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Jan 17, 2018

Watch for these charges when using debit and credit cards abroad

Debit and credit card surcharges have been banned across the EU but there are still a numb...
Dec 08, 2017

The three essentials of online Christmas shopping

With just three weekends left for Christmas shopping, many are turning online to beat the ...
Oct 30, 2017

Three alternatives to dipping into your arranged overdraft

People borrowing small amounts of money for a short period of time as part of an arranged ...
Sep 22, 2017

Why that buy-now-pay-later deal could cost more than you think

Credit options, particularly on larger purchases, can be an attractive method of payment f...

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Jul 28, 2017

You’ve cut up your credit card: what now?

Jul 25, 2017

How to get out of debt

Jul 21, 2017

The truth about 0% car finance deals

Jul 07, 2017

Consumer lending rises 8% over one year

Jul 05, 2017

Credit card vs loan: which is best for borrowing money?

Jun 30, 2017

High cost of credit a ‘key risk’ says Citizens Advice

Jun 27, 2017

Consumers keep borrowing, but Bank of England is worried

Jun 26, 2017

Should you pay back your children’s student loans?

Jun 22, 2017

Why you shouldn’t buy travel currency in the UK with your credit card

Jun 02, 2017

Pick the right cards for holiday to save £100 in fees

May 09, 2017

The credit cards that can help fix your credit score

Apr 19, 2017

A quick guide to guarantor loans – in association with Guarantor Loan Comparison

Apr 03, 2017

I’m worried one missed credit card payment will damage my credit score

Mar 24, 2017

‘Should I cancel my unused credit cards?’

Mar 01, 2017

One thing everyone should do before applying for credit

Jan 31, 2017

Why more needs to be done to explain the basics of credit cards


Mar 23, 2018

Barclays to issue refunds to loan and credit card customers

Barclays loan and credit card customers may be due refunds, after a review found that thos...
Mar 21, 2018

New consumer finance rises 12% in January

Mar 19, 2018

Charity calls for greater protection of home loan customers

Mar 15, 2018

Careful who you sell to, lenders warned

The regulator has promised a clamp-down on finance companies ‘selling products to custom...
Mar 15, 2018

Almost £1bn lost to fraud in 2017

Mar 14, 2018

Debt triggered by divorce and redundancy, finds charity

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