High Street Bank

High Street Bank

A large bank in the United Kingdom with branches spread out in many towns all over the country. It takes its name from "high street," which is a term for a main thoroughfare.
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HIGH street bank Halifax will begin issuing its first contactless payment cards to customers tomorrow.
The investment will see an increase in staff numbers to a total of 53 at both branches, where opening hours will be longer than at any other high street bank in Cardiff.
It shows there is real appetite for a diPSerent kind of bank - a high street bank, not a Wall Street bank - which is focused on customer service.
New high street bank Metro Bank has joined forces with MasterCard to provide new customers with payment cards within 15 minutes of them opening an account.
People who are saving money on a regular basis deposit around pounds 116 each month, according to high street bank Santander.
In our main markets we are really a high street bank and our results speak for themselves.
The high street bank is sending out key ring-sized access code devices to 30,000 internet banking customers.
An mp has said a major high street bank will not reverse its decision to close two branches.
TSB is now Britain's eighth-largest high street banK and has more than 4.
The average home in a rural area of Britain lost 13 per cent of its value during the 12 months to the end of June, compared with an 18 per cent slide in urban areas, according to high street bank Halifax.
SPANISH-OWNED high street bank Abbey said today new deposits had jumped 70% so far this year as customers looked for safe havens in the banking turmoil.