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Over a third of UK bank branches have closed in the last five years
More than 3,000 banks have closed down while others have reduced opening times
NatWest mobile users can now pay off their credit card with a cheaper fixed fee
NatWest credit card customers are being given the option to pay off their large purchases with a fixed monthly fee rather than…
"I was scammed out of £30,000 - but NatWest has paid me back the money - and 8% interest"
CASE UPDATE: Regular readers will recall the story of JS of Basingstoke who was tricked into transferring £30,000 out of his…
Bank IT failures damaging credit scores of thousands of customers
Bank IT failures are not just proving to be a huge inconvenience for customers, they are also damaging their credit scores,…
The day crooks tried to buy £600 of champagne with my debit card
Even financial journalists can be targeted by fraudsters, as Edmund Greaves has discovered I like…
Santander to close 140 branches: find out if your local bank will be axed
Santander has announced plans to axe nearly a quarter of its branch network in a move that will affect thousands of customers…
Rural cash machines to be saved by bumper fees for local operators - but thousands could still disappear
Cash machine operators are to be given a “super premium” in remote areas to help reduce the number of ATM closures.Link…
Why can’t I write a cheque in blue ink?
Moneywise helps a reader trying to pay in chequesI run two charities and tried to pay some cheques into my bank…
Britain risks 'sleepwalking' into a cashless society that could leave millions struggling
Britain risks sleepwalking into a cashless society that could leave millions of people struggling, a new report warns.
Savings update: More savings accounts to match Goldman Sachs
Rates on easy-access accounts are floating upwards.