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Why choose Skipton?

Saving for tomorrow, looking to the future, enjoying the life you've worked so hard for, we know how important these things are. The more we can help you save, the more you could enjoy and share with those you love. From helping with university fees or backing a new business to a trip down Route 66.

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Here since 1853

Our story began back in 1853 and we’ve been helping people find a good place for their money ever since.

One million customers and counting

Today, over a million people are taking steps towards reaching their financial goals with us. We’re here to help you make the most of your future financial plans.

Not driven by shareholders

We are not driven by shareholders. We’re focused on our customers and the things that matter to you, helping you save for the future and securing a home of your own.

We're award winning

We're proud to be an award-winning provider of savings and mortgages. The fact we’ve won many of our awards because of the fantastic things customers say, makes them even more special.

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Moneyfacts Consumer Awards 2022 logo
what Mortgage awards 2021 Best National Building Society

Our Products


Options, answers and the time you need

We’ll never pressure you into making any decision about your money. We’ll help you and give you the information you ask for. Everything else is completely up to you.

Our No Pressure Promise means we'll speak to you about the things that matter most to you, and provide information about products and services, then let you make an informed decision in your own time.

Mark Banyard-Hughes, Regional Manager

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Financial Services Compensation Scheme

Your eligible deposits with Skipton Building Society are protected up to a total of £85,000 by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS), the UK's deposit guarantee scheme.

Learn more about the FSCS

FSCS - Protecting Your Money
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