Information on the Post Office banking account

The Post Office banking account service is available on the internet only. This means you can control your account online and from anywhere you like at anytime you want. The application form for the bank account is also online and you only need fifteen minutes to fill it in, meaning you could open a new bank account very quickly.

The Post Office Banking Account is available to everyone over the age of 18-years-old. However, in order to apply for the Post Office online saver account, you will need to have another current account, with which you have a debit card. This is so you can make an initial deposit of £1 from your account to the new Post Office account. They will need to complete an ID check, which in most cases can be completed online. If, for some reason, they are unable to do this you may be asked to go to your local Post Office with proof of address and a photograph ID. Once all the checks are complete you will receive your new account details through the post.

The Post Office banking account currently offers a competitive 3.1R interest rate, with a further 1.36R available in bonuses, this is fixed for 12-months. You can have your interest paid into your account monthly or annually, the choice is completely up to you. You can also make unlimited withdrawals, which will be deposited in to the bank account of your choice. If you have any problems associated with your account, you can contact a representative in a number of ways. You can call a dedicated finance helpline, call in to your local post office or visit their website. You could also log into your account if you are able and visit the customer services section. This will enable you to request a call back from someone who can help you.

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