david hieatt

Dear Richard Branson,

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Can you start a People’s Bank?

Where a bank is just a bank.

A bank that pays a fair interest.

A bank that lends wisely.

A bank that gives customers great customer service.

But, most importantly, a bank that doesn’t think its job is to take huge risks with our money.

We can’t stop the bankers paying themselves their bonuses no more than we can put the toothpaste back in its tube of a morning.

But we can stop banking with them.

And instead we can put our money into a new bank that we do trust.

I think there are a lot of people who would like to join that kind of bank.

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Check Zopa out, it has to be the future.

Hi David, take a look at Metro Bank. Recently opened in London: https://www.metrobankonline.co.uk/ They're hoping to do exactly what you describe (it worked for them in the states).

how about Tridos?

I had this very same idea the other day, or an anti-bonus bank!

Come on Richard you know it makes sense!

i made a film about a bank manager who could run it:

http://www.vimeo.com/9419926

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