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Banks to defer mortgage payments and increase credit limits for those struggling due to coronavirus

Several major banks have announced support measures for customers affected by coronavirus, including mortgage payment holidays and increased credit limits

10 March 2020

Barclays announces overdraft shake-up with interest rates of 35%

Barclays will be replacing its daily overdraft fees with a single interest rate of 35% from March - we've full info on whether you'll pay more or less after the changes

8 January 2020

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

PPI phone lines jammed and banks' websites crash as claims flood in on deadline day

Hours ahead of the PPI deadline, Santander's PPI enquiry form has been "temporarily unavailable" while customers of other banks are reporting website problems and waits of up to 90 minutes on the phone. The deadline to claim is 11.59pm TODAY (Thursday) - so here's what to do if you're affected

29 August 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

Barclays to hike Blue Rewards fee to £4/mth

Barclays will increase the cost of its Blue Rewards scheme from £3 to £4 per month this summer, MoneySavingExpert.com can reveal

24 May 2019

Barclays lets customers block gambling transactions

Barclays has today become the first UK high street bank to allow you to block payments to certain categories of retailer, such as gambling services and premium rate websites and phone lines, in a bid to help vulnerable customers

11 December 2018

MPs launch inquiry into banking IT failures

An influential group of MPs has launched an inquiry into IT failures at financial institutions, after a series of major outages this year at several different banks

22 November 2018

Barclays online and telephone banking down

Customers have been reporting issues for the past couple of hours

20 September 2018

New Barclays app feature to show your accounts with seven other banks

Barclays has launched a new feature on its mobile app that will enable all its customers to view their current accounts with seven other banks all in one place

14 September 2018

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