banks

Vanishing cash machines: Has your community lost access to ATMs?

Friday, 19 January 2018 | News

Communities are losing access to cash machines and the problem is set to get worse, according to research from Which?.

Jargon busting: Do financial firms deliberately confuse customers?

Thursday, 18 January 2018 | Article

Financial providers can leave you baffled by the complex language they use. We look at whether firms play by the rules.

Few consumers switch banks after fraud attempt

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 | News

One in 10 consumers say they have cancelled a credit or debit card in the last year because of a fraud attack, although few have subsequently moved to another bank.

Co-op Group sells remaining Co-op Bank stake

Thursday, 21 September 2017 | News

The Co-operative Group no longer owns any part of the Co-operative Bank after it completed the sale of its remaining stake in the business.

Monzo users hit by card outage: Carry alternative payment

Friday, 04 August 2017 | News

Challenger bank Monzo has warned customers with its prepaid card to carry a backup card with them for the next few days as it’s experiencing difficulties with its payments technology, meaning cards are only working...

Clydesdale and Yorkshire launch first online saver – how does it compare?

Tuesday, 27 June 2017 | News

Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank have unveiled their first online savings account, but should you open one?

Co-op Bank puts sale on ice but says it’s still “business as usual for customers”

Monday, 26 June 2017 | News

The Co-operative (Co-op) Bank has withdrawn itself from sale but says there’s no change for its four million customers.

Royal Bank of Scotland voted UK’s least trustworthy provider for fourth year

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 | News

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has been voted the least trustworthy financial services provider for the fourth year in a row by readers of Moneywise.

Ford Money launches 4% regular saver

Monday, 22 May 2017 | News

Ford Money has launched a regular saver paying 4% interest for a year, with no restrictions on who can apply for the account.

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.