Scottish Widows

Scottish Widows is a life insurance, pensions and investments business owned by the Lloyds Banking Group based in Edinburgh. 

Scottish Widows also offers savings accounts and mortgages.

The Lloyds Banking Group which include Lloyds Bank, Halifax, Bank of Scotland and Birmingham Midshires.

The company was established over 200 years ago in 1815, and it remains one of the best known brands in the life and pensions space.


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Gold ribbon: first place

Life insurance

Ranked 8th of 26 providers reviewed.

Claims score 90.90%
Complaints performance 86.84%
Transparency rating 59.1%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2022
79%

Savings Accounts

Ranked 48th of 50 providers reviewed.

Customer happiness 39.16%
Customer trust 39.76%
Complaints performance 78.21%
Transparency rating 54.34%
Fairer Finance score
Reviewed Autumn 2022
53%

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