Are your savings for the future being used to make that future worse? Choose a bank that invests in the type of things you agree with. Your money will help slow climate change, create jobs and drive green industries. Ask yourself in which companies your pension or investments are held.
Many people still have the bank account they opened when they went to university and started work. If you want to ensure bank isn’t supporting the fossil fuel industry, check the list the top 5 ethical current accounts as
- Triodos Bank
- Nationwide Building Society
- The Cumberland
- Starling Bank
Watch our session with Rebecca O’Connor (Becky) from Good With Money joined us to talk about money in June. Want to know how to be good with money?
But what about Pensions
There’s £2.6 trillion in UK pensions. This money is owned by all of us, and is invested to build our savings for the future. But from fossil fuels to tobacco, exploitation to extraction, these investments are often contradicting our values. That’s why we’re calling for our money to be invested in building a future we can be proud of, economies we can rely on, and an environment we can thrive in.