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This comparison simply includes all savings accounts.

RCI Bank
Freedom Savings Account RCI Bank
Min deposit £100
Term Instant Access
Interest AER 1.37%

Why we like it: No notice period. Deposit from £100. Interest paid monthly or annually. Apply in minutes.

Oak North
Easy Access Account Oak North
Min deposit £1000
Term Instant Access
Interest AER 1.30%

Why we like it: Unlimited deposits and withdrawals. Save from £1,000 to £250,000. Interest paid monthly. Eligible deposits covered by UK FSCS.

Ford Money
Flexible Saver Ford Money
Min deposit £1
Term Instant Access
Interest AER 1.29%

Why we like it: Open with £1. Unlimited deposits and withdrawals. Open an account singly or jointly. Interest can be paid monthly or annually. Eligible deposits covered by UK FSCS.

Aldermore
Easy Access Account Aldermore
Min deposit £1000
Term Easy Access
Interest AER 1.25%

Why we like it: Earn 1.00% gross/AER on balances from £1,000 to £1 million. Unlimited withdrawals without restriction or loss of interest.

Ford Money
Flexible Cash ISA Ford Money
Min deposit £1
Term Instant Access
Interest AER 1.17%

Why we like it: Minimum deposit £1. Unlimited deposits. Transfer in ISAs held elsewhere - no limit. Eligible deposits covered by UK FSCS.

Nationwide
FlexDirect Current Account Nationwide
Open With £1000
Account Type Current Account
Interest AER 5.00%

Why we like it: 5.00% interest for 12 months on balances up to £2,500 for the first year. You must pay in £1,000 or more each month to receive interest (excluding transfers from any Nationwide account held by you or anyone else). 12 month fee-free arranged overdraft available. No monthly fee. Must be aged 18 or older.

National Counties Building Society Instant Access Savings Accounts

National Counties Building Society offers various accounts for their members, including high interest accounts and instant access savings accounts.

National Counties Building Society Branch Saver Account

If you need a savings account that provides both competitive interest rates and the convenience of instant access then the National Counties Building Society Branch Saver account may be your best option. The account allows you to make a deposit at any point and enables you to withdraw up to £300 per day.

National Counties Building Society offers some of the best monthly interest that is available through high street banks. The account has many features that make it suitable for students, young professionals, over 50s, those looking towards retirement and retired individuals. National Counties Building Society are looking to cultivate long term relationships with their members, which makes their Branch Saver account suitable as a savings account for all ages including over 60s. 

Features include:

  • Competitive interest rates
  • Open an account with just £1
  • Maximum balance of £1 million
  • Unlimited withdrawals
  • Easy saver rates 
  • Manage your accounts instantaneously with online access

Review our table above to compare the National Counties Building Society savings account with other instant access high street savings accounts.

Quick online application setup from National Counties Building Society  

With UK savings rates at an all time low you need to take action to ensure your savings are getting the best interest deal possible.

Savings accounts continue to fail to provide interest to match inflation, which means that savers all over the UK are losing money in real terms. There are many savings accounts available to the general public, however most of them do not provide any substantial financial advantage.  This is because the interest rates provided by savings accounts are heavily determined by the Bank of England’s base rate. We can help you compare a selection of some of the best interest paying accounts. 

For savers looking to access their money regularly, a good instant access savings account will offer flexible withdrawal facilities while combining these with a good rate of interest.

See here for a comparison of leading UK instant access accounts 

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