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Nationwide’s shining customer service example

If all companies took customer service as seriously as some shining examples, maybe we would trust the industry more than we do

By Jeff Prestridge | Published Apr 11, 2012 | Your Industry | comments

But surely, we would all benefit from a banking system where staff received bonuses for being consumer-focused rather than for taking big risks which ultimately can – and do - harm the interests of shareholders or members.

If all companies took customer service as seriously as Nationwide, maybe we would think a little more kindly about the financial services industry and trust it a little more than we currently do. Santander executives, please take note. There is another way to run a business.

Jeff Prestridge if personal finance editor of Financial Mail on Sunday

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