current accounts

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...

Co-op Bank launches £125 current account switching offer

Tuesday, 01 August 2017 | News

The Co-operative Bank has launched a new £125 current account switching offer, which also donates money to help young homeless people in the UK.

Nationwide is biggest gainer from current account switching

Wednesday, 26 July 2017 | News

Nationwide Building Society enjoyed stronger current account growth than any other provider during the last quarter of 2016.

Consumers warned over the future of free current accounts

Friday, 30 June 2017 | News

Free current accounts could all but disappear from the UK banking scene in the future, the chair of an investigation into the market has warned.

Bank customers set for sort code and account number switch – are you affected?

Wednesday, 05 July 2017 | News

Hundreds of thousands of bank customers will be forced to change their sort codes and account numbers in the next 18 months.

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The Co-operative (Co-op) Bank has withdrawn itself from sale but says there’s no change for its four million customers.

Deal of the week: earn £200 for switching your current account

Friday, 23 June 2017 | News

Move your current account to HSBC and stay for a year and you can earn a £200 switching bonus.

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.

Bank of Scotland to cut Vantage interest rate – should you move your current account?

Friday, 09 June 2017 | News

Bank of Scotland will cut the headline rate offered on its Vantage current account this weekend, so is it time to move your money?