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Eco-Instant

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply), request withdrawals and send secure messages
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • Voting rights available (1)

    *We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

    **AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

    1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

Ordinary Share

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply), request withdrawals and send secure messages
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • Voting rights available(1)

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

Eco-60

Key Features

  • Tiered variable interest rates depending on your account balance as follows:
    £500 - £24,999 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
    £25,000 and over 1.30% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • Withdrawals with 60 days’ notice or immediate with 60 days’ loss of interest on the amount withdrawn
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply), request withdrawals and send secure messages
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • Voting rights available(1)


*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

Earthwise Cash ISA

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.25% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £15,240 for the 2016/2017 tax year
  • No notice withdrawals; however, if a withdrawal is made, the value may only be replaced by further subscriptions where the annual investment limit for the relevant tax year has not been reached
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply), request withdrawals and send secure messages
  • £25 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 5 April
  • Statements issued annually in April
  • Voting rights available (1)

*All ISA interest is paid tax-free, which means it's exempt from income tax and no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

Foundations Share

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply), request withdrawals and send secure messages
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • Voting rights available (1)

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

Foundations Deposit

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account and send secure messages via our online Interactive facility
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • This Deposit account has no voting rights

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

Charity Deposit

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account and send secure messages via our online Interactive facility
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • This Deposit account has no voting rights

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

Corporate Deposit

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account and send secure messages via our online Interactive facility
  • £5 minimum balance required to keep account open
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • This Deposit account has no voting rights

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

Ordinary Deposit

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account and send secure messages via our online Interactive facility (restrictions apply)
  • Minimum balance required to keep the account open is £5
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • This Deposit account has no voting rights

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

Earthwise Cash ISA (ex-TESSA ISA)
  • Variable interest rate of 1.25% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Due to restrictions within our system, we cannot accept additional deposits into converted Cash ISA products
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Minimum balance required to keep the account open is £25
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online, request withdrawals and send secure messages via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply)
  • Interest payable on 5 April
  • Statements issued annually in April
  • Voting rights available(1)

*All ISA interest is paid tax-free, which means it’s exempt from income tax and no tax is deducted. It’s your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

Foundation Supporters

Key Features

  • Variable interest rate of 2.00% gross* p.a./AER**
  • Minimum interest rate guarantee of 1.00% gross* p.a./AER** and the interest rate on this account will never be lower than our highest savings rate
  • The maximum investment is £125,000
  • No notice withdrawals
  • Monthly savings options
  • Operation by free, First Class Business Reply post
  • View your account online, request withdrawals and send secure messages via our Interactive facility (restrictions apply)
  • Minimum balance required to keep the account open is £5
  • Interest payable on 31 December
  • Statements issued annually in January
  • Voting rights available(1)

*We pay all savings interest gross, which means that no tax is deducted. It's your responsibility to pay any tax due, based on your individual circumstances. Tax rules may change in future.

**AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and provides a means of comparing interest rates by showing what the rate would be if interest was paid and added once a year.

1) Voting rights are available to those individuals aged 18 or over whose account balance was not less than £100 between the Society’s previous financial year end (or other date as specified in the rules) and the date of voting.

 

 

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Ecology Building Society was rated as an ethical Best Buy for our mortgages and savings accounts by Ethical Consumer magazine in its product guide rankings (in issue Jul / Aug 2016).
Ecology Building Society was rated as an ethical Best Buy for our mortgages and savings accounts by Ethical Consumer magazine in its product guide rankings (July/August 2016 issue).

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