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Monthly pay lasting just 17 days

Monthly pay lasting just 17 days

Workers are running out of money just 17 days after receiving their monthly pay, according to new research by the Halifax bank. This means that the average UK worker spends half the month worrying about money. The study, based on the responses of more than 2,000 adults, found that 10 per cent of workers start [...]

February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Younger generation prefers mobile banking

Younger generation prefers mobile banking

Mobile phone applications (apps) that allow users to access their bank accounts and pay for goods are the next step in the personal finance technology revolution, the Mobile Data Association (MDA) claimed this week. MDA chairperson Steve Reynolds said demand for mobile banking will be driven by the “younger generation”, who are more familiar with [...]

Alliance & Leicester provides free anti-phishing software

Alliance & Leicester provides free anti-phishing software

Alliance & Leicester customers are being offered free software to protect them from internet fraudsters. The Santander-owned bank said the Rapport software is designed to protect customers from phishing attacks and malware. Rapport makes sure sensitive information entered into websites, such as passwords and User IDs, is protected from hackers seeking to gain valuable personal [...]

Nationwide boosts e-Savings maximum

Nationwide boosts e-Savings maximum

Savers investing in an e-Savings Plus account at Nationwide Building Society can now make unlimited deposits up to a maximum balance of £3 million. The account pays interest at 2% gross p.a./AER variable, provided the account holder makes no more than three withdrawals per year and keeps the account open for at least 12 months. [...]

RBS offers customers free security software

RBS offers customers free security software

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and NatWest have unveiled greater security protection for their online banking customers. Customers of banks in the RBS Group, including RBS, NatWest, and Ulster Bank, will now be protected from hackers, viruses, and Trojans with Rapport security software. The software offers additional security on top of anti-virus and firewall packages, [...]