Proud to be voted Best British Bank, Best Current Account Provider & Best Business Banking Provider.
A new kind of bank account
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Starling is the bank that lives on your phone; a mobile current account built to give you more control over your money.
Here’s what to expect from the Best British Bank 2020:
- Get set up in minutes. No paperwork, monthly fees or branch visits; apply for your free Starling account in just minutes.
- Take control of your money. With real-time payment notifications and a breakdown of your monthly spending habits.
- Borrow money in a better way. We’ve designed a personal loan that’s straightforward to use, competitively priced and tailored to you.
- Easy payback. Pay people or get paid back with a tap using Settle Up or Pay Nearby if they’re close by – no card readers or sort codes required!
- Lock your card. Card gone missing? Lock it in-app temporarily while you look for it – or cancel it with a tap if you think it’s gone for good.
- Send money abroad. Fast and secure money transfers to bank accounts in 38 countries worldwide.
- Fee-free spending. Use your card to spend abroad with no extra costs from us and free ATM withdrawals up to £300 per day (local charges may apply).