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Samsung Pay will be available from 20 June. Stuart Haire, Head of Retail Banking and Wealth Management UK, HSBC, said: “Samsung Pay is just one of the ways we’re helping customers manage their money in a safe and convenient way.


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first direct is proud to be the main sponsor of the 11thLeeds LGBT Pride celebration on 6 August, and we can’t wait join in this amazing celebration. At heart we’re a people-powered, joy-loving group who’ve been doing things our own way since we started, and that will never change. We look to work with open-minded people, creative people...


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On 20 May, a 62 strong team from first direct, took on 26 miles and the three largest peaks in Yorkshire as the bank continues to raise funds for cancer charity Maggie’s. Maggie’sprovides free practical, emotional and social support for people with cancer and their family and friends.


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The Apps have been developed in conjunction with customer feedback and are now completely ‘native’ meaning their look and feel follows the design standards of both operating systems and offers the best possible customer experience. The app is now live on iOS and available from the apple store, and will be available for Android customers shortly.


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What would happen if your favourite coffee shop started acting like a bank? With an automated order system producing your caffeine fix based on assumptions, there would be no chance of a tall, soya milk cappuccino with sugar free vanilla syrup and an extra shot of Guatemalan espresso! Well...


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