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EBS Children’s Savings Account

The EBS Children's Savings Account may be opened by adults on behalf of children from birth to 11 years old. It's fun to run and best of all, it comes with plenty of ways for parents, aunts, uncles and godparents to get children saving.

The Account Comes with Some Nice Little Extras.

  • Welcome Pack, including piggy bank, activity book and stickers
  • Savers certificates and birthday card posted to the child
  • Gift cards available for friends and family who gift a lodgement directly to the account


  • €20 Bonus: A one off bonus interest payment of €20 (subject to DIRT1 deduction) will be credited to the account 6 months from the account opening, if a minimum balance of €50 is saved and maintained in the account for the first 6 months from the date of account opening.
  • Minimum lodgement of €1, maximum balance of €5,000
  • Competitive variable rate of interest
  • View account online - register at www.ebs.ie
  • Account operated by passbook
  • Limit of one account per child, an adult must be named on the account and will be the person authorised to operate the account
  • When the saver turns 12 years of age, their account will be automatically converted to an EBS Teen Savings Account
  • Gift cards available for friends and family who gift a lodgement directly to the account
  • No fees and charges with this account

So, whether you're a parent, aunt, uncle, grandparent or godparent, you can get the little someone in your life on the road to saving by simply opening an EBS Children's Savings Account on their behalf today.

Check out our Children's Savings rates

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Important information: Account terms & conditions apply. 1 Interest is subject to Deposit Interest Retention Tax (D.I.R.T.) at the prevailing rate (for more information see www.revenue.ie).

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