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Current accounts

New protection for victims of cash transfer scams

A new code of conduct for the way banks treat victims will come into force in September

28 February 2018

TSB launches £75 refer a friend current account offer

TSB customers can earn £75 for each friend they refer who switches to the bank, and their friend will get £75 too.

9 February 2018

Santander to scrap unarranged overdraft fees on 123 accounts

From July Santander is removing all unarranged overdraft fees on its current accounts that charge monthly fees

25 January 2018

Current-account switches topped 900,000 in 2017 - here's how you can get £200 for swapping banks

Current-account holders switched their bank more than 900,000 times last year according to the most recent figures

24 January 2018

How to play the bank bribe bonanza game and earn £1,000+

A host of banks are willing to pay you to switch – become a bank tart by switching again and again. Here's how

23 January 2018

Number of current account switches hits new low

The number of current account switches has dropped to a new low, according to figures released today

25 October 2017

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

26 July 2017

Banks to be forced to publish service data under new plans from regulator

Consumers could soon be given a clearer idea of how banks' and building societies' services differ

25 July 2017

NatWest and RBS cut Reward account cashback – is it still worth it?

NatWest has cut Reward account cashback from 3% to 2% and dropped the monthly fee from £3 to £2

26 June 2017

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

22 June 2017