Tag Archives: HSBC

Fearful, cowardly banks freezing accounts of charities

British charities working in conflict zones are having their business bank accounts closed left and right thanks to fearful, and cowardly banking providers.

Good news for savers and current account holders alike

It’s a rare week when I don’t have anything to complain about, but here it is: whether you’ve got a savings account or a current account, things are looking up.

Even good banks can be pretty bad

It’s definitely a mixed bag this week as new reports reveal that even as many banks can offer good deals, there are things that lurk in the shadows as well.

Government helps banking customers – and hurts them too

In one fell swoop, the Government has managed to both help countless banking customers whilst also alienating them at the same time – a remarkable feat indeed.

HSBC strings up small business while RBS relents

This week in the personal and business bank account world one major high street bank hangs a small business out to dry while another shows some mercy.

So-called ‘best buy’ deals still absolutely horrid

Banks and building societies love to tout their ‘best buy’ savings accounts and ‘affordable’ loans, but these great deals are truly anything but.