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Nationwide to Abolish Charge for Credit Card Customers Who Pass Spending Limit

Nationwide has decided to remove its £12 charge that is normally paid by customers who go over their monthly spending limit on their credit card.

1 May 15 Read More

The credit card limits of 15 million people have been raised leading to fears of overspending

A debt organisation has warned that millions of people across the UK are at risk of over expenditure after their credit card limits were increased.

28 Apr 15 Read More

Capital One Reduces Cashback Reward Scheme

Capital One have announced their decision to slash the reward scheme they offer on their products. They say it is a response to the decision by the European Parliament to implement a cap on “interchange fees”.

14 Apr 15 Read More

Halifax Introduces 16 month Fee-Free Credit Card

Halifax have introduced a competitive fee-free credit card on to the market, giving cardholders the ability to pay off their debt for free for up to sixteen months.

9 Apr 15 Read More

How well do you really know your partner?

Honesty is everything in matters of the heart - find out if you're heading for romantic riches or relationship bankruptcy.

17 Feb 15 Read More

Best Balance Transfer deals around to soothe your Seasonal Debts!

The New Year is upon us and alongside the bags of goodwill, sacks of presents and boxes of leftover mince pies that remain, for many people there is also a sizeable amount of debt that dauntingly looms over as they trudge back to work their next pay check all too far away.

5 Jan 15 Read More

Interest rate rise on the cards “could present a huge risk to our economy” (BCC director general John Longworth)

Mark Carney, talking to Birmingham Post, had claimed that inflation likely to drop below 1% over the next few months, not rising again until late 2015. “…for this economy to have balance and inflation to get back to 2% [the Bank of England’s target] over the next few years…in all likelihood…interest rates are going to have to increase”.

10 Dec 14 Read More

Credit Card sector to be investigated by FCA due to overzealous advertising techniques

Credit card providers are to be placed under the microscope by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to determine whether they advertise their products too forcefully, leading to vulnerable, reckless borrowers plunging themselves into debt they have no way of ever repaying.

26 Nov 14 Read More

Get your credit card activity ready for a cost-effective Christmas!

There is one sure-fire way for you spendthrift savers to ensure you rake in all the Christmas presents required for all the family and friends, and that is through use of one of the superbly generous 0% interest purchase credit cards currently on offer.

28 Oct 14 Read More

Mastercard unveils pioneering biometric bank card using thumbprint technology as identification

Mastercard has unveiled its pioneering biometric bank card enabling consumers to carry out transactions in shops across the UK using their thumbprint as identification.

24 Oct 14 Read More

Top Credit Cards

Barclaycard Platinum With BT (36 Mths)

  • 18.9% APR
  • 0% on BT (36months )
  • 2.49% Intro BT Fee
  • 0% on Purchases (6 months)
If you borrow £1200 at a purchase rate of 18.9% p.a.(variable), you will pay 18.9% APR Representative (variable).

Balance Transfer Credit Card (36 Mths)

  • 18.9% APR
  • 0% on BT (36months )
  • 2.9% Intro BT Fee
  • 0% on Purchases (6 months)
If you borrow £1200 at a purchase rate of 18.95% p.a.(variable), you will pay 18.9% APR Representative (variable).

Platinum Balance Transfer Card (36 Mths)

Bank of Scotland
  • 18.9% APR
  • 0% on BT (36months )
  • 3.0% Intro BT Fee
  • 0% on Purchases (6 months)
If you borrow £1200 at a purchase rate of 18.95% p.a.(variable), you will pay 18.9% APR Representative (variable).
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