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24 Nov 2021

Nationwide launches new regular savings account aimed at rewarding current account members

  • New Flex Regular Saver pays 2% - one of the highest savings rates in the market
  • Account exclusively for current account members, available for a limited time only

01 Nov 2021

Start to Save enters countdown to final prize draw

Savers with Nationwide Building Society’s Start to Save account are now well into their last three-month savings window ahead of the final prize draw taking place in January, as they aim to increase their balance by £50 a month across October, November, and December to be in with a chance of winning £100. As a result, Start to Save is no longer available for new openings (as members opening the account in November and December wouldn’t be eligible for the final draw).

14 Sep 2021

Caring is sharing: eight in ten would share money after winning a big prize

  • Brits are generous according to new research, with eight in ten prepared to share prize money with others
  • Coincides with monthly £1 million Member Prize Draw with rewards ranging from £100 to £100k
  • Three quarters more appreciative since pandemic, with more donating time and money to charity
  • Eight in ten say companies should give back to customers and are more inclined to use those that do

02 Aug 2021

Nationwide adds extra prize draw in January as members pile cash into Start to Save account

  • Additional prize draw on 24 Jan 2022 as members ramp up savings in Start to Save accounts
  • 2,756 savers won £100 in July draw with £275,600 prize pot
  • Around 319,000 Start to Save accounts opened since launch – total savings more than £135m
  • 144,000 members with less than £100 in savings previously now have more due to Start to Save
  • Young people being encouraged to save as 18-39 year-olds account for around 47% of openings

14 Jun 2021

Product update: Fixed rate and triple access accounts

On Friday 11 June 2021, Nationwide will be launching a new two-year Fixed Rate ISA and Fixed Rate Bond, while also launching new issues of the Society’s one-year fixed rate products and 1 Year Triple Access Online Saver.

26 May 2021

The benefit is mutual: Nationwide launches new prize draw that rewards people just for being a member

  • Member Prize Draw runs monthly for a year with members sharing £1m in each draw
  • 8,008 chances to win each month with a top prize of £100k, 2 x £25k, 5 x £10k and 8,000 x £100
  • Eligible members with a Nationwide mortgage, savings or current account automatically entered
  • First draw takes place in September, although members can simply opt out if they wish to
  • Nationwide’s latest offering showcases benefits of a building society by rewarding membership
  • Member Prize Draw builds on success of Nationwide’s recent savings-focused prize draws

19 May 2021

End of consumer hedonism? UK households reluctant to spend £180 billion of Covid savings

  • Research from UK Consumer Insight Panel shows lockdown has flipped nation’s priorities
  • UK optimism rises, but caution leads to households prioritising savings over spending
  • Despite savings made by many, 1 in 4 households see savings reduce because of Covid
  • More people shunning ‘live for today’ mantra than endorsing it for the first time in 22 years
  • Panel outlines trends they are seeing, from rising footfall and optimism to worries about finances
  • Call for government and business to encourage smarter spending that supports a green recovery, wellbeing for lowest earners and champions safety for consumers

16 Mar 2021

Nationwide offers its first ever ISA transfer incentive with new market-leading ISA for members

  • Member Exclusive FRISA is an 18-month fixed rate ISA paying a market-leading rate of 0.75%
  • Account launches 17 March: Those applying must be existing Nationwide members
  • Nationwide’s first ISA transfer incentive: £50 for members moving £10k+ to Society
  • To get incentive, money must go into Member Exclusive FRISA using ISA transfer service

02 Mar 2021

Nationwide increases Triple Access Online ISA rate

On 5 March, Nationwide Building Society will launch a new issue of its Triple Access Online ISA paying an increased rate.

18 Feb 2021

Lockdown savers put away average of £1,085 as pandemic forces mindset change

  • Covid-19 has long-term impact on importance of savings, particularly for younger people
  • Brits prepare for post-lockdown ‘sunny day’ plans with holidays top of nation’s wish-list
  • Five and half months is how long people believe they need to save to realise future plans
  • Nearly four in ten add to savings since first lockdown, including one in four lower earners
  • But despite positive savings signs, many are still struggling to build a financial buffer

12 Feb 2021

Nationwide launches new advertising campaign that puts savings at the heart of post-lockdown plans

  • New advertising campaign looks to the future and people’s plans post-lockdown
  • Aims to build on savings momentum Nationwide encouraged through Payday Saveday
  • Forms part of Society’s ‘Voices’ campaign; runs across both TV and newspapers

10 Feb 2021

The benefit's mutual - Nationwide members share more than £3.3 million from bond prize draw

The latest prize draw from Britain’s biggest building society topped £3.36m with 336 members winning £10,000 each after saving in the Society’s Mutual Reward Bond.

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