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6 Month Fixed Rate Account/Bond

With £1,000 or more to deposit for periods of up to six months you can earn interest by placing funds in a 6 Month Fixed Rate Account.

No withdrawals are permitted on an account after the initial deposit. You can however invest in as many fixed rate accounts as you like.

The interest can be credited to the account or transferred to your external bank account from which the funds originated.

Up to 0.81%

Gross Rate* - interest paid annually and compounded for balances £250,000+

Up to 0.71%

Gross Rate* - interest paid annually and compounded for balances £1,000+

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Protecting your money

Your eligible deposits with Hodge Bank are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.

6 Month Fixed Rate Account/Bond Summary

Account Name
6 Month Fixed Rate Account/Bond.
What is the interest rate?
Up to 0.81% Gross Rate* - interest paid annually and compounded§ on balances of £250,000+.
Up to 0.71% Gross Rate* – interest paid monthly and paid away§ on balances of £1,000+.
Can Hodge Bank change the interest rate?
Not during the term of the product.
What would the estimated balance be after 12 months based on a range of deposits?
£1,000+ £1,007.10
£250,000+ £252,025.00
Assumes interest is compounded and paid annually. This is for illustrative purposes only as the account will mature six months from opening.
How do I open and manage my account?
You can open your account by post. You can manage your account by post or telephone. The minimum deposit for a Fixed Rate Account is £1,000.
Can I withdraw money?
Not until maturity of the account.
Additional information
If the total amount of interest you earn exceeds your Personal Savings Allowance then you may have to pay tax directly to HMRC. For more information visit www.gov.uk and search 'Personal Savings Allowance'.

How to apply

The rate applicable on your account will depend upon the initial deposit. Select from the options below.

Amount
Gross Rate* - interest paid annually
Gross Rate* - interest paid monthly
AER†
Amount £250,000+
Gross Rate* - interest paid annually 0.81%
Gross Rate* - interest paid monthly 0.00%
AER† 0.81%
Amount £1,000+
Gross Rate* - interest paid annually 0.71%
Gross Rate* - interest paid monthly 0.00%
AER† 0.71%

Applying offline

You can apply for this account by post by downloading the application form below

By Post

Hodge Bank, One Central Square, Cardiff, CF10 1FS.

FAQs

AER stands for Annual Equivalent Rate. It shows the rate of interest a saver will receive over a year, on the assumption that the cash is left in the account for the full year without any withdrawals.
Compound interest is interest paid on the initial principle as well as the accumulated interest on money you have invested. You earn interest on the money you deposit, and on the interest you have already earned

Glossary of Terms

*Gross
Is the contractual rate of interest payable before the deducation of income tax at the rate specified by law. The payment can be made annually or monthly.

Rate
This is the contractual rate of interest paid from which tax is deemed to have been deducted at the appropriate rate, currently 20%.

§Compounded interest and interest paid away
Compounded interest is interest that rolls up annually and is paid on maturity of the account. Interest paid away means the interest isn’t compounded over the term of the account. It is placed into a designated current account every month

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Protecting your money

Your eligible deposits with Hodge Bank are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.

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Why Hodge

Doing the right thing is what we aim to do in all areas of our business – it guides our decisions.

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Our service to you

We do the right thing for our customers and are committed to providing good service. Banking with us is stress-free and straightforward.