chinese takeaway, but you’ll now be able to ask it if you can afford one thanks to NatWest’s new collaboration with Google Home. The British bank will be trialling the service with an initial 500 customers, with those enrolled able to ask their Google smart speakers questions like… “Ok Google, how much money is in my account?” “Ok Google, what are my latest transactions?” “Ok…

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