Simple, straightforward local banking starts with our basic bank account. It’s a useful, ‘can do’ current account that makes your everyday money easy to manage and control, without any of the fancy extras.
This account is only suitable if you’re not eligible for any of our other current accounts and do not have another UK bank account.
Why choose our Cash Account?
A free basic banking account that offers everyday banking
Manage your money through the app, online, on the phone and in a branch.
How to open a basic bank account online
To open a basic bank account, you’ll need details of your income including: pensions, investments, address for the last three years and your employment details. It’s easy and only takes around 10 minutes. Visit our online application page and follow the steps on the screen.
Make it easier to manage your money on the go. It means you can do your banking on the move from most internet-enabled mobile devices - either using our app or via your mobile device's browser.
Your TSB Visa debit card is an amazing piece of plastic. Accepted in millions of places and cash machines worldwide, it's incredibly convenient. It's just as safe to use abroad as at home, so it's a simple alternative to carrying cash.
A joint account is simply a bank account in the name of two or more people. You can either convert your existing bank account into a joint account by adding someone else to it, or open a new account in two people's names.
Account Opening is subject to our assessment of your circumstances. You must be 18 or over and a UK resident to apply.
Text alerts are free but your mobile operator may charge for some services. Please check with them.
We don’t charge for your use of Mobile Banking but your mobile operator may charge for some services, please check with them. Mobile Banking is available on most internet enabled mobile devices. Services may be affected by phone signal and functionality. You must be registered for Internet Banking. Terms and conditions apply.