Senior saver

You should read this document carefully in conjunction with our Savings terms and conditions booklet to ensure you understand the features and conditions of what you are buying and keep it safe for future reference. Our savings accounts are only available to UK residents.

Account name

Senior saver

What is the interest rate?

Interest rate band

Interest rate


4.05% Gross/4.13% AER variable

  • If the balance falls below the minimum operating balance, a variable rate of 1.50% gross/AER will be paid.

  • Interest is variable and calculated daily and paid monthly or upon closure. Interest can be credited to this account, or another Newbury Building Society account or your bank account.

  • Rate of interest payable depends on individual circumstances and may be subject to change in the future.

Can Newbury Building Society change the interest rate?

What would the estimated balance be after 12 months based on a £1,000 deposit?

Interest rate band

Estimated balance



  • This estimation is based on a deposit of £1,000 being made on 1 Nov and assumes the monthly interest is compounded into this account.

  • The estimation is for illustrative purposes only and does not reflect individual circumstances.

How do I open and manage my account?

  • This account can be opened and operated in branch, via the post or online.

  • Minimum age requirement of 55 years, for all account holders. Can be opened in single or joint names.

  • Account holder/s must be resident in England or Wales.

  • The minimum opening and operating balance is £500.

  • The maximum balance is £1,500,000.

Can I withdraw money?

Withdrawals can be made:

  • Up to £500 cash per day in branch.

  • By cheque against cleared funds in branch or by post.

  • By electronic payment in branch to your nominated account (up to £50,000).

  • Via the myaccounts online service to your nominated account (up to £50,000).

  • By CHAPS for electronic payments to your nominated account (over £50,000).

Additional information

  • Tax status - From 6 April 2016, HMRC introduced a Personal Savings Allowance for individuals and as a result interest on savings is paid gross of tax. Your tax treatment will depend on your individual

circumstances and may be subject to change in the future. For further information go to

Important notes

Gross rate is the contractual rate of interest payable before the deduction of income tax at the rate specified by law.

AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate and illustrates what the interest rate would be if interest was paid and compounded once each year.


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