Account setup help

Here you can find some key information to help you get set up with Offspring 

Creating an Offspring profile

Once you have begun the process of creating an Offspring profile, you will go through a few simple steps:

  1. Set up a profile for yourself 
  2. Provide the details of your bank or building society account
  3. Tell us what you’re saving for
  4. Invite family and friends

Linking a savings account

The process of adding a bank or building society account to Offspring is easy. You will be prompted to provide the sort code and account number, and that’s it.

If you have an account with a building society, we’ll also ask you for the reference or roll number as well.

Linking building society accounts

Identifying the roll number for your building society account can sometimes be tricky. Below are details of how to locate the roll number for a range of different account providers.

Sort code: 07 00 93

Account number: 33333334

Roll/reference number: Your full account number – for example 1234/123456789

When creating an Offspring profile using a Nationwide account, enter the full roll number into the reference field.

More information: https://www.nationwide.co.uk/support/support-articles/manage-your-account/sort-code-and-account-number-information

Sort code: 60 – 92 – 04

Account number: The first 8 digits of your YBS account number

Reference or roll number: The full 10 digits of your YBS account number (not required for direct debits)

More info: https://www.ybs.co.uk/help/savings/sort-codes.html

To pay money into your Skipton account from another UK bank or building society, please use the bank details below:

Sort code 20-78-91

Account number 70798924

Reference number your 9 digit Skipton account number

More information: https://www.skipton.co.uk/faqs

You can set up a one-off electronic payment or regular standing orders from another bank or building society into your account. To do this, you’ll need to use these details:

Sort Code: 40-63-01

Account number:  the last 8 digits of your 9 digit Coventry account number

Coventry use 9 digit account numbers – simply remove the first digit when giving your account number.

More information: https://www.coventrybuildingsociety.co.uk/consumer/help/savings/paying-into-your-account.html

Sort Code: 08-61-19

Account number: Use only the first 8 numbers of your existing 10 digit account number. You can find your 10 digit account number in your passbook, recent letters from Leeds Building Society or by logging into your online account.

More information: http://www.leedsbuildingsociety.co.uk/changes-to-paying-in/

Sort code: 23-59-54

Bank Account number: 00000008

Reference / Roll Number: Your full individual Newcastle Building Society account or reference number (For example ABC 1234567 XYZ, failure to quote your full account number may result in the payment being returned.)

More information: https://www.newcastle.co.uk/faqs/accounts/savings/

Account Number: 90653535

Sort Code: 20-18-23

Reference / roll number: You will also need to quote your 9 digit account number as the reference number

More information: http://principality.faq-help.com/#