Earn interest

Our account pays interest on your balances: 0.5% AER on balances up to £2,000 and 0.25% on balances above £2,000 up to £85,000.

100% mobile banking

Forget traditional online banking. Everything you need to set up your account and get on with your everyday banking can be done from your mobile.

24/7 in-app support

Our smart and friendly customer support team are on hand 24/7, in-app, wherever you are.

What makes us different?

A better way to borrow

Need a boost? Whether there’s something big on the horizon or you just need a little extra day-to-day support, choose between our flexible overdraft – which you can adjust using a slider in-app – or a straightforward and reasonably priced personal loan that’s totally tailored to you. All from your app – all in the palm of your hand.

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Take a look at our personal loan

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We won’t charge you fees when you spend abroad

Unexpected fees can ruin a perfectly good day — especially when you’re on holiday. That’s why we don’t charge you fees when you’re abroad — you’ll get the competitive Mastercard exchange rate and not a penny more (although do bear in mind that some ATM providers may charge you their own fees).

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We’re making it easier to send money abroad

Send fast and secure money transfers to bank accounts in over 37 countries worldwide with 19 currencies, straight from your Starling app. There are no hidden fees from us and a guaranteed exchange rate.

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Starling current account Marketplace

A connected current account

We believe we’re building the best current account in the world. But there’s a growing line-up of other smart financial products that can work in harmony with the Starling Bank app — that’s where our Marketplace comes in. You’ll have access to a wider financial ecosystem through your mobile phone, giving you more choice and control of your money.

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Ready to switch to Starling?

We take the hassle out of switching banks. With just a few taps in the app, you can let us know you’re ready to make the move, and we’ll take it from there. Our switching service is simple, completed in seven working days and covered by the Current Account Switch Guarantee.

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fscs protected

Your money’s secure with us

We’re a member of the FSCS (Financial Services Compensation Scheme) so up to £85,000 is protected in the unlikely event that the bank were to become insolvent. Find out more about our security

Don’t just take our word for it

Trustpilot reviews

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Proud to be voted Best British Bank, Best Current Account Provider & Best Business Banking Provider.

Best British Bank

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