Is Lloyds Banking Group plc A Better Bet For Dividend Growth Than HSBC Holdings plc?

Why put your money in a bank account when you can get a higher return from buying shares in the banks themselves? Well, security of capital for one thing — share prices can and do go down as well as up — but both Lloyds (LSE: LLOY) and HSBC (LSE: HSBA) also offer the prospect of dividend growth in time, too.

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Owain Bennallack owns shares in Lloyds and HSBC. The Motley Fool UK has recommended HSBC Holdings. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors.