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Post Office scores hat trick at Personal Finance Awards

Press Release   •   Nov 22, 2017 11:14 GMT

Post Office has won the accolades for Best Overall Personal Finance Provider, Best Travel Insurance and Best Variable Rate Mortgage Lender at the prestigious Personal Finance awards 2017.

The awards, which are in their 20th year, celebrate the best businesses and their products on the personal finance market in the UK. Consumer opinion of these businesses are gauged through a comprehensive voting process, with over 14,000 voters and categories spanning savings, mortgages and credit cards.

Owen Woodley, Managing Director of Post Office Money, said:

“We’re delighted with these awards. Our customers are at the heart of our business, and our products and services are aimed at making their lives as convenient and simple as possible - whether they’re saving up for their next step in life; buying a home of their own; or getting ready for their travels.

“We are immensely proud to be taking these awards away with us; it’s a real endorsement of the fact that Post Office Money is doing a good job of providing important services to our customers. It’s a real privilege for us, and we look forward to continuing to do so for many years to come.”

Rob Clarkson, Managing Director of Post Office Management Services said:

“We’re really pleased to have been voted Best Travel Insurance Provider at this year’s prestigious Personal Finance Awards. We have dedicated much time and effort to making our products convenient for customers to buy and to ensuring they are accessible through all of our channels. We’re really proud that this latest award win recognises how we’re putting customers and their needs at the heart of every insurance product we design.”

Post Office provides a range of financial services, including:

  • Personal banking services at our 11,600 branches, including allowing customers to access their usual high street account to deposit and withdraw cash and check their balance.
  • A range of mortgages, helping customers to take that next big step and own a home of their own.
  • Savings, with a range of accounts to provide the right investment option for every customers.
  • Home, life, car, travel and pet insurance plans, to cover the important things in life.
  • Credit cards, for use at home and abroad
  • Travel money - we are the UK’s largest foreign exchange provider and account for one in four of all UK currency transactions.

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About the Post Office

Post Office Limited has an unrivalled national network of over 11,600 branches across the UK, more than all the high street banks combined, and sits at the heart of many communities across the country.

It provides around 170 different services and products spanning financial services including savings, insurance, loans, mortgages and credit cards. Post Office also offers Government services, telephony, foreign currency, travel insurance and mail services.

99.7% of people live within three miles of their nearest Post Office outlet. For many rural communities the Post Office is the only retail outlet. Post Offices remain highly valued and trusted and are the focal point for many communities. For more information, visit