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Government sells remaining stake in Lloyds

Wednesday, 17 May 2017 | News

Lloyds Banking Group has now fully returned to private ownership, as the government has today confirmed it’s sold its remaining stake in the Group.

Introductory bonuses drive 57% of current account switches

Monday, 15 May 2017 | News

Introductory offers are the main reason consumers switch their current account to a new provider, reveal the results of a Moneywise poll of 3,000 readers.

I’ve been locked out of my bank account by Barclays

Thursday, 11 May 2017 | Article

This article was written by Moneywise's Fight for your Rights columnist Simon Read in response to a reader’s query.

Have you won Moneywise’s £1,000 prize draw?

Monday, 08 May 2017 | News

Almost 50,000 people voted in the Moneywise Customer Service Awards 2017 – and one lucky participant has scooped a £1,000 cash prize.

Deal of the week: locate UK cash machines with free app

Friday, 05 May 2017 | News

Never be left without cash again. A new app has been launched this week, which can locate more than 70,000 cash machines across the UK.

Consumers hit by £300 million unarranged overdraft fees

Thursday, 04 May 2017 | News

Going overdrawn continues to be a costly mistake with consumers paying a combined £300 million in unarranged overdraft fees in the past year.

M&S boosts current account switching bonus to £185

Thursday, 27 April 2017 | News

M&S Bank has increased the reward given to consumers who move their current account, with £185 in gift vouchers now offered to switchers.

Triodos to launch ethical current account – how does it compare?

Wednesday, 26 April 2017 | News

Triodos Bank has today unveiled a new ethical current account, with customers able to open it from June 2017.

Tesco Bank reopens 3% interest current account but tightens eligibility criteria

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 | News

Tesco Bank has reopened applications for its 3% interest current account, although new customers face restrictions if they want to earn the headline rate.

Halifax slashes current account switching bonus, should you still move?

Wednesday, 01 March 2017 | News

Halifax has reduced the cash incentive it offers to new customers switching to its current accounts.