Royal Bank of Scotland: Black Account

Provider:
Royal Bank of Scotland
Account:Black Account
Account ratings
Account ratings
Online service - 4.2
Call centre service - 3.86
Branch service - 4.13
Trustworthiness - 4.02
Opening the account
Minimum Income £100,000
Minimum Age 18 years
Maximum Age -
Existing customers only -
Area restrictions There are no area restrictions that apply to this account.
Overdrafts and charges
Monthly Charge £26
Overdraft facilities
Automatic overdraft facility £0
Interest Free Overdraft Limit £500
Authorised overdraft rate 14.89% APR/EAR
Authorised overdraft charge There is no authorised overdraft charge.
Unauthorised overdraft rate 0% APR/EAR
Overdraft related charges Paid item max fee - £0
Paid item max no - 0
Unpaid item max fee - £60
Unpaid item max no - 10
Stepped cheque charge - £10
Overseas charges (Europe only) Forex fee - 2.75%
Charge for £100 ATM withdrawal - £2
Charge for £100 debit card transaction - £0
Account charges ATM withdrawal - £0
Transactions - £0
Bankers draft - £20
Special clearance - £15
CHAPS - £20
Duplicate statement - £3
Interest rates and other incentives
Headline interest rate 0.5% AER
Rate tiers
Gross Rate Excluding BonusGross Rate Including BonusAER
£10.10%0.10%0.10%
£10,0000.25%0.25%0.25%
£25,0000.50%0.50%0.50%
Maximum balance for interest -
Minimum initial deposit £0
Minimum Monthly Credit £0
Interest paid Monthly
Incentives Annual travel insurance -
Breakdown insurance -
Discount vouchers -
Savings sweep -
Other Insurance - no
Other incentive - Offsetting is available - the account can be offset against a mortgage balance as part of an offsetting service. Bespoke Insurance brokerage service - an alternative, tailored service for non-standard risks, including properties with more than six bedrooms, yachts and works of art.
Service information
Free banking
Account access Telephone
Branch
Internet
Post office
Services available Standing order
Direct debit
Bill payment
Round-up savings
Text alerts
Text mini statements
ATM mini statements
Cards / cheques provided Debit card
ATM card
Cheque book
Passbook
Maximum ATM withdrawal £750
Time for cheque to clear 4 days
Statement frequency monthly