Looking for a new current account? Here are your options

With Ulster and KBC withdrawing, customers need new homes for their money

We take a look at all the banking options, including one ‘free banking’ offer, plus how digital only banks stack up. Photograph: iStock

We take a look at all the banking options, including one ‘free banking’ offer, plus how digital only banks stack up. Photograph: iStock

With both Ulster Bank and KBC Bank in the process of withdrawing from the Irish market, hundreds of thousands of banking customers are going to be in the market for a new current account provider over the coming year.

With eight possibilities for switching, there is choice out there – just not as much as banking customers might like to see.

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