Banks are the biggest source of shiny new cash for fossil fuel companies and other industries messing up the planet and making our lives miserable.
A powerful way to stop companies being jerks (to put it mildly) is for banks to stop giving them new loans to grow their business.
Do you want your bank lending your money to dirty companies?
Me neither. So check out some ethical banks that are part of the Economy of Good. Then consider a switch. Its super easy these days.
I’ve been speaking to some of the goodies to find out what you get and what makes them ethical. And what makes them a great bank in general.
Did I miss anything? Let me know and I’ll make sure your questions are answered in a future video.
Triodos Bank (bitesize)
Head to YouTube for shorter snippets from the full interview.
For more on banks:
Ethical Consumer: Bank ratings
Bank on our Future: #defundclimatechaos
ShareAction: Banks and Sustainability