Savings Accounts

We're accepting applications for our Regular Savings, Easy Access and 90-Day Notice accounts. We aren't currently accepting applications for our other savings accounts, but if you already hold one it will continue to operate as normal.

 

Regular Savings

A limited access monthly savings account, save between £25 to £250 a month via Direct Debit, up to a maximum of £3,000 per calendar year.  Also available to open on behalf of a child or in a child’s name.

A limited-access account for regular savers

Key details

Variable interest rate of 1.75% gross* p.a./AER**
Minimum amount to open the account: £25
Maximum investment: £3,000 per calendar year
Withdrawal notice: none (restrictions apply)


Easy Access

A simple and flexible savings account, pay in and withdraw whenever needed, save up to £75,000 and receive the same interest rate whatever your balance. Also available to open on behalf of a child or in a child’s name. 

A simple and flexible account for unrestricted access

Key details

Variable interest rate of 0.85% gross* p.a./AER**
Minimum amount to open the account: £25
Maximum investment: £75,000
Withdrawal notice: None


90-Day Notice

A tiered long-term, variable rate savings account with a notice period of 90 days for withdrawals. Also available to open on behalf of a child or in a child's name.

A tiered long-term savings account

Key details

Variable interest rate of 1.00% to 1.45% gross* p.a./AER** depending on account balance
Minimum amount to open the account: £500
Maximum investment: £75,000
Withdrawal notice: 90 days


*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.

 

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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 (May/June 2018 issue).

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UntitledYour eligible deposits with Ecology Building Society are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, the UK's deposit guarantee scheme. Any deposits you hold above the limit are unlikely to be covered. Please click here for further information or visit www.fscs.org.uk | FSCS Information Sheet


Accounts for existing members

Some of our accounts aren't currently open to new applications, but if you already have one it will operate as usual.

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Accounts no longer available

Useful information for existing account holders.

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