Free Banking

Charlie Thomas

EXCLUSIVE: Victory! Santander Agrees To Retain Free Business Banking Accounts For Existing Customers | Charlie Thomas | Posted 06.09.2012 | UK

Following a long-running social media campaign by complainants, Santander has bowed to business client pressure and agreed to let existing customers k...

Charlie Thomas

'It's A Disgrace' - Which? Slams Banks For Blaming Libor Scandal On Free Banking | Charlie Thomas | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK

Any attempt to state the Libor rate rigging crisis was a result of 'free banking' is a disgrace and a slap in the face, according to consumer champion...

It's a Complete Myth That Banking is Free

Peter Vicary-Smith | Posted 15.10.2012 | UK
Peter Vicary-Smith

The time for action is now. There must be significant changes to the structure and culture of the banking industry. Only then can we start the long road to restoring public confidence and properly protect consumers from a repeat of the financial crisis.

Free Banking 'Is A Dangerous Myth'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK

Free banking is a "dangerous myth", the executive director of the Bank of England has warned - and customers in credit should get used to the idea of ...