Lloyds TSB is linking up with BT Cellnet to provide customers with mobile banking services. From November, customers will be able to access online banking plus a range of other internet services, using mobile phones.
The package will include a free mobile handset, free connection, free off-peak internet access for pcs, a discounted mobile call tariff and online shopping services provided by BT’s Genie Internet.
Lloyds TSB already has 450,000 internet banking customers and expects one million by the end of the year. It expects significant numbers of these customers to take advantage of the mobile banking offer over the next two years.