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Victims of bank transfer scams could be left unprotected from 1 Jan

Banks can't agree how to refund blameless bank transfer victims, it has emerged

15 November 2019

NatWest and RBS to scrap bills cashback – what you need to know

About 1.7 million NatWest and RBS Reward customers will stop earning cashback on their bills from February

12 November 2019

Bank of Scotland unveils new £20 note

Bank of Scotland has unveiled the design of its new polymer £20 note, to enter circulation early next year

7 November 2019

Barclays reverses decision on post office cash withdrawals

Barclays has scrapped plans to stop customers being able to withdraw cash from post offices

25 October 2019

Good Samaritan finds man's wallet... and gets in touch with him via four 1p bank transfers

A good samaritan who found a wallet in a central London road has returned it to its owner - after getting in touch with him via four separate 1p bank transfers, each containing information on how he could be contacted

15 October 2019

New £20 note unveiled ahead of February release

The design for the new polymer £20 note – set to be released in February next year – has been unveiled by the Bank of England

10 October 2019

212 million paper fivers and tenners still out there – how to make them spendable again

Millions of old-style paper £5 and £10 notes worth over £1.5 billion still haven't been returned to the Bank of England, over a year since the last of them were taken out of circulation

28 August 2019

Barclays current account customers hit by most internet banking incidents

Barclays current account customers faced the most internet banking issues in the past year, data released by the financial watchdog shows

21 August 2019

Capital One credit card customers hit by IT issues

Credit card provider Capital One has apologised for ongoing "technical issues", as customers say they are unable to log into their accounts or make payments

20 August 2019

Halifax to shake up Ultimate Reward account fees – are you a winner or loser?

Halifax is to change the fees it charges on its Ultimate Reward packaged bank account from November, can reveal. If you spend a lot on your debit card or have a high account balance you could pay less, but many who don't meet the criteria will pay more - we've full info and analysis

16 August 2019

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