It can be hard to function without a bank account today. Attempts to bank ethically have been going on for a long time, but interest has shot up since the crisis of 2008.
There are three main approaches to ethical banking. Some people choose only one, but others choose a combination of them for different times and circumstances. The three terms used are most commonly applied in discussions of stock market investments, but they are just as relevant to banks.
Part 1 – Avoidance (Negative Screening)
Part 2 – Support (Positive Screening)
Part 3 – Critical Engagement
Part 4 – Ethical Banks
Part 5 – Moving Your Money