Why choose a Nationwide bank account?

Our bank accounts are designed to meet our customers' needs, from simple everyday accounts to those with extra features such as worldwide mobile phone cover and travel insurance for the family. Maybe you're looking to switch bank accounts or even open your first; either way, open your bank account with us and you’ll be joining the world’s largest building society and will still benefit from many of the same features you’d expect from a bank.

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Exclusive offers

As a main current account customer of Nationwide you get access to a range of products, discounts and services. Plus, there are cashback offers when you're shopping with your card online and on the high street, with Simply Rewards. (Terms and conditions apply).

Switching your bank account

​Switching your current account is easy. At Nationwide we can move your Direct Debits and standing orders for you and take care of the whole process from beginning to end using the Current Account Switch Service.

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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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