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I'd like to open an account with them. Can you only do it in branch? I went to their website, there's no information about opening an account.

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Yes you will be able to. They don't go into full swing until the 29th July 2010.


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Can you open an account online?

 

I'd say no, or not in the immediate future.

 

I emailed them asking this, and about their fee structures as I would like to know this before opening an account (I have no interest in opening an account, however)

 

In true banking form, they answered none of my questions (I asked 3), though inferred it was only possible to open an account on the high street.

 

Thank you for your enquiry.

We would love to help you open your account. We offer a great range of competitive products and Amazing customer service. To open a new account, all you need to do is visit our new store in Holborn (One Southampton Row, Holborn WC1B 5HA). Bring your photo ID (Passport) with you and proof of address. We will go through all the details with you and even print your new debit card in the store.

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From their website:

 

Metro Bank Customers are empowered to bank whenever and however they choose, in our convenient stores seven days a week, by internet (coming soon)

 

https://www.metrobankonline.co.uk/personal/


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Investigating business banking as we speak oooo a new bank. Intereting.

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Maybe we could use this act?

 

Trade Descriptions Act 1968 Has any one seen there credit card and cheque book?


Any typos spelling mistakes are due to leprechauns in my keyboard they move the letters around sometimes (edited for bookworm god bless her sole) Deep Peace be with you.

 

“I would say to the House as I said to those who have joined this government: I have

nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat. We have before us an ordeal of the

most grievous kind. We have before us many, many long months of struggle and of

suffering.

 

You ask, what is our aim? I can answer in one word: Victory. Victory at all costs —

Victory in spite of all terror — Victory, however long and hard the road may be, for

without victory there is no survival.”

 

(Winston Churchill Addressing the House of commons.)

 

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I emailed them just the other day with the same question as OP. They replied really promptly (29 Sept) as follows:

 

Thank you for contacting Metro Bank Mrs xxxx

The initial stage of the account opening process will require you to be in store due to security reasons as all our customers set their own passwords and PINs. After that you are free to access your account online from wherever you please we also offer telephone banking.

I hope this has answered your question. Any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us.

Have a great day.

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