HSBC Flexible Saver
Whether you’re saving for a wedding, a new car, a once-in-a-lifetime holiday or maybe all 3, you can open as many Flexible Saver accounts as you have reasons to save.
Open an account with £1. How much you save is up to you – you can put in a lump sum or save a little at a time, starting from just £1.
Save a bit every month. You can choose to save by standing order, transferring a set amount into the account each month or by making a lump sum payment. There’s no maximum balance.
Access your money instantly. This is an instant access account, so you can take out and transfer money whenever you need to, no notice required.
Watch your money grow. You’ll earn interest on your savings – and, if you’re an HSBC Advance customer, you’ll enjoy preferential rates that could help you save even more.
Open a Flexible Saver account today
Start saving for something special with just a £1 deposit.
Please read the important product information and check eligibility before you apply.
Key product information
Our Flexible Saver helps you save for anything, in a way that suits you. It's an instant access account, so you can put in or take out money whenever you like. There are no charges for withdrawals.
You can open as many Flexible Saver accounts as you like – perhaps one for a wedding and another for a holiday. You'll earn interest on your money and if you're an HSBC Advance customer you are eligible for a preferential rate.
Unless you tell us otherwise, we will send you paper statements via the post. If you prefer, you can switch off your paper statements on online banking.
What is the interest rate?
|All balances||Standard rate||0.15% AER/Gross
|All balances||Standard rate||0.01% AER/Gross|
|Interest rate||0.01% AER/Gross|
|Interest rate||0.01% AER/Gross|
Can HSBC change the interest rate?
Yes, the interest rate is variable. We can change the interest rate on this account, in line with the account's Terms and Conditions.
- if we increase the rate of interest, we'll either tell you personally within 31 days, or within 3 working days provide the details in a notice in the press and on our Rates and Charges notice in branches. We'll also display this information on our website
- if we reduce the rate of interest we'll tell you personally at least 2 months in advance
What would the estimated balance be after 12 months based on a range of deposits?
|Initial deposit||Rate||Interest rate||Balance at the end of 12 months|
|£1,000||Standard rate||0.15% AER/Gross||£1,001.50|
|£1,000||Preferential rate||0.20% AER/Gross||£1,002|
|Interest rate||0.15% AER/Gross|
|Balance at the end of 12 months||£1,001.50|
|Interest rate||0.20% AER/Gross|
|Balance at the end of 12 months||£1,002|
Projection provided for illustrative purposes only and does not take into account individual circumstances.
How do I open and manage my account?
- aged 16 years or over
- a minimum of £1 must be deposited to open the account
- there is no maximum balance
How to manage the account:
- once opened you can view your balance via online banking, phone banking, the app or in branch
Can I withdraw money?
Yes, you have instant access to your account. You can make as many fee free withdrawals as you like.
- a 14 day cancellation period applies to this account
- we do not deduct tax from any interest paid to you
- AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate. This shows you what the gross rate would be if interest were paid and compounded each year
- gross is the rate of interest if interest were paid and not compounded each year
Rates correct as at 03 September 2018
How to apply
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If you have an HSBC current or another savings account and you're registered for online banking, you can apply online in minutes.
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It only takes a few minutes. Then, once you receive your security details, you can apply online right away.
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Before applying, please take the time to read the following documents. You may also want to save them for future reference.
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