current accounts

Banking on the go: Tap into the latest ways to spend and save

Thursday, 01 March 2018 | Article

Make the most of mobile banking via your smartphone. From app-only accounts to budget and money-saving tools, managing your money has got a whole lot easier.

Current account users hit with £152 a year in ‘hidden fees’

Friday, 09 February 2018 | News

Current account customers unwittingly rack up significant charges each year, new research reveals.

Number of free-to-use cash machines could ‘significantly fall’

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 | News

Plans to cut the fees ATM hosts earn could lead to a “significant reduction” in free-to-use cash machines, one expert has warned.  

‘I wouldn’t use open banking’, say three in four Moneywise users

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 | News

Nearly three in four (73%) users would not use open banking, according to the results of our recent poll of over 900 people.

Monzo sets prepaid card closure deadline for April

Thursday, 18 January 2018 | News

Monzo users who still have prepaid cards will soon be given 60 days’ notice that their cards will stop working if they don’t upgrade to a current account.

Metro Bank extends current account across the UK

Thursday, 18 January 2018 | News

Metro Bank will now accept online applications for its current account, opening the product up to customers across the UK.

Open banking arrives in the UK – what does it mean for you?

Saturday, 13 January 2018 | News

A potential revolution in banking starts today, although many customers are still unaware that changes are occurring.

NatWest launches £125 current account switch offer

Friday, 12 January 2018 | News

NatWest is offering £125 to customers who switch to one of its current accounts - its first switching offer since 2009.

Hidden treasure: Unearth your lost accounts

Thursday, 04 January 2018 | Article

Thousands of pounds could be lying in dormant accounts and lost pensions. Here’s how to track down your cash.

Five banks fail to meet open banking deadline

Thursday, 21 December 2017 | News

Five banks have been given extra time to comply with the new “open banking” rules after it became clear they would miss the January 2018 deadline.