Explore all services


Current accounts news library

  • Apathy costs savers dear

    More than a quarter (26%) of savers are missing out on better returns because they have ‘given up’ looking for higher interest rates, according to our new research at MoneySup

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 12 November 2013

  • In the red? Best bank accounts for your overdraft

    Competition in the current account market has improved dramatically in recent months.  

    Rachel Wait

    Updated: 06 November 2013

  • Co-operative Bank to close 15% of branches

    The troubled Co-operative Bank is to close at least 15 percent of its branches as a part of its bailout deal, the Co-operative Group has announced.

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 05 November 2013

  • Six ways to de-stress your financial life

    We all get stressed at times - and money worries are a common cause. To mark National Stress Awareness Day last Wednesday, which promotes awareness of the dangers of excessive

    Jessica Bown

    Updated: 05 November 2013

  • ‘I switched my bank account – it was easy’

    According to one of our recent polls, more than half of people (58%) still have their current account with the first bank they ever joined – and 45% have never even thought ab

    Laura Howard

    Updated: 31 October 2013

  • How to get the best bank account

    Spanish banking giant Santander has, as of Saturday, October 19, scrapped its range of packaged accounts, leaving thousands of customers without the benefits they previously e

    Rachel Wait

    Updated: 17 October 2013

  • 5 ways to be better off with the same money

    Making your salary last the month is a challenge for many of us. But if you’ve made as many cutbacks as you possibly can and your bank balance is still looking a little sickly

    Rachel Wait

    Updated: 16 October 2013

  • Focus on: Clear debt with Nationwide FlexDirect

    According to the latest figures from the British Bankers’ Association (BBA), the nation owed a collective £7,741m in overdrafts in August this year – that’s a hell of a lot of

    Laura Howard

    Updated: 26 September 2013

  • Back to basics: All you need to know about bank accounts

    A bank account enables you to manage your money, so you can pay cash in and make withdrawals whenever you want to.

    Melanie Wright

    Updated: 26 September 2013

  • Join the bank account switching revolution!

    The 7-Day Switch Service was introduced by the Payments Council on September 16 in a bid to make the process of switching current accounts much easier and to encourage more pe

    Rachel Wait

    Updated: 25 September 2013

< Previous91 to 100 (of 276) Next >