Features & benefits

Free UK & European travel insurance

Rates, fees & overdrafts

Managing your account

Managing your FlexAccount

Chances are you're not always going to be within reach of a Nationwide branch so we've made it easy for you to access your money in a number of ways. If you want complete flexibility then our new mobile app is great for checking balances on the go and making quick payments, and if you want even more functionality, our award winning Internet Bank is always available 24/7.

Banking app

Install our free Banking app and manage your money on the go. View your statements, pay bills or move money between accounts, 24/7.

Telephone Banking

Securely check your balance, transfer money and pay bills - at home or abroad.

Free text alerts

Manage your money using our free text alert service. Receive balance and pay day alerts, plus alerts when you're nearing your overdraft limit.

ATMs

Thousands of UK ATMs available for your convenience. You can make withdrawals, pay your bills, get mini statements and more.

Branch

If you're a FlexPlus, FlexAccount or FlexBasic Account customer we have hundreds of branches around the UK where you can pay in cash or cheques, withdraw money, pay bills and more.

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Using your cards abroad

To find out about the rates and charges for using your debit or credit card abroad, please see our using your cards abroad page.

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Cheque clearing

Paying in a cheque at an ATM or over-the-counter? Find out how long it will take to clear

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It only takes about 10 minutes to apply online

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Switch your current account to us in just 7 working days

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Financial Services Compensation Scheme

Protecting your money

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Not living in the UK?

If you live in a country that's part of the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA), you can apply for one of our current accounts.

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