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Barclaycard release new 31 month 0% balance transfer card with £20 balance transfer fee refund

Market leader Barclaycard have released their latest 0% balance transfer card that enables users to enjoy an interest free period of 31 months, at an attractive rate of 2.99%.

16 Apr 14 Read More

Capital One launches its new 'Classic Preferred Card'

The ‘Classic Preferred card’ guarantees interest rate of 28.9% p.a. and currently offers the lowest rate in market for credit building cards.

16 Apr 14 Read More

Low credit ratings costing UK households £3.5 billion each year

Having a poor credit rating is costing UK household’s a monumental £3.5 billion each year, a leading credit card supplier has identified.

10 Apr 14 Read More

The future of 0% credit cards hanging in the balance?

Despite Nationwide’s unveiling of their attractive new offering, and forecasts that many more are set to follow suit, RBS have bucked the trend and announced that they and their subsidiary NatWest will stop issuing balance transfer cards which have 0% rates attached to them.

20 Mar 14 Read More

0% balance transfer card battle heats up as Nationwide take market by storm

It can be argued that there has never been a better time to acquire a 0% balance transfer card than at present, with banks and building societies clamouring to top the table of best buys, and transfer fees reaching their lowest point in years.

19 Mar 14 Read More

Bank card fraud levels rise to eight year high

Bank card holders are being urged to be diligent when using cash machines and exposing their cards in public, following a wave of reported scams that have taken the number of stolen cards to its highest point in almost a decade.

17 Mar 14 Read More

Balance Transfer Credit Card Competition heats up as Barclaycard release best deal on the market

The winter months of the year are typically marked with cold weather, dark days, and a festive hangover that almost always takes a few months to get over. However, these are usually the least of people’s worries; with the most pressing issue most have to face being tackling the debt they have accumulated from Christmas overspending.

10 Feb 14 Read More

Top credit cards to consider for the New Year

New Year is a time for reflection, evaluation and improvement, and this should certainly be true with your own personal financial situation.

7 Jan 14 Read More

Recommended credit cards for consumers this Christmas

With Christmas less than 2 months away, there is no better time to capitalise on the best deals on the market than now. Below is a guide to the most competitive credit cards out there at the moment, and the merits attached to each of them to make them suitable for your Christmas spending this year.

5 Nov 13 Read More

Surviving in never-never land

It used to be called living on the never-never because you could have what you wanted straight away and pay for it at leisure. But buying household goods through retailers’ fixed-term instalment plans has made a surprising comeback in the last few years as an alternative to credit cards and loans.

4 Nov 13 Read More

Top Credit Cards

Barclaycard Platinum With BT (34 Mths)

  • 18.9% APR
  • 0% on BT (34months )
  • 2.99% Intro BT Fee
  • 0% on Purchases (9 months)
If you borrow £1200 at a purchase rate of 18.9% p.a.(variable), you will pay 18.9% APR Representative (variable).

123 Credit Card

  • 16.5% APR
  • 0% on BT (23months )
  • 0.0% Intro BT Fee
  • 0% on Purchases (23 months)
If you borrow £1200 at a purchase rate of 12.7% p.a.(variable), with an £24 annual fee, you will pay 16.5% APR Representative (variable).

Nectar Credit Card

Sainsburys Bank
  • 18.9% APR
  • 0% on BT (18months )
  • 3.0% Intro BT Fee
  • 0% on Purchases (18 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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