Main reasons for opening a cash savings account in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014

Consumer reasons for opening an cash savings account in the preceding year in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2014

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 20, 2015
Main reasons for opening a cash savings account in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2014 This statistic presents factors influencing the decision about the cash savings account opening in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2014, according to account holders who had opened an account in the preceding year. A total of 48 percent of the respondents stated that getting a better rate of interest was one of the main reasons for opening an account.
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Consumer reasons for opening an cash savings account in the preceding year in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2014

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Share of respondents
Getting a better rate of interest48%
Keeping the money from being spent31%
Saving for the future31%
Saving towards a big expense19%
Paying everyday expenses8%
Share of respondents
Getting a better rate of interest48%
Keeping the money from being spent31%
Saving for the future31%
Saving towards a big expense19%
Paying everyday expenses8%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 20, 2015
This statistic presents factors influencing the decision about the cash savings account opening in the United Kingdom (UK) as of June 2014, according to account holders who had opened an account in the preceding year. A total of 48 percent of the respondents stated that getting a better rate of interest was one of the main reasons for opening an account.
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