Tag Archives: online banking

Online banking for kids: why let adults have all the “fun?”

In a move that must surely be the result of some febrile mind somewhere, Halifax has come up with a new service: online banking for children.

Online banking booms big on Christmas Day, says Nationwide

The UK’s biggest building society says that online banking activity on Christmas Day shoots through the roof every year, just like clockwork.

Barclays joins 21st century with new online banking tools

Welcome to the 21st century, Barclays customers: your bank now accepts cheque deposits via smartphone cameras. Just like most other non-Stone Age banks.

Complaints against banks on the rise, customers furious

The financial ombudsman released new figures concerning the worst banks in the UK in terms of number of complaints – and it’s clear customers have had enough.

This week it seems HMRC can do absolutely nothing right

Each week there are winners and losers when it comes to public opinion in the financial services sector – and this week HSBC has lost in a major way.

Will free accounts be a casualty of increased competition?

Competition betwixt High Street lenders and new upstarts is hotting up, which is good for consumers – but experts say that free accounts may be a casualty.