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24 Nov 2019

Brits expected to spend big on black Friday but four in ten will return impulse buys within days

  • Nationwide members predicted to collectively spend over £125,000 a minute on Black Friday
  • Mobile Bank logins up a 20 per cent compared to regular Friday as shoppers check balances
  • Brits spend more instore than online, but average online transaction is nearly double (£48 vs £25)
  • But poll shows a fifth regret their impulse purchases and end up returning items just days later

18 Nov 2019

House-share from hell: Brits reveal lack of sharing leads to housemate squabbles

  • Four in five Brits admit to disagreements with housemates
  • Cleaning and bills key causes of arguments, according to new poll
  • People choose to live together due to financial difficulty of living alone
  • One in three pay more than their fair share, adding extra £339 per year
  • Quarter have even lost a friend due to a household disagreement

26 Jun 2019

Four in ten Brits lose then find their bank cards as Nationwide enables people to temporarily switch them off

  • Members can freeze and unfreeze their bank card by phone instead of cancelling
  • Most commonly lost items include glasses, keys, bank cards and gadgets
  • Most likely places to lose items include our bags, back of the sofa and our pockets
  • 53% of those in West Midlands lose bank cards vs just 38% of those in South West

22 May 2019

Rise of online shopping means two fifths of shoppers forget who has their card details

  • Reliance on online for shopping and social media means many are sharing and storing personal details
  • Six in ten post full name on social media while more than four in ten include date of birth and home town
  • New industry efforts come into play in September to make online shopping more secure for customers

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