Best UK bank accounts for May 2022

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Starling Bank

Starling Bank

  • Instant notifications
  • Categorised spending insights
  • Spaces - put money aside in virtual piggy banks
  • No fees overseas
  • Send money internationally
  • Control your overdraft in-app

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Revolut

Revolut Bank

  • Send and request money with a tap
  • Split bills easily
  • Earn up to 0.7% annual interest, paid daily
  • Exclusive rewards, cashbacks & discounts
  • Master your money with smart analytics
  • Organise your bills with pockets

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Card One Money

Card One Money

  • No credit checks
  • Salary and benefits paid directly into your account
  • Apply regardless of employment status
  • Your own account number and sort code
  • Manage money online 24 hours a day
  • Set up direct debits and standing orders

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Monese

Monese

  • All you need is a photo ID and selfie to join
  • No proof of address
  • No credit checks or extra documents required
  • Open an accoun in minutes
  • Multi-currency account e.g. GBP, EUR, RON
  • Contactless Mastercard debit card
  • Send money home - internationally at great rates in 19 currencies

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Cashplus

Cashplus

  • No credit check during sign up
  • No monthly fee
  • Manage your account 24/7 from any device
  • Contactless Debit Mastercard
  • Creditbuilder - improve your credit rating, turns monthly fees into a loan agreement
  • Payment Alerts
  • Direct Debits and Standing Orders

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Monzo

Monzo

  • Fee-free UK bank transfers
  • Pots for separating money
  • Instant notifications
  • Apple Pay and Google Pay
  • Spending categories
  • Get paid early
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Monzo Plus Bank Account – Here's What's New

The UK online bank Monzo has launched its premium account offering called Monzo Plus, priced at £5pm. But what’s included? Here are the highlights:
May 28, 2019

Best Challenger Banks in the UK

We review the best challenger banks in the UK together with an overview of what they offer and the app features available.