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Charities, Clubs & Associations

Key Features

Our intention to retain mutual status goes hand in hand with our determination to support local charities and organisations. Having developed strong links with such groups, we have endeavoured to design a savings account specifically tailored to suit their needs. 

  • Features a competitive rate of interest
  • Withdrawals may be made without notice and without penalty
  • Pay money in by cash or cheque in branch, or by standing order/direct transfer from your bank account
  • £1 minimum balance

For your comfort and privacy we open new accounts away from our counter and whilst we endeavour to do this on a drop-in basis, sometimes it is not possible so we would always recommend that you make an appointment at your local branch to avoid disappointment. 

Right for you if:

you're a charity, club or association local to Stockport


Easy Access Cash ISA

Key Features

  • This account is available to UK residents only who live within a 25-mile radius of Stockport and are 16 years and above. 
  • A minimum deposit of £500 is required to open the account. You can deposit by cash or cheque in branch or by standing order or online banking.  
  • You can open and manage the account in branch or by post. Your transactions and balance will be printed in your passbook.
  • Additionally, you can keep up to date by registering for our Online Services.
  • This account allows Transfers In from other Cash ISA Managers.
  • You may make deposits up to the maximum Cash ISA subscription limit in a tax year. The subscription limit is set by HM Revenue & Customs.
  • This is a Flexible ISA so you can withdraw funds from your account and replace them without it counting towards your annual allowance, so long as you replace the funds in the same tax year.

Right for you if:

If you are aged 16 and over, looking for tax-free interest with easy access to your money.


35 Day Notice

Key Features

If you are in the position to be able to safely put away your money and only withdraw by giving 35 days notice, this notice account could be a good option for you.

  • Minimum deposit of £1,000 is required to open the account.
  • Maximum balance of £200,000 plus any interest that is added to the account.
  • Pay money in by cash or cheque in branch or by standing order or online banking.
  • Withdrawals can be made after 35 days notice has been given.
  • Cash withdrawals are not permitted.

For your comfort and privacy we open new accounts away from our counter and whilst we endeavour to do this on a drop-in basis, sometimes it is not possible so we would always recommend that you make an appointment at your local branch to avoid disappointment.

Right for you if:

You don't need immediate access to your money for a minumum period of 35 days.


Easy Access

Key Features

If you require a safe but accessible place to keep your savings and have a minumum deposit of £500 to open an account, then the Easy Access account could be the account you are looking for.

  • Withdrawals may be made at any time
  • Minimum deposit of £500 is required to open the account
  • Save up to £250,000 plus any interest that is added to the account
  • You can pay money in by cash or cheque in branch or by standing order or online banking.

For your comfort and privacy we open new accounts away from our counter and whilst we endeavour to do this on a drop-in basis, sometimes it is not possible so we would always recommend that you make an appointment at your local branch to avoid disappointment.

Right for you if:

You want immediate access to your money and have a minumum deposit of £500 to open the account.


Sure Start (Under 21's)

Key Features

An account specially designed to suit under 21's. It has a competitive rate of interest with flexibility that allows you to save when you want, and provides the reassurance that you can withdraw when you need to without notice or penalty.

 

  • Special high interest account for young savers
  • Available to account holders up to the age of 21
  • Pay money in by cash or cheque in branch, or by standing order/direct transfer from your bank account
  • Open with just £5

For your comfort and privacy we open new accounts away from our counter and whilst we endeavour to do this on a drop-in basis, sometimes it is not possible so we would always recommend that you make an appointment at your local branch to avoid disappointment. 

Right for you if:

you are under 21 years old and require easy access to your funds.


Regular Saver ISA

Key Features

Our Regular Saver ISA offers tax-free interest on regular savings whilst providing easy access. Providing you meet the account conditions, we will reward you with an annual interest bonus each year! 

  • You can save for as long as you like, building your balance over time.
  • Maximum initial deposit £500.
  • Change the amount you want to save each calendar month between £25 and £500 and even take a break once a year if necessary.
  • Pay money in by cash or cheque in branch, or by standing order/direct transfer from your bank account
  • Additional bonus for first time buyers

For more information about ISAs, click here.

For your comfort and privacy we open new accounts away from our counter and whilst we endeavour to do this on a drop-in basis, sometimes it is not possible so we would always recommend that you make an appointment at your local branch to avoid disappointment. 

Right for you if:

you're aged 16 or over and wish to make regular savings from income of between £25 and £500 a month


Instant Access

Key Features

A flexible savings account which is also easy to operate. It's been designed to suit the saver who wants the reassurance that they can access their savings without notice.

  • Open with just £10
  • Withdraw anytime without notice
  • Pay money in by cash or cheque in branch, or by standing order/direct transfer from your bank account
  • Access online or in branch

For your comfort and privacy we open new accounts away from our counter and whilst we endeavour to do this on a drop-in basis, sometimes it is not possible so we would always recommend that you make an appointment at your local branch to avoid disappointment. 

Right for you if:

you need access to your savings without notice.


All accounts available within 25 mile radius of stockport

Need advice on savings accounts?

We offer a comprehensive range of savings and investment accounts to suit everyone. For helpful advice on the best option for your circumstances, start a conversation with us today...

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Vernon Building Society
19 St Petersgate
Stockport
SK1 1HF

Tel: 0161 429 6262
Email: info@thevernon.co.uk

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*The 'AER' stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded once each year.

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