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Our most popular banking guides

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Can you open an account without proof of address?

Our guide to opening an account without proof of address.

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What is the EAR overdraft rate?

This guide explains what an EAR overdraft rate is.

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How does a current account overdraft work?

Our guide top the workings of current accounts.

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What is a current account?

A full explanation about current accounts and their operations.

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What is a standing order?

Our guide to standing orders

What is a standing order

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What is a Direct Debit?

An explanation about how direct debits work.

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Cash cards and debit cards explained

Find out more about how cash cards and debit cards work.

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The Best Travel Insurance 2019

We've identified the top 100 travel insurance providers.

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Our latest banking guides

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What are the best personal current accounts in 2020?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2020?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2020?

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What are the best credit cards in 2020?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2020?

What are the best personal current accounts in 2020?

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What is the best home insurance in 2020?

What is the best home insurance in 2020?

What is the best home insurance in 2020?

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What is the best home emergency cover in 2020?

What is the best home emergency cover in 2020?

What is the best home emergency cover in 2020?

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All our banking guides

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Free, no fee bank accounts

A guide to bank accounts with free fees.

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Seven steps to getting (and staying) overdraft-free

Our seven step guide to getting (and staying) overdraft-free.

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Can you open an account without proof of address?

Our guide to opening an account without proof of address.

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Current accounts as savings vehicles

Our guide to using current accounts as savings vehicles.

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Faster Payments: how do they work?

Find out how fast payments work with this guide.

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How does a current account overdraft work?

Our guide top the workings of current accounts.

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How to switch current accounts

Our step by step guide to switching your current account.

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What is a continuous payment authority?

Our guide to continuous payment authority.

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What is a current account?

A full explanation about current accounts and their operations.

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What is a Direct Debit?

An explanation about how direct debits work.

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What is a standing order?

Our guide to standing orders

What is a standing order

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What is the EAR overdraft rate?

This guide explains what an EAR overdraft rate is.

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Current account switching

Our guide to switching current accounts.

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How satisfied are consumers with their banks?

Many personal, as well as small to medium-sized business clients can now compare providers against a host of differing criteria – all of which represent real tasks. You can even see how banks compare on their overall service online, in branch and over the phone.

How to find out how your bank or building society's service compares to the rest of the market

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The Best Travel Insurance 2019

We've identified the top 100 travel insurance providers.

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How to manage finances as a student

A guide to how to manage your finances as a student

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Six security rules to keep online banking safe

Keep your digital self safe with our handy and simple guide to online banking safety. Six rules to boost your digital security.

Keep your digital self safe with our guide to online banking safety.

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