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First Direct tops first official bank service league table

New rules mean banks have to publish how likely their customers are to recommend them on service

15 August 2018

Bank switches topped 950,000 in past year - here are the winners and losers

Almost one million current account switches took place in the last 12 months

25 July 2018

'I claimed £3k for mis-sold PPI even though it paid out six times while I was sick'

A mortgage holder received a PPI reclaim payout of £3,364 - on a policy he previously claimed more than £12,000 from

29 June 2018

New service lets you tell several banks about a death with one form

A new service lets friends and family report the death of an individual to several banks at the same time

13 June 2018

Overpaid your First Direct mortgage? Check your credit report now

First Direct has agreed to change the way it reports mortgage overpayments to credit reference agencies

4 June 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

NatWest launches £125 switching offer - plus you can get 2% cashback on bills

NatWest has launched its first switching incentive in almost a decade offering £125 to new and existing customers

11 January 2018

New HSBC app will show ALL your accounts - even if they're with its rivals

HSBC is launching a new app that can show you your accounts from 21 different banks in one place

28 September 2017

Got an HSBC or First Direct card? You can now get cashback at Boots, Esso and more

First Direct and HSBC are offering cashback incentives when you use their credit or debit cards at certain retailers

5 September 2017

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

29 June 2017

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