Frequently Asked Questions

How does Bean work?
Bean connects to all of your bank and credit card accounts, to show you all your recurring payments in one place. With integrated comparison and guides to take the confusion out of cancellation, Bean helps you cut out unnecessary spending and manage all of your recurring spending . Get alerts when your bills are about to increase or if a contract is due for renewal. Bean is always humming along quietly in the background, making sure that you’re making the best financial decisions.
How can Bean help me with cancellations? 
Cancelling a contract can often be confusing or seemingly difficult and just cancelling the payment can result in hefty fees or charges. Bean provides clear guidance to make cancelling any unwanted subscriptions as easy as possible while avoiding extra charges where possible.

Which accounts can I connect to Bean?
Bean supports thousands of financial institutions throughout the United Kingdom. This means that you can link virtually any account to Bean.  

Is Bean secure?
Bean uses state-of-the-art security measures when handling your information. Your sensitive personal information is always encrypted and securely stored.           

Does Bean cost anything?
Bean is completely free.

How does Bean offer this service for free?
Bean works with a number of partners who facilitate our switching service. They pay Bean a fee whenever one of our users chooses to switch with them. All of our partners provide impartial and independent comparisons so whether you’re switching your energy or signing up to a better savings account, you get all the information needed to make an informed decision

Who do we work with?

PartnerComparison Services
Compare The Market*Mobile Contracts
Home Insurance
Car Insurance
Travel Insurance
Pet Insurance
Life Insurance
Credit Cards
Energy HelplineEnergy Contracts
Broadband ChoicesBroadband Contracts
*Compare The Market is a BGL Group company

Does Bean have a mobile app?
Yes! You can download the Bean mobile app for both Android and iOS

Does Bean work with banks located outside the United Kingdom?
Unfortunately, Bean is UK-only right now. We have hopes to expand internationally in the future. If you think you need Bean in your life, get in touch. 
Other questions?
We’re happy to answer questions about Bean’s service and app. Email us at