Credit cards

‘Rip-off’ credit and debit card charges to be banned

Wednesday, 19 July 2017 | News

Fees for paying by direct debit and credit card will be banned across the UK next year, the government has announced.

Over half of Moneywise users have never checked their credit score

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 | News

Over half (55%) of Moneywise.co.uk users have never checked their credit score, according to our recent poll.

Cashback and rewards are top attraction for credit card customers

Monday, 05 June 2017 | News

Cashback and rewards schemes are the main drivers for credit card holders, according to Moneywise research.

Credit card firms must do more for struggling customers

Monday, 03 April 2017 | News

Credit card customers who have persistent debt should be given more support by their provider, according to the financial regulator.

Tesco Bank extends 0% purchase credit card to unprecedented 28 months

Wednesday, 21 September 2016 | News

Tesco Bank has extended the offer on its 0% purchase credit card, charging no interest for an unprecedented 28 months.

Deal of the week: Get your credit score for free

Thursday, 15 September 2016 | News

Thanks to a new free service from Experian, everyone in the UK can now check their credit scores with the three main credit agencies without paying a penny.

£14bn damages claim filed against MasterCard by former chief ombudsman

Friday, 09 September 2016 | News

A £14 billion damages claim has been filed against MasterCard by the former chief ombudsman of the Financial Ombudsman Services.

Earn a £60 gift card with the new MBNA card – but can you do better elsewhere?

Tuesday, 06 September 2016 | News

Shoppers can earn £60 in vouchers with a new cashback credit card that’s launched this week.

Asda launches 2% cashback credit card, but is it any good?

Monday, 05 September 2016 | News

Asda has launched a new cashback credit card, paying up to 2% interest on certain spending, though people considering the card will need to decide if it’s worth the £3 monthly fee.

American Express cuts top cashback credit card deals

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 | News

American Express has cut the rates on its two best-buy cashback cards for new customers, while existing customers will see the changes take force over the next 18 months, in a move that squeezes shoppers who seek rewards for...