Features & benefits

Managing your account

Manage your FlexDirect account your way

FlexDirect is based on a simple self-service concept with a great range of services to manage your account. If you ever have a transaction that can't be completed via our self-service options then our branches and UK call centres will be here for you.

Banking app

Download our free Banking app and manage your money on the go. View your balance and recent transactions 24/7.

Telephone Banking

Securely check your balance, transfer money and pay bills - at home or abroad.
Tel: 0800 35 73 57
Mon to Fri 8am - 8pm

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.

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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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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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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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Rates, fees & overdrafts