Why choose Start to Save Issue 2?

This regular saving account is designed to get you into saving. Put away money regularly and we'll enter you into our £250 prize draw.

Increase your balance by at least £25 (but by no more than £50) in each of the 6 months leading up to a prize draw to be in with a chance of winning.

Terms and conditions apply

About the prize draws

To make sure you'll always qualify, find out how the prize draws work.

Interest rate

2.50% AER/gross a year (variable) for 24 months

Access to your money

Take out money if you really need to, but this might affect your entry into the prize draw

Manage your money

Online – using our Internet Bank or Banking app

Designed for

  • Savers who want a chance to win £250 in one of our Start to Save prize draws
  • Those who are new to saving or want to get back into the saving habit
  • Savers who want to open their account online and manage it using our Internet Bank or Banking app

Not designed for

  • Savers looking to put away more than £50 a month

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Account details

Explore the key features and benefits of this account in our Summary Box before moving on to start your application.


This Summary Box sets out the key features of the savings account. For full details, please read the account terms and conditions.



Before you apply, please make sure you read the Summary Box and Terms and Conditions in full and print or save a copy for reference.

Savings and ISA help

Useful guides to help you manage your account and understand the different ways to save.

Protecting your money

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (opens in a new window) (FSCS) is a free, independent service that protects up to £85,000 of your eligible money at Nationwide.