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Family Offset Account (1)

The Family Offset Account is linked to a Family Mortgage and reduces the amount of the mortgage on which interest is charged.

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Annual interest (AER gross) Account rate type Minimum opening amount Additional information Monthly interest option? Withdrawal limits Available to new customers?
0%
  • Mortgage linked
£5,000
  • No interest is paid on this account
  • The Family Offset Account can only be opened by a family member of a Family Mortgage applicant requiring the rate reduction provided by this account
  • The account can only be applied for and operated by post
No Withdrawals or account closure are only available following a review of the linked Family Mortgage No

Key features

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  • Reduces the amount of the linked Family Mortgage on which interest is charged by the amount equal to the amount in the Family Offset Account
  • Account can be applied for and operated by post
  • Save from £5,000, up to a third of the value of the linked Family Mortgage prime security
  • Withdrawals or account closure are only available following a review of the linked Family Mortgage
  • No interest will be earned
  • Additions are not permitted

The information provided below is a summary of the key features of the account and is not intended to be a substitute for reading the Product Features leaflet and the General Conditions for our Savings Account booklet.

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Account name

Family Offset Account (1)

What is the interest rate?

Interest will not be paid on the account but the amount on to which interest is charged to the borrower(s) under the mortgage will be reduced by the corresponding balance held in a Family Offset Account

Can the Family Building Society change the interest rate?

No interest is paid on this account.

What would the estimated balance be?

Opening balance Projected balance (Gross)
£5,000 £5,000.00

  • No interest is paid on this account
  • Projected balance is at the end of 12 months
  • All projections are provided for illustrative purposes only and do not take into account individual circumstances

How do I open and manage my account?

  • The Family Offset Account can only be opened by a family member of a Family Mortgage applicant requiring the rate reduction provided by this account
  • The account can only be applied for by post
  • A minimum of £5,000 must be deposited
  • Additions are not permitted
  • The maximum that can be held in the account is a third of the value of the linked Family Mortgage prime security
  • Instructions for the account can only be made by post

Can I withdraw money?

  • Withdrawals or account closure are only available following a review of the linked Family Mortgage. Please refer to the 'Family Offset Account terms' section of the Product Features leaflet for more information

How can I make deposits?

  • A minimum of £5,000 can be deposited
  • The maximum deposit is a third of the value of the linked Family Mortgage prime security
  • Additions are not permitted

Additional information

This account is only available in conjunction with a mortgage.

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