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Introduction

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Do you have questions about debt? This section will help you demystify the debt market and borrow money responsibly.

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Jan 31, 2017

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

A lack of financial education, especially in the credit card market, is keeping consumers...
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Existing Santander 123 credit card customers will see a cashback cap come into effect from...
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Jan 18, 2017

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Credit cards often get a bad rap because of their high fees and contribution to spiralling...
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Jan 12, 2017

Cut through the jargon: YourMoney.com’s credit card glossary

If you’re confused by credit card terms, abbreviations and unfriendly jargon, our glossa...

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Sep 22, 2016

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May 11, 2016

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Nov 12, 2015

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Sep 24, 2015

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Aug 18, 2015

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Jun 10, 2015

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Mar 23, 2015

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Feb 20, 2015

The Your Money guide to balance transfer cards

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Feb 12, 2015

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Jan 16, 2015

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Dec 25, 2014

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Dec 04, 2014

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News

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Feb 15, 2017

Doorstep lenders using 'intimidating behaviour' when collecting debts

Concerning tactics used by some doorstep lenders have been exposed by a charity.
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Jan 30, 2017

Santander caps cashback for existing 123 credit card customers: is it time to switch?

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Jan 12, 2017

Cut through the jargon: YourMoney.com’s credit card glossary

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Jan 11, 2017

Avoid these simple credit card mistakes to keep 0% deal

One in five Brits who’ve taken out a balance transfer card in the last five years to red...
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Jan 09, 2017

Older borrowers struggle to get loans

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Jan 09, 2017

Average UK household owes nearly £13,000

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