Rating Summary based on 105 reviews
Advantages Excellent Internet Banking and customer service
Disadvantages Upgrading a current account, please read review!
Advantages Cheapest way to have foreign cash and make purchases
Disadvantages Without a backup source of money or payment system, if it fails for whatever reason, then you could have a problem. But that applies to whatever method chosen. The foreign bank that owns the ATM could charge a handling fee, but that applies to all cards.
Advantages No foreign exchange charges on FlexAccount debit card use
Disadvantages e-savings account complicated to operate
Advantages Run for the customers - See op
Disadvantages See op
Advantages Flexible accounts, easy to understand, good site layout, great customer service, online accounts updated regularly.
Disadvantages maybe a little on the slow side when it comes to getting an account off the ground when applied for online.
Advantages Ease of Use, no charge foreign withdrawals, lots of options
Disadvantages can be a bit fiddly to set up.
Advantages Only if you are a perfect customer
Disadvantages Long queues, mistakes...
Advantages Reasonable terms
Disadvantages They're still just after yer dosh
Advantages Ease of use, High interest, friendly staff offering advice
Disadvantages You need internet access, but if you don't already have internet, you're disadvantaged anyway!