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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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May 09, 2017

The credit cards that can help you repair your credit score

If you’re self-employed so find it difficult to prove your income, or have a damaged cre...
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Apr 19, 2017

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

Considering a guarantor loan or becoming a guarantor yourself? Read our essential guide...
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Apr 03, 2017

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

'I accidentally missed a credit card payment. I realised it was a week overdue and paid th...
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Mar 24, 2017

‘Should I cancel my unused credit cards?’

As spring is upon us it’s the perfect time to take a look through your wallet. This coul...

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Mar 01, 2017

One thing everyone should do before applying for credit

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Jan 31, 2017

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

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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 18, 2017

Why it pays to buy with a credit card

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Jan 12, 2017

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

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Dec 15, 2016

The three essentials of online Christmas shopping

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Dec 06, 2016

The do’s and don’ts of Christmas credit card spending

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Oct 25, 2016

Is it time to ditch your ‘pointless’ reward card?

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Sep 22, 2016

Confused about 0% credit cards? Your 60 second guide

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May 11, 2016

BLOG: Why don’t we shop around for credit card deals?

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Nov 12, 2015

BLOG: The rise of crowdfunding in 2016

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Sep 24, 2015

Till debt do us part: what happens to debt in divorce?

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Aug 18, 2015

YourMoney.com Mailbag: should I lend to family and friends?

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Jun 10, 2015

Prepaid cards: the pros and cons

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Mar 23, 2015

What the TSB takeover means for customers

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Feb 20, 2015

The Your Money guide to balance transfer cards

News

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May 24, 2017

Fee-free overseas spending Supercard set to be axed

The popular Supercard which allows users to spend abroad without being hit by hefty fees a...
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May 23, 2017

Huge spike in number of cancelled debit and credit cards

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May 09, 2017

The credit cards that can help you repair your credit score

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May 02, 2017

Victim of financial fraud? Here’s what you need to do next

Bank card fraud is a big problem with more than 1.8 million cases reported across the UK l...
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Apr 14, 2017

Consumers may find it more difficult to get credit in Q2

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Apr 13, 2017

Payday firm in administration months after agreeing £34m redress deal

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