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App only banking

Monzo launches packaged account with £15/mth fee – but is it worth it?

It comes with travel and mobile insurance, as well as interest and budgeting features

20 October 2020

Monzo to introduce new fees for UK cash withdrawals and card replacements

App-based bank Monzo is introducing new fees for customers who take out cash or order replacement cards from October – though you won't need to pay if you have Monzo Plus or rely on Monzo as your main bank account

1 September 2020

NatWest pulls the plug on app-only bank account Bó

NatWest's app-only bank account Bó is to shut down – less than six months after it launched.

1 May 2020

Al Rayan Bank to switch off online banking next week

Sharia bank Al Rayan has announced it will "switch off" online banking next week, sparking outrage among customers who are unable or unwilling to use an app to access their account

24 February 2020

Mobile bank N26 to close all UK accounts in April

N26 has announced it will stop operating in the UK

11 February 2020

NatWest launches app-only bank account Bó – but is it any good?

NatWest has launched an app-only bank account named Bo, offering built-in budgeting features and an eye-catching yellow card

29 November 2019

Monzo tops our bank apps poll as traditional banks lag behind

Challenger banks Monzo and Starling have scooped the top spots in our latest bank apps poll, with traditional banks left playing catch-up

19 July 2019

Monzo launches a premium account – but is it any good?

App-only bank Monzo has launched a premium service – but is it any good?

25 April 2019