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Banks, building societies and plastic cards

What does it mean to own a bank or building society account? How can it help you, and how can you get the most from your bank?

As a student or an employee you may find it much more convenient to open a bank or building society account.

This section will help you understand the basics about having an account, how plastic cards and cheque books work, and how to get the most from your bank or building society.


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Choosing a bankCredit cardsTypes of credit

Yahoo! Student Zone

Credit cardsCurrent accounts: choosing your accountCurrent accounts: using your accountSavings accounts

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