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Wednesday, 3 October 2012

Bank accounts and banking products

Personal savings now guaranteed up to £85,000

Up to £85,000 of personal savings will now be guaranteed should a bank, building society or credit union go bust. Find out more about the Financial Services Compensation Scheme

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Try GOV.UK now

From 17 October, GOV.UK will be the best place to find government services and information

Foreign-owned banks

Should a bank fail, compensation schemes protect your savings. But foreign-owned banks may be covered in other ways

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