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Easy Access Saver (4)

Easy Access Saver (4)


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Important note - From 1 December 2017, the variable interest rate on this account will increase. For annual interest it will be 1.10% AER/gross per annum, and for monthly interest it will be 1.09% gross per annum, 1.10% AER.

Our straightforward easy access account designed to help you build up your savings and keep something set aside for a rainy day.
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Your savings are protected

Your eligible deposits with Coventry Building Society are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered.

Please click here  FSCS protect  (PDF 3.7MB) for further information or visit www.fscs.org.uk

Easy Access Saver is a straightforward account designed to help you build up your savings and keep something set aside for a rainy day. There are plenty of ways to pay in and when you want to withdraw, simply transfer to your nominated bank account or another Coventry Building Society account. You can choose to have a statement or a passbook to record transactions.
 

This page contains information about Easy Access Saver (4) to help you compare it with other accounts and decide whether it’s right for you. Please read this carefully.

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Account name
Easy Access Saver (4)
What is the interest rate?
  Annual interest
(Variable)
Monthly interest
(Variable)
Balance AER*/Gross p.a. AER* Gross p.a.
£0.01 plus 0.85% 0.85% 0.85%

We calculate the interest daily and pay your interest annually, on the anniversary of the date you opened the account, or monthly,  at the end of the last day of each month. Interest can be added to the account or paid away.

Important note
From 1 December 2017, the variable interest rate on this account will increase. For annual interest it will be 1.10% AER/gross per annum, and for monthly interest it will be 1.09% gross per annum, 1.10% AER.

Can Coventry Building Society change the interest rate?
The interest rate is variable so we can increase or decrease the rate at any time.

For more details about why we may change the rate, and how we’ll let you know about a change, see section 4 in our General Investment Terms and Conditions.
What would the estimated balance be after 12 months based on a £1,000 deposit?
£1,011.00

This would be the balance after 12 months if £1,000 was paid in, all interest is paid back into the account on an annual basis, there was no change to the interest rate and no money was taken out or paid in during the year.

This illustration is just an example to help you compare accounts. It does not take into account any individual circumstances.

This illustration is calculated based on an annual variable interest rate of 1.10% AER/gross p.a., which is the interest rate effective from 1 December 2017.
How do I open and manage my account?

How to open and manage

  • Online Services
  • Telephone Services
  • By post
  • At a branch (to manage your account this way, you’ll need to ask us for a passbook).

How to pay in

  • Pay in cash or cheques in a branch
  • Post us a cheque
  • Set up transfers from an account with another bank or building society or another account with us
  • You must be aged 16 or over to have a statement version of this account
  • The minimum balance is £1
  • The maximum balance is £250,000.
Can I withdraw money?

This is an easy access account. You can take money out whenever you wish.

How to withdraw

  • Request a transfer to another Coventry Building Society account or to your nominated bank account, online or by phone.
  • If you have a passbook, you can request a transfer to another account with us or any UK based account in branch, online or by phone.
Additional information
We pay your interest gross . The gross rate is the interest payable before the deduction of tax.

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

For full details, please see the Specific Terms for Easy Access Saver (4) and our General Investment Terms and Conditions.

If you change your mind
If you open an Easy Access Saver (4) and then change your mind, you can close it anytime. To close the account, ask us at any branch, call us on 0800 121 8899 or write to us at: Head Office, Economic House, PO Box 9, High Street, Coventry, CV1 5QN.

Not sure what to do?
We’re keen to help you make the right choice – have a chat with our specialists at any branch or by calling 0800 121 8899.

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