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PPI claimants winning four-figure payouts under new 'Plevin' rule

Banks have started to pay out £1,000s to people reclaiming PPI under a new rule

Current account switch decline – which banks were the winners and losers?

More than 900,000 current accounts were switched in the last 12 months – a drop of 15% compared with the previous year

Almost 40% of us now use banking apps

Almost 40% of UK adults now use banking apps, with about 30 transactions taking place every second

Nationwide to hike fee on flagship packaged bank account – is it still worth it?

Nationwide is overhauling its FlexPlus packaged account and increasing the £10/mth fee to £13/mth

Millions more can now earn up to £500 a year by referring friends to Nationwide

Nationwide has extended its 'refer a friend' scheme so millions more can earn up to £500 a year if their friends switch

Free £200 vs 3% on £15k savings vs £600 of insurance

Banks are desperate for your custom. Customers complain about their bank's services, but why bitch when you can switch?

Nationwide scraps travel insurance perk

Nationwide will become the latest current account provider to axe a key switching incentive, MSE can reveal

£300+ of free cash for bagging top deals

Incl last chance £35 M&S vouchers, £100 switching to one of four top current accounts plus more quick cash & vouchers

You CAN claim a refund from your credit card company for Hotpoint tumble dryers, Ombudsman rules

A faulty Hotpoint tumble dryer owner refused a refund by his credit card firm Nationwide has had the decision overturned

Nationwide customers hit by payments glitch – are you affected?

Outbound standing orders could leave the accounts of Nationwide customers late, understands

Fewer than 1% of current accounts switched in 2016

Switching is rising, but from a tiny base as just 0.8% of the 68m accounts were switched in the first half of 2016

Halifax slashes Help to Buy ISA rate for new customers

Halifax has cut the interest rate of its Help to Buy ISA from 4% to 2.5% for new customers

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