Barclays is a British bank that is headquartered in London. The bank operates as a universal bank with a global reach which offers services over personal, investment and corporate banking. The bank is so big that, in total, it employs around 120, 000 people. It was first established in London in 1690. If you need to get in touch with Barclays, for whatever reason, then the best way to do so is by calling their head office on 0843 557 3371.
When you call the Barclays accounts number you can speak to a call handler about the type of accounts that are available to you and you can also receive advice on which is the best type to get, depending on yourself and your situation. You will be asked to press zero to speak to an operator if you are new to Barclays and are looking at opening an account for the first time. Other options on the switchboard are 1) for current account holders 2) if you have a premier current account, 3) for business current accounts and 4) if you are a Barclays customer but looking to switch to a different account. For all account enquiries, the number you need to ring is 0843 557 5015.
Barclays Rewards and Offers
There are different rewards and offers that you will be entitled to as a Barclays’ customer and you can call 0843 557 4385 to find out what you can claim and what is available on your account. The operator will ask what type of account you have with Barclays and you can ask all about Barclay’s Blue Rewards, Cashback and also Barclays’ free kapersky security offer. If you have a specific reward in mind then please state this to the call handler and they will see whether you are eligible for it. The most common type of Barclay’s reward is the blue reward which allows you to get cashback from over 150 popular retailers, straight into your account.
Barclays also offer a range of reliable insurance choices which you can take advantage of as a Barclays customer. The insurance options will be presented to you by a switchboard. You will be asked to press 1) for home insurance, 2) for travel insurance, 3) for life insurance enquiries and 4) for phone and gadget cover. Barclays will also insure you for Landlord purposes as well as provide breakdown cover. To discuss these policies or anything else insurance related that isn’t mentioned on the menu above, please press 0. The number you need to call to discuss your insurance options with a Barclays professional is 0844 826 8019.
If you are taking out a mortgage with Barclays you will need to make an appointment to head into your local branch and discuss what options are available to you. You can make an appointment by calling 0844 453 0255 and speaking to an operator. The operator will tell you what appointment times are available. Barclays has a great range of mortgage options such as tracker mortgages, off-set mortgages, family springboard mortgages and fixed-rate mortgages. If you are currently undecided with which mortgage option you are going to go for, you can discuss them over the phone first, so that you have a better idea during your appointment. There is also a Barclays mortgage calculator available online which you can use to find out how much you are entitled to based on your earnings. The operator at this number deals not only with first-time buyers but anyone that is looking to re-mortgage their home or wants to look into any additional borrowing.
Call 0843 557 4611 to register an official complaint with Barclays. When you call the number, please make sure you explain your complaint in detail so that it can be resolved as quickly as possible. You may be told by an operator to expect a call back, in which case you will be given a date and time scale.
Barclays Contact Numbers
|Department||Contact Number||Opening Hours|
|Accounts||0843 557 3371||Mon-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-1pm|
|Rewards and Offers||0843 557 5015||Mon-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-1pm|
|Insurance||0843 557 4385||Mon-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-1pm|
|Mortgages||0844 826 8019||Mon-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-1pm|
|Complaints||0844 453 0255||Mon-Fri 8am-7pm, Sat 9am-1pm|