Get £125 in your account when you switch, with another £25 going to Centrepoint – a youth homelessness charity and our charity partner. All this, plus a 5-star current account.
Switch using Current Account Switch Service, 4+ active Direct Debits. Excludes existing customers paying £800+ per month from 01/05/17 - 01/08/17 and previous switching recipients. Offer can be withdrawn at any time. Subject to status and eligibility, EU residents aged 16+. T&Cs apply.
Centrepoint helps 9,200 homeless young people a year get back into education, training and employment, breaking the cycle of youth homelessness.
The £25 donation on your behalf will contribute towards offering young people the help they need, provide a safe roof over their heads, and ensure they have someone to talk to when it's needed most.
This is a scheme you can opt into at no extra cost, which rewards you for Everyday Banking each month.
Be rewarded up to £5.50 a month
- £4 for each month if you qualify
- Up to a maximum of £1.50 extra for debit card spending each month you qualify. If you meet the criteria below, you’ll be rewarded an extra 5p every time you use your debit card to pay for things.
- No extra cost for opting in to Everyday Rewards
To qualify you need to do the following in a calendar month
How to opt in to Everyday Rewards
When you apply for your current account you will be able to opt into Everyday Rewards, during the application process.Learn more about Everyday Rewards
You have the option to request a formal overdraft when applying for a current account. You can also apply once your account has been opened, by visiting us in branch or by telephone. You must be aged 18 or over to apply. Subject to status.
To apply you need to be:
- 18 or over.
- A UK resident.
Approval is based on a credit check, an assessment of your personal circumstances and is subject to status.
Debit interest rate
The interest rate you'll have to pay on any overdrawn balance:
18.9% EAR variable
Assumed credit limit
With debit interest at
18.9% EAR variable
Based on the representative example above, if you didn't pay it back for
you would owe a total of
How we limit overdraft chargesMore about how we limit charges
Informal overdraft service charges
There are standard charges for an informal overdraft (when you go over your agreed overdraft limit).
Monthly service charge
When you go over your agreed overdraft limit (by more than £20) you’ll be charged:
£10 each month
Daily service charge
Each day your informal overdraft increases, you'll be charged:
£10 each day there is an increase
How we limit these charges
There are other charges, including:
- Foreign transaction services, such as using your debit card abroad.
- Electronic payments, such as CHAPS.
- Other services, such as copies of your statement.
Help for existing customers
Help and information about current accounts for our existing customers.
The Co-operative Bank reserves the right to decline any application.
Whether we can offer you credit depends on your circumstances and our lending policy. We may decline your application based on your circumstances or our lending policy. We may be able to offer a product that's different to the one advertised.
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