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Product launches of the week

Shawbrook launches two fixed rate bonds; TSB and Santander unveil new credit cards; TD Direct introduces new 'Fund Selector' tool.

Credit Cards | 04 Apr 2014

Product launches of the week

Lloyds Bank launches a balance transfer card and a mortgage cashback scheme; Metro Bank announces a loan for postgraduates; two smartphone apps make it easier to invest on the go.

Credit Cards | 28 Mar 2014

Product launches of the week

TSB unveils 5 per cent current account; Nationwide launches fixed-rate ISAs; Bank of Scotland introduces lowest fee 0 percent balance transfer card.

Current Accounts | 14 Mar 2014
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Bank of Scotland takes on Nationwide with cheapest balance transfer deal

Bank of Scotland has joined the balance transfer battle weeks after Nationwide launched the cheapest zero per cent deal on record.

Credit Cards | 13 Mar 2014

Survey predicts end of the road for contactless cards

They are only a relatively recent phenomenon but the days of contactless payment cards could soon be numbered, according to a new report.

Credit Cards | 27 Feb 2014

Poor credit scores cost UK families £3.5bn a year

Poor credit scores are costing British households as much as £3.5bn a year, a report has found.

Credit Cards | 21 Feb 2014
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Nationwide launches lowest-ever fee 0% balance transfer card

A new balance transfer price war could be on the cards after Nationwide Building Society launched a 0% deal with the lowest fee on record for long term borrowing.

Credit Cards & Loans | 20 Feb 2014
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How competitive are supermarket banks?

Consumers are set to ditch traditional providers and lenders and flock to supermarket banks, according to a report published this week.

Credit Cards & Loans | 11 Feb 2014
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Microbusinesses turn to payday loans for funding as faith in banks declines

A quarter of UK microbusinesses have turned to payday lenders to fund their start-up, up from 16% this time last year, research has found.

Credit Cards | 10 Feb 2014

In the red: Britons have £139bn in unsecured debts

British consumers collectively have nearly £139bn in unsecured debts, according to a report from MoneySuperMarket.

Credit Cards & Loans | 07 Feb 2014

One in five workers have extra job to make ends meet

Nearly one in five UK adults have taken on a second job to cope with the spiralling costs of running a household, research has revealed.

Credit Cards & Loans | 05 Feb 2014

Warning over credit brokers posing as payday lenders

Consumers are being 'ripped off' by credit brokers posing as payday lenders and charging unexpected fees, Citizens Advice has warned.

Credit Cards & Loans | 20 Jan 2014

Metro Bank to charge for overseas transactions

Metro Bank is scrapping fee-free debit and credit card transactions for customers travelling outside of Europe.

Current Accounts | 08 Jan 2014

How to clear your Christmas debt

Top tips and essential advice for people suffering from a financial festive hangover.

Credit Cards & Loans | 06 Jan 2014

Tesco Bank cuts rates on personal loans

Tesco Bank has reduced the interest rates on loans between £7,500 and £15,000.

Credit Cards & Loans | 30 Dec 2013

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