Compare These Types of Bank Account
High Street Banks
High Street Banks (although located more online than on the high street these days), are the most common type of bank in the UK offering current accounts, savings accounts, loans and mortgages.
Private banks offer personal service and potentially higher interest rates on savings for high net worth individuals.
Children's Bank Accounts
Children's bank accounts are bank accounts or apps that help children learn about, and spend money in a responsible way. They are often gamified and can also be controlled by parents to help teach children about money.
USD Bank Accounts
USD bank accounts are bank accounts in the UK that offer bank accounts denominated in US Dollars as well as GBP.
Neobanks are online or app-only fintech firms that banks products. As neobanks usually focus on a single product they are quite often much cheaper than traditional high street banks.
Building societies are a type of bank that specialises more in savings and mortgages rather than current accounts and loans.
Student Bank Accounts
Student bank accounts are current accounts that cater specifically for students and usually come with different types of rewards such as offers and money off vouchers.