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    • livinka
    • By livinka 11th Jan 19, 12:43 PM
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    switching Starling to Natwest
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    • 11th Jan 19, 12:43 PM
    switching Starling to Natwest 11th Jan 19 at 12:43 PM
    Hello, I've recently opened a Starling account for the sole purpose of switching it to Natwest, to get the 150 switch incentive. The account is verified and I've just received the Starling card today. Is there any wait period with Starling - because it's a new account - to initiate the full switch to Natwest, or I can do it now, since the Starling account is up and running? Thanks.
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    • aj23
    • By aj23 11th Jan 19, 2:14 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 2:14 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 2:14 PM
    You can do it straight away.
    • badger09
    • By badger09 11th Jan 19, 3:24 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 3:24 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 3:24 PM
    I suggest you put some money into the Starling account before switching, so that there is actually something for NatWest to switch
    • emerald21
    • By emerald21 11th Jan 19, 4:41 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 4:41 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 4:41 PM
    I suggest you put some money into the Starling account before switching, so that there is actually something for NatWest to switch
    Originally posted by badger09
    Hi all I read that it was only one 1,500 payment to be put in by end of March is that correct. If it is bank managers wrong lol
    • debtorwithaquestion
    • By debtorwithaquestion 11th Jan 19, 7:19 PM
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    • #5
    • 11th Jan 19, 7:19 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 7:19 PM
    Just beware you wont be able to open another account with starling if you switch/close it.
    • d123
    • By d123 11th Jan 19, 7:49 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 7:49 PM
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    • 11th Jan 19, 7:49 PM
    Just beware you wont be able to open another account with starling if you switch/close it.
    Originally posted by debtorwithaquestion
    For a year iirc.
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    • livinka
    • By livinka 12th Jan 19, 2:31 PM
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    • 12th Jan 19, 2:31 PM
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    • 12th Jan 19, 2:31 PM
    Just beware you wont be able to open another account with starling if you switch/close it.
    Originally posted by debtorwithaquestion
    Thank you, I'm not interested in Starling. My current account banking needs are met with Barclays and Nationwide.

    Would 1 be enough to put into Starling, to switch over to Natwest?
    • No_6
    • By No_6 12th Jan 19, 9:06 PM
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    • 12th Jan 19, 9:06 PM
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    • 12th Jan 19, 9:06 PM
    make it 1000,000 and they will be sorry to see you go
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