Savings help and guidance

Find out about different ways to save and learn about things to consider when putting your money away for the future

Setting up standing orders

You can easily set up regular payments into your savings account so you don't need to remember to save.

How to set up standing orders

Removal of passbooks – FAQs

Frequently asked questions for passbook changes.

Frequently asked questions

Earning interest on your savings

Interest can help your savings to grow over time, but the government do set limits on what you can earn before tax is payable.


Further articles to explore

Plan your savings

Set your priorities and take the first steps to saving.

Understanding savings

Good reasons for saving and how to make a start.

ISAs explained

Understand and make the most of tax efficient savings.

Top saving tips

Easy ways to get into the habit of saving money regularly.

Saving for children

Help your children grow up to become savvy savers.

Saving with us whilst overseas

Frequently asked questions for non-UK residents.

How safe are my savings?

Eligible deposits with us are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS). For further information about the compensation provided by the FSCS, refer to the FSCS website at You can also visit our Financial Services Compensation Scheme page for more details.

Should I save or invest

What’s the best way to reach your financial goals?

Do you need to pay tax on your interest?

Find out how much interest you can earn tax-free.

Shop smart. Stay safe.

Look at our top tips on how to shop smart and develop good money habits.

Save for something special

We are here to help you to start saving.

Savings calculator 

Try out our savings calculator and set up a plan to reach your target amount. 

Guide to inflation

Learn more about how inflation can impact your savings.

Financial Planning

Guidance on how to start to plan for the future wellbeing of you and your family and preparing for specific events.

Get help with your account

If you already have an account with us, find out what you can do with it.

Set up a standing order

Rename your accounts

More options for your accounts