Online purchase and delivery scams: don't fall victim this festive season

With many of us shopping online over Black Friday and the festive period, it’s important to know how to stay safe online and avoid purchase and delivery scams. Our top tips will help you sort the genuine, from the scams.

8 November 2021

4 min read

The COP26 summit: how we’re involved

On 21 October, ahead of the COP26 summit our CEO, Nick Slape, joined like-minded climate and ecological scientists, environmentalists, and MPs, to present an open letter addressed to the UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson at 10 Downing Street. This letter called on the UK government to take decisive action and push the three key outcomes of COP26 Summit.

5 November 2021

2 min read

Moneyfacts Consumer Awards 2022

Moneyfacts Group's highly coveted, independent awards are presented annually for excellence in products and services across the financial industry, and here at The Co-operative Bank, we're delighted to announce we've been shortlisted for 5 Moneyfacts Consumer Awards for 2022.

15 October 2021

1 min read

Investment Scams - Avoid falling into a trap

Investing in stocks, bonds and shares or any other commodity can be a successful way of making money, but it can also lead you into losing your entire life savings, especially if it’s a scam.

23 September 2021

3 min read

Impersonation Scams - Pretending to be the police or your bank

Criminals will contact you pretending to be the Police, your Bank, or a representative from another genuine organisation, they will ask you to move your money to a safe account. Stop! This is a scam.

20 September 2021

3 min read

Holiday Scams - Don't get taken for a ride

Criminals will stop at nothing to trick us into handing over our money and information, from fake caravan and motorhome listings to deals “too good to be true” for holidays, villa rentals and holiday lets. Remain vigilant when booking your next get-away.

15 September 2021

3 min read