Banks and building societies offer a range of
services to make managing and accessing your
money more convenient. The Post Office and some
supermarkets also offer banking facilities.

Types of Bank Accounts

How you choose the right bank account will depend on your circumstances and why you want an account.

Banking Costs

There normally is no charge for using a bank account, so long as you keep your balance above a fixed amount, or pay in at least a fixed amount each month.

Debit Cards

A debit card is issued with a bank account. It can be used to make purchases or withdraw money from ATMs.

Other Services

Banks offer a number of additional services to help you manage your finances.