banking

Banking meltdown? How not to go into the red

Tuesday, 06 November 2018 | Article

IT banking failures are increasingly common, leaving millions of customers locked out of their accounts. In some cases, customers are then falling prey to scammers. Here’s how to protect yourself

Savings update: RCI Bank raises rates for new and existing savers

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | News

Easy-access accounts continue to edge upwards after the launch of Goldman Sachs’s Marcus savings account with its market-busting 1.5%...

Scam watch: Number of young people acting as money mules rises by 26% in one year

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | News

The number of young people acting as money mules has risen by over a quarter in the last 12 months, new figures reveal.

I tangled myself in a web of mobile finance and it nearly got me in trouble

Friday, 05 October 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

I do everything in my financial life through my mobile phone. From current to savings accounts and credit cards and reward cards, I have turned my money fully digital and I find it makes managing money much easier.

Savings update: Charter Savings Bank chases table-topping Goldman Sachs

Wednesday, 03 October 2018 | News

Investment bank Goldman Sachs has launched an easy-access account with a table-topping interest rate.

Goldman Sachs launches market-busting 'Marcus' 1.5% easy access savings account to take on British banks

Thursday, 27 September 2018 | News

Investment bank Goldman Sachs is launching a new bank for British savers with a market-leading interest rate.

Savings update: could Goldman Sachs spark new competition and push up rates?

Wednesday, 26 September 2018 | News

Investment bank Goldman Sachs will launch details of its first savings account available to UK savers later this week. 

Bank customers lost over £500 million to fraudsters in just six months - here's how you can stay safe

Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | News

Fraudsters stole over £500 million from UK bank customers during the first half of 2018, new figures show.

RBS, NatWest and Ulster Bank hit by mobile and online banking outage

Friday, 28 September 2018 | News

Royal Bank of Scotland says it has resolved the issues that left NatWest, RBS and Ulster Bank customers locked out of their mobile and online accounts after banking services went down this morning.

Barclays customers can now manage their current accounts from rival providers through its app

Wednesday, 12 September 2018 | News

Barclays has joined the Open Banking revolution with the launch of a new feature on its banking app that will allow customers to manage multiple current accounts from different providers.