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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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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?

Whether your credit card has served its purpose to cover a big expenditure or you want to ...
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Jul 25, 2017

How to get out of debt

Clearing debt is never easy, but these methods may give you just the boost you need.
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Jul 21, 2017

The truth about 0% car finance deals

More people than ever are using some form of finance to purchase a car, and dealerships ar...

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Jul 07, 2017

Consumer lending rises 8% over one year

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Jul 05, 2017

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

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Jun 30, 2017

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

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Jun 27, 2017

Consumers keep borrowing, but Bank of England is worried

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Jun 26, 2017

Should you pay back your children’s student loans?

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Jun 22, 2017

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

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Jun 02, 2017

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

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May 09, 2017

The credit cards that can help fix your credit score

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Apr 19, 2017

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

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Apr 03, 2017

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

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Mar 24, 2017

‘Should I cancel my unused credit cards?’

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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

News

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Oct 19, 2017

Debt management sector to be reviewed amid ‘poor practice’ fears

The financial regulator is reviewing the debt management sector over concerns 'poor practi...
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Oct 14, 2017

MPs launch review of student loans

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Oct 13, 2017

Over-55s credit card debt reaches six-year high

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Oct 06, 2017

Consumer credit holds firm in August

Consumer credit figures held stable in August, with falls in the consumer new car finance ...
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Oct 05, 2017

UK watchdog says consumers need to understand borrowing terms

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Sep 26, 2017

Credit card cashback becoming scarce

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