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14% now using money transfer services at least once a month A quarter of us will use FX in any six-month period More than one in five sending morney to friends and family living abroad   Once the preserve of wealthy individuals buying and selling property, cars, art, and other high-value items...


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first direct bank teams with Jess Glynne and Little Mix collaborator Rare chance to share the same studios as Adele and Michael Jackson first direct has teamed with Brit award-nominated songwriter Jin Jin and one of Europe’s leading recording studios to create a competition that will give a group of budding songwriters a money-can’t-buy experience.


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Samsung Pay will be available from 20 June. Stuart Haire, Head of Retail Banking and Wealth Management UK, HSBC, said: “Samsung Pay is just one of the ways we’re helping customers manage their money in a safe and convenient way.


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first direct is proud to be the main sponsor of the 11thLeeds LGBT Pride celebration on 6 August, and we can’t wait join in this amazing celebration. At heart we’re a people-powered, joy-loving group who’ve been doing things our own way since we started, and that will never change. We look to work with open-minded people, creative people...


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On 20 May, a 62 strong team from first direct, took on 26 miles and the three largest peaks in Yorkshire as the bank continues to raise funds for cancer charity Maggie’s. Maggie’sprovides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their family and friends.


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