* AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded once each year.
    ** Tax Free - the contractual rate of interest payable where interest is exempt from income tax. The tax information provided is based on our current understanding of current law and HM Revenue & Customs practice which can change. Tax treatment depends on an individual’s personal circumstances. The government is responsible for the favourable tax treatment of ISAs and that may change.

    We’re planning some system down time

    So that we can provide you with the best possible experience, we need to carry out some essential website maintenance.

    Unfortunately, you won’t be able to access your accounts online, or register for a new account, between 8pm Saturday 22 September and 4am Sunday 23 September. Rest assured, any scheduled transactions will go through on the next working day.

    Thanks for your patience.

    Protecting your money

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    Your eligible deposits with Charter Savings Bank are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit protection scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered.

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