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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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Jan 30, 2017

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

Jan 18, 2017

Why it pays to buy with a credit card

Jan 12, 2017

Cut through the jargon:’s credit card glossary

Dec 05, 2016

Watch that plastic: responsible credit card spending at Christmas

Oct 25, 2016

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

Sep 22, 2016

Confused about 0% credit cards? Your 60 second guide

May 11, 2016

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

Nov 12, 2015

BLOG: The rise of crowdfunding in 2016

Sep 24, 2015

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

Aug 18, 2015 Mailbag: should I lend to family and friends?

Jun 10, 2015

Prepaid cards: the pros and cons

Mar 23, 2015

What the TSB takeover means for customers

Feb 20, 2015

The Your Money guide to balance transfer cards

Feb 12, 2015

BLOG: How would you make payments if you couldn’t visit your bank or ATM?

Jan 16, 2015

Blog: Three tips for 2015 financial success

Dec 25, 2014

Five financial questions for your new fiancée


Mar 21, 2018

New consumer finance rises 12% in January

New consumer finance business grew 12% in January, compared with the same month last year,...
Mar 19, 2018

Charity calls for greater protection of home loan customers

Mar 15, 2018

Careful who you sell to, lenders warned

Mar 15, 2018

Almost £1bn lost to fraud in 2017

Banks and card companies prevented £1.46bn in financial fraud attempts over 2017, equival...
Mar 14, 2018

Debt triggered by divorce and redundancy, finds charity

Mar 12, 2018

Consumer spending has weakest start to the year since 2012

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Which ISA is right for you? A round up of the six products available in 2017

From cash to innovative finance to lifetime, here's our guide to the ISA products available to savers this yea...

Guide to buy-to-let tax changes

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Five fund tips for a 0.25% interest rate environment

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Protecting family wealth: 10 tips for cutting inheritance tax

Inheritance tax - sometimes known as 'death tax' - can cause even more heartache for bereaved families. But th...

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