Credit cards

Get on the electoral roll to boost your credit score

Thursday, 21 April 2016 | News

Many young people are damaging their chances of getting credit, with only one in five (22%) adults aged between 18 and 24 registered on the electoral roll, according to new research.  

Virgin Money launches 40 month 0% balance and money transfer card

Monday, 18 April 2016 | News

Virgin Money has relaunched its market-leading balance transfer card, offering 40 months’ 0% interest for balance transfers and money transfers.

Tesco Bank launches best buy balance transfer deal

Friday, 04 March 2016 | News

Tesco Bank has launched a new best-buy balance transfer card, giving customers 40 months to clear a credit card balance without paying interest, as well as offering 40 months 0% on money transfers.

M&S to slash credit card rewards

Monday, 29 February 2016 | News

M&S credit card customers will see the rewards they earn slashed, as the provider is shaking up its loyalty scheme following EU-wide changes to card transaction fees. 

Free credit reports for Barclaycard and Tesco Bank customers

Friday, 20 November 2015 | News

Barclaycard customers will be able to access their Experian credit score online from tomorrow, which usually costs £2 for a one off report, or £14.99 a month for ongoing access, though the subscription service includes other...

AA launches top cashback and balance transfer cards

Wednesday, 04 November 2015 | News

The AA has launched three new credit cards, offering cashback on fuel, a large fee-free balance transfer facility or a low-rate card.

Quick – beat the demise of credit card perks

Monday, 02 November 2015 | Article

On 9 December, a new EU rule comes into force to cap the amount of money credit card companies manage to cream off when people pay with plastic at the tills.

Orkney home to UK’s most reliable borrowers

Friday, 16 October 2015 | News

The people of Kirkwall, in the Orkney Islands, have the highest credit scores in the country, according to analysis of 10 million credit reports from across the UK.

Don't be ripped off by a 'free' balance transfer

Tuesday, 22 September 2015 | News

Borrowers could be caught out by hidden balance transfer fees with just one in 20 understanding the true cost of 0% interest deals.

MBNA balance transfer card tops best buy table

Friday, 07 August 2015 | News

MBNA has improved the terms on its balance transfer credit card, offering a market-leading 0% interest on balance transfers for a full three years.