Do you care more about your bank’s ethics, or its rates?MoneySaving Poll Results


It was tough to imagine banks' reputations could sink any lower. Then we had NatWest's screw-up, followed by the Barclays scandal, and potentially more revelations of moral bankruptcy to come. Yet does this really matter to you?


Overall Position Priority Average Rank
1st Customer Service: Speaking to real people who help 2.6
2nd Facilities: Either a nearby branch or good online banking 2.6
3rd Rates: Competitive interest and perks 2.9
4th Ethics: How the bank as a whole operate and behave 3.2
5th Brand: A bank I know 3.8

                   3380 people have ranked their priorities.

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