UK seniors take up online banking - survey

Wednesday 28 January 2015 | 13:25 CET | News
Some 2.27 million people aged 70 or more are registered for internet banking in the UK and over 600,000 of them are aged 80 or more, according to banking trade association BBA. More than 306,000 seniors aged 60 or more receive text alerts from their bank. The BBA study also found that smartphone and tablet banking apps have been downloaded over 457,000 times by people aged over 60. UK banks have seen over 12 million app downloads in the last few years. Some banks are seeing faster growth rate for digital services for customers in the 70s and 80s than for younger generations, shattering the

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