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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.

25 Jan 2021

Nationwide adds two prize draws to its Start to Save account as 1,304 savers win £100 in January

  • Additional prize draws on 21 July and 21 October – offering more chances for members to win
  • January prize draw saw 1,304 people win from a prize fund of £130,400 – odds of 1 in 36
  • Nearly a third of accounts opened by end of April 2020 made it into all three prize draws to date
  • 86,090 Start to Save members with under £100 saved with Society have now hit that milestone

11 Dec 2020

Nationwide increases the interest rate on Triple Access account

On Friday (11 December 2020), Nationwide Building Society will launch a new issue of its one-year Triple Access Online Saver and introduce a new Two-Year Fixed Rate Bond and Fixed Rate ISA.

27 Oct 2020

62,400 savers pass £100 goal as prize draw encourages people to start a savings habit

  • Start to Save prize fund nearly doubles as twice as many hit threshold for second prize draw
  • 137,000 Start to Save accounts opened by end of September - up 90k since end of April
  • Prize fund stood at £89,700 with one in 37 chance of winning, equating to 897 winners

14 Sep 2020

Note to Self: Brits using cash machines to save rather than spend, new data shows

  • In 2019 nearly two thirds of multi-use ATMs saw more cash deposited than withdrawn; rising to more than nine in ten in 2020
  • 2020 first year where non-cash usage has outweighed number of cash withdrawals
  • Cash still king in Capital as east London market towns top ATM usage league

22 Jul 2020

More than 450 savers win £100 in Nationwide's first Start To Save prize draw

  • 47,318 accounts open by end of April
  • 17,901 of them saved between £50 and £100 each month between April and June
  • Total prize fund £45,800 with one in 39 chance of winning
  • As of 30 June, 83,806 Start to Save accounts opened – all potentially eligible for October prize draw – with nearly £16m saved in total
  • 52% of accounts opened by 18-39-year-olds vs 28% for all types of savings accounts

20 Jul 2020

Impact of Covid-19 shifts Britain’s attitude towards saving, major study finds

  • Nationwide Savings Index reveals evolution of saving habits under lockdown
  • Savings Index includes poll of more than 10,000 people across Great Britain
  • 37% have saved more during Covid-19 period, rising to 45% those aged 18-34
  • Half of younger savers think their savings habits will change post Covid-19
  • Nationwide’s own data shows people not dipping into savings during lockdown
  • Average savings buffer people think they need for future pandemic is £12,212
  • As restrictions lift, Nationwide is encouraging people to continue saving regularly

03 Jul 2020

Nationwide announce changes to its fixed rate bonds and fixed rate ISAs

Nationwide Building Society is today launching new issues of its Fixed Rate Bonds, e-Bonds and Fixed Rate ISAs.

22 May 2020

New rates on Nationwide's on-sale savings accounts

In response to continuing changes within the savings market, Nationwide Building Society is today launching new issues of its on-sale Triple Access Online savings accounts as well as its one and two-year fixed rate products. The Society is also withdrawing its three-year fixed rate products from sale.

12 May 2020

New rates on Nationwide's on-sale Triple Access Online accounts

Nationwide Building Society is today launching new issues of its on-sale Triple Access Online savings accounts in response to the changing market.

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