If you don't already have a smile current account, you'll need to apply for one first.
Applicants must be UK residents over 18 years old with a gross annual income of at least £6,000. Subject to status.
Representative example: The advance of credit of £500 at an interest rate of 18.9% EAR* variable.
Once your account is open, just call us on 03457 212 212 (call charges apply), or visit us in branch to complete the switch request.
We will ask you to choose a switch date which is when you would like the switch to be finalised. The switch date can be as little as 7 days after you ring up to switch.
Our dedicated switching team will manage the switch of all your Direct Debits, standing orders, bill payments and your salary.
Your old bank will honour any payments due that day; they'll then cancel all regular payments and close the account. If there's any remaining money in your old account, your old bank will transfer that to your new account too.
For the next 36 months we'll make sure any payments accidentally made to or from your old account are automatically redirected to your new account.
Before you apply for an account, you need to be sure it's the right one for you. The following documents supply important product and legal information you need to make a decision.
We have designed the Current Account Switch Service to let you switch your current account from one bank or building society to another in a simple, reliable and hassle-free way. It will only take seven working days. As your new current-account provider we offer the following guarantee:
For more information go to www.simplerworld.co.uk