Current Accounts

a look at current accounts are they right for you?

Current accounts are probably the most common types of bank accounts for managing your day to day finances, most if not all high street banks will have a good current account.

Current accounts tend to offer the same services as basic bank accounts with some extras such as cheques books, overdrafts, if you want more than a basic account can offer then this is the account for you

What does a current account offer?

  • Somewhere to receive money (wages, pension, benefits, etc)
  • Pay in cheques and cash (free)
  • Pay bills via direct debit
  • Withdraw cash from cash machines
  • Make payments via debit card
  • Set up standing orders
  • Overdrafts (mostly for a fee)
  • Interest on your money (although very very low interest - if offered at all)

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FCTP's Guide to UK Banks