High interest rate Con: So I opened the account in Nov and even went further convincing my spouse to open one as well. The bonus was promised to be credited by end of Mar , but no bonus comes into our accounts until mid Apr. So I called, and the Customer Service courteously told me that their back office was closed already, so she would get them check and credit the bonus within working days. No news and no bonus came, so I called again 10 days later.
This article is over 9 years old Virgin Money plans to follow Tesco with launch of internet bank operation Richard Branson is to launch an internet bank in a move designed to exploit public disgust with Britain's big banks in the wake of the credit crunch. Branson follows Tesco , which is also planning to capitalise on disenchantment with traditional banking via a big push into financial services. Virgin Money is understood to be poised to apply for a banking licence from the Financial Services Authority to allow it to take deposits and offer mortgages for the first time. Branson is talking to US investment banks and other investors about financial backing. He is also talking with advisers about more ambitious plans that could see Virgin launch a bid for Northern Rock , if the government decides to sell part of the bank back to the private sector before the general election in May Credit Suisse , the Treasury's financial adviser, is thought to have sounded out potential buyers in recent weeks.
Share via Email It seemed as if Virgin was on a quest to make my banking worse. Alamy For the last 15 years I have had a credit card with Virgin Money, and paid the full balance each month by direct debit. Last month, three days after the debit is usually taken, I received a text from Virgin Money reminding me that a payment was due. I checked and the direct debit had been taken that morning.
Just follow these simple steps: Sign in to your My Virgin Media account Click: My bill and payments Then click: Do you have any unpaid balance on your account?