Business banking

A bank account is essential if you want to send and receive payments or to save money securely. Banks and other providers offer a range of personal and business banking services and accounts.

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Business banking - overview

Do you need a separate business bank account? What should you look for in a business bank account and how do you open one? Find out in our introduction to business banking.

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The best UK business bank account

Our guide to some of the UK’s most popular business bank accounts - from high street banks and challenger apps - to help you find the bank account for your business.

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Accepting payments

As a business you need to accept customer payments. There are many ways of accepting payments, but you should aim to accept the payment methods your customers prefer. How can you get paid?

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Choosing a business bank account

Business bank accounts are offered by a rank of providers from recognised high street banks to the new, online challenger banks. A guide to choosing the right business bank account.

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Do I need a business bank account?

You may be required by law to open a business bank account. Check the rules and discover the benefits of having one or more business bank accounts - even if you do not legally require one.

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Opening a business bank account

Opening a business bank account should be straightforward but to make sure the process is as smooth as possible you should follow this advice.

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