Jul 12, 2013
July 1st 2013 - Lloyds TSB has announced the launch of its 2013 Student Current Account, available to new and existing customers from 2nd July 2013. The account includes a number of benefits, including the ability to help students track their spending and take more control of their money.
The account includes:
- A tiered interest and fee-free Planned Overdraft of up to £2,000 (up to £1,500 in years one to three and up to £2,000 in year four. This can be extended into years five and six for longer courses. Subject to application and approval).
- A free NUS extra card for three years , giving students access to exclusive discounts, offers and competitions from over 160 of their favourite brands and retailers on the high street and online.
- Exclusive £75 discount off a holiday booking with STA Travel , the world’s leading travel agent for students and young people. Students can fly from any UK airport, including regional departures.
Philip Robinson, director of current accounts for Lloyds TSB said: “As a leading provider of Student Accounts, we understand that starting university can be both challenging and exciting, with many students managing their finances for the first time.
“Our student account package has been designed to help students better manage their money and make it go further throughout their student life. By supporting the Lloyds Scholars programme, we also aim to underscore our commitment to students in higher education.”
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