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LINK adds thousands of Post Offices to its ATM locator app

Friday, 21 June 2019 | News

Cash machine network provider Link has updated its ATM locator app to include thousands of Post Office locations across the country.

Facebook launches its own money 'Libra' and promises a global digital currency to make payments via your smartphone

Tuesday, 18 June 2019 | News

Social media platform Facebook has announced its own cryptocurrency, called ‘Libra’ that aims to be ‘global money.’

Most bank customers want £500 to switch accounts

Friday, 14 June 2019 | News

Most consumers are not switching banks because they are happy with their bank and the incentives on offer are not high enough, according to a new study.

Moneywise Customer Service Awards 2019: the winners revealed, as voted by you

Friday, 14 June 2019 | News

The winners, highly commended and most trusted financial firms for customer service were announced last night at a gala dinner in central London.

Banks banned from charging rip-off overdraft fees in radical shakeup, but changes could end free-to-use banking

Friday, 07 June 2019 | News

Fixed fees for overdrafts will be banned under radical new plans unveiled by the financial watchdog.

The digital banking revolution is here. So why are so few people putting their salaries into app-only bank accounts?

Tuesday, 28 May 2019 | News

Despite a slew of digital-only banks exploding onto the scene, just one in 10 of us has switched all our banking services to one.

Trusting technology: Brits demand more but trust less from their banks

Monday, 03 June 2019 | Blog | By Jessica Exton

There are conflicting views among the British public when it comes to the expectation for their banks to roll out the latest technologies vs their adoption.

Digital banking app Loot goes bust after it fails to secure financial backing from RBS

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | News

Banking app Loot has entered administration after allegedly running out of cash.

Post Office network is at “tipping point” with thousands of branches at risk of closure

Monday, 20 May 2019 | News

The Post Office network is on the brink of collapse, with thousands of branches set to close in the coming year, it has been claimed.

Metro Bank tells customers their cash is safe after false social media rumours cause queues at branches

Monday, 13 May 2019 | News

Metro Bank has reassured customers that their money is safe after false rumours on social media at the weekend suggested the bank was experiencing financial problems.