current accounts

Paper £10 notes to be withdrawn from March 2018

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 | News

Paper £10 notes featuring Charles Darwin will cease to be legal tender from 11.59pm on 1 March 2018, the Bank of England has announced.

Monzo users plagued by yet more card outages

Thursday, 26 October 2017 | News

Monzo has apologised to its 450,000 prepaid card users for multiple system failures, which have left customers unable to make payments in recent days.

How to get 3.28% interest on your £10,000 savings – the Moneywise model savings portfolio

Friday, 10 November 2017 | Article

Cash savers continue to battle against low interest rates and poor returns across the market, but there are ways to get more out of your savings pot.

Current account switching – the winners, the losers, and the best deals

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 | News

Nationwide was the biggest net winner of current account switches in the first three months of this year, according to new data.

Keep it current – use a bank account to maximise your savings

Tuesday, 24 October 2017 | Article

While rates have nudged up recently, it is still hard to get a good return on savings you may need to access it in an emergency.

Clydesdale and Yorkshire banks launch £250 current account switch offer

Monday, 23 October 2017 | News

New customers who switch to one of Clydesdale or Yorkshire banks’ current accounts can earn a £250 cash bonus when they use the seven-day Current Account Switching Service (CASS).

Monzo to close prepaid card sign ups this week – users to be migrated to current accounts

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 | News

Monzo users are to be contacted and offered access to a new Monzo current account in the next eight weeks, and new sign ups to prepaid cards are set to be closed this week.

Halifax relaunches £125 switching offer – should you move your current account?

Wednesday, 04 October 2017 | News

Halifax has increased its current account switching incentive to £125 as it battles to win new customers.

NatWest and RBS overhaul overdraft charges

Thursday, 10 August 2017 | News

NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) have become the latest banks to alter their overdraft charging structure.

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...