TSB apologises as payments glitch hits on payday

  • Payments to and from TSB bank experiencing issues on Thursday morning.
  • Some customers complain they have been left without their salary on payday.
  • Bank apologises to customers, saying it’s “working as hard and as fast as we can to resolve any issues.”

LONDON – TSB is investigating problems with standing orders and bank-to-bank transfers, leaving some customers without their salary on payday.

The bank is experiencing issues with payments on Thursday and a customer service assistant confirmed to BI that the bank has been aware of problems since around 7 a.m. (Disclosure: the author is a TSB customer affected by the issue.)

The assistant said it is unclear whether the issue is specific to TSB or affecting other banks too.

Some TSB customers took to Twitter to complain of issues:


A spokesperson for TSB confirmed the bank was aware of problems and investigating.

The spokesperson said: “We’d like to apologise to our customers who might be experiencing some disruption when making or receiving payments to TSB. We’re working as hard and as fast as we can to resolve any issues and will update our customers as soon as we possibly can.”

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