current accounts

The top current accounts for students heading off to university

Wednesday, 01 August 2018 | Article

Whether you’re a student heading off to university this autumn or a parent or grandparent keen to ensure your children or grandchildren are armed with the best financial start when they leave home for the first time,

Halifax cuts bonus on its Reward current accounts - again

Thursday, 26 July 2018 | News

Halifax Reward account customers will be displeased at yet another reduction in the monthly bonus.

Santander moves to end unarranged overdraft fees - but only on fee-paying accounts

Monday, 09 July 2018 | News

Some Santander customers will no longer pay fees if they go into an unarranged overdraft, the bank has announced.

Lloyds Bank cuts Club Lloyds interest rate

Monday, 25 June 2018 | News

Lloyds Bank Club Lloyds current account holders will be dismayed to find their in-credit interest rate is being cut.

RBS joins the current account switching fray with a £100 cash bonus

Friday, 01 June 2018 | News

RBS has become the latest bank to launch a new switching incentive, following in the footsteps of Barclays, First Direct, HSBC, and NatWest.

Mobile banking to overtake online banking in 2019

Friday, 25 May 2018 | News

Mobile banking has never been more popular and is set to overtake online banking in 2019, according to a new forecast.

Current account switching: which incentives get customers going?

Friday, 25 May 2018 | Article

Current account switching offers have taken a different path of late, with upfront cash offers declining while reward schemes and non-monetary offers are on the rise.

HSBC relaunches £200 switching offer

Thursday, 24 May 2018 | News

The switching stakes for banking customers are heating up as HSBC relaunches its £200 switching offer. 

NatWest launches £100 switching offer - how does it compare?

Thursday, 17 May 2018 | News

Current account customers looking for a new bank might want to consider switching to NatWest.

RBS chief executive questioned over branch closures

Tuesday, 08 May 2018 | News

RBS customers face uncertainty in Scotland over branch closures, as the bank’s chief executive Ross McEwan appears for questioning before the Scottish Affairs Committee.