This is a bank account – but not as you know it. It’s personal, joint, euro and business banking that’s mobile and built for the way we live now.
With the Starling banking app you'll get instant notifications when you spend or get paid, insights that reveal your spending habits, no fees overseas, 24/7 support and an application that only takes minutes.
The personal account
The original – and the bank account that won us Best British Bank and Best Current Account 2019! Get spending insights, work towards saving goals, split the bill, get paid interest and control your flexible overdraft with a slider in-app.
We think business accounts should be straightforward, free and fast – so that’s exactly what we’ve built. Voted Best Business Banking Provider 2019. No fuss, no monthly fees, no three week waits; just a smarter-than-average business account you can apply for in minutes at home.
Whichever bank account you need, apply in minutes from your sofa (all you’ll need is a form of ID and your face!) then switch between them seamlessly in-app to get access to...
A new way to manage your money
Know exactly what’s coming in and out of your bank account with instant payment notifications and a real time balance.
Understand how you spend
Spending Insights gives you a breakdown of your spending habits so you can budget better and understand exactly where your money goes.
Save for the good stuff
Holidays, homeware; whatever you’re saving for, Goals is a digital change jar that lets you ring-fence cash and visualise your goals as you work towards them.
Everything under one roof
Connect to smart financial products and craft your own in-app money hub with Starling’s ever-growing financial Marketplace.
Control. Power. Security.
Lock your card in-app with a single tap if you think you’ve lost it, unlock it if you find it again, or cancel it with a tap if it’s gone for good.
You’re in control
You’ll manage exactly what your card can do. A simple toggle controls whether your card can make, say, ATM payments, or pay for gambling transactions.
If you’re awake, so are we
We’re a 24/7 operation, so you’ll be able to get in touch with our all-star, all-human customer support team through the app, email and phone whenever you need a hand.
We’ve got this
Good news: your money’s covered up to £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. And on that note – when it comes to your security, money and personal information, we don’t take any chances.
Split the bill
Paid for dinner? Get paid back easily or split the bill with Settle Up; no sort codes or awkward texts; just a few taps, a link and you’re settled up.
Send money abroad
No need for extra apps or services; instead, send fast and transparently priced money transfers to over 35 countries worldwide. Plus it’s cheaper than most high-street banks
Connect your account to the digital wallet of your choice, from Apple Pay and Google Pay to Samsung Pay, Fitbit Pay or Garmin Pay.
The only way to travel
Use your card wherever accepts Mastercard worldwide, with zero fees for ATM withdrawals or transactions overseas, great Mastercard exchange rates and 24/7 customer support.
Starling is most powerful when it’s your main bank account. The Current Account Switch Service makes it simple and hassle-free to transfer all your payments over to Starling, so you can streamline your finances in our banking app and get total visibility over your money.