Welcome to the UK – choose us as your current account
If you have recently arrived in the UK, you will more than likely need an account to pay your wages into and a card to pay for things!
Getting a bank account can at time be problematic however applying for an icount could be the first best decision you make once you arrive!
Think of it as a High Street current Account, it could be a great foundation to you getting to grips with things…and not just the UK weather!
Remember, you are 100% guaranteed to be accepted* – there are no credit checks or minimum income needed to qualify
Apply today to receive your account number and sort code within minutes*
Find out how to take control of your finances with an alternative way of banking.
Get Your Card
Start enjoying your new card within 3-5 working days.
Safeguarding you against the unexpected, all accounts come with FREE purchase protection.
Whether you’re going on a gap year, a work trip or the trip of a lifetime, a prepaid card is perfect for managing your money whilst abroad.
If you’re thinking about switching bank accounts, read all about the icount current account with prepaid card and how easy it is to switch your current account.
Add the award winning Creditbuilder™ facility to your Pay Monthly account - 0% APR Representative.
Whether for personal budgeting or household money sharing. Keep on track with icount.
If you’re looking for mortgage arrears help, look no further. We've provided our expert advice on how to deal with mortgage arrears in this money guide.
You can download your transactions and submit for your work expenses...and apply for a business account.
If you have an IVA or you’re considering applying for one, take a look at our guide to see how it will impact your credit file and financial health.
Complete the Application Form
Complete the quick application form to get your icount prepaid Mastercard®. Once we verify your name and address the card is yours!
Students benefit considerably by utilising icount, paving the way for healthy money management.
Recently arrived to the UK and unable to open a bank account? Try icount as an alternative.
If you’ve been refused a bank account, not to worry! Read our latest money guide to find out why a prepaid card is the best alternative to a bank account.
Pay for your essential and everyday bills with icount whether online, in store or over the phone.
The process of applying for a high street bank account can often be lengthy and somewhat confusing, this guide will explain how to get a bank account, instantly.
Make the most of your family finances by using prepaid cards for children. Learn how to teach kids how to budget with the help of a prepaid card.
If you’re unsure of the difference between prepaid cards vs credit cards and debit cards, read our guide to learn more about these financial products.
The first step to managing your money effectively in retirement is to work out exactly how much income you’ll be receiving each month from your pension. Read on to find out how to calculate what your income will be.
Finding the perfect bank account isn’t easy, our guide could help you decide what kind of bank account is right for you.
Struggling to open a bank account due to debt problems? We can help.
Hit Apply Now
Hit the 'Apply Now' button to be taken to the application form.
Shop online or in store wherever you see the MasterCard Acceptance Mark for those everyday purchases.
icount is a great alternative to a mainstream bank account and you are guaranteed to be accepted.*
If you’re trying to improve your credit score, take a look at our guide to help you understand what a credit score is and how you could boost your score.
If you’re looking to get your finances back on track and cut costs, this guide will show you how to save money with the help of an icount current account with prepaid card!
If you’re looking to apply for Universal Credit or just want to learn more about it, take a look at our guide to Universal Credit, explained simply and easily.
Is it time for you to open a new bank account? Our guide explains how to take your time to find the best option for you.
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Updated on 2015-12-21T14:22:56+01:00, by Alex Moss.