Credit cards

Half of all credit card holders have no idea what interest rate they pay

Monday, 14 April 2014 | News

Almost 50% of people who own a credit card do not know the interest rate they are paying, according to exclusive new research.

Barclaycard launches 26-month 0% balance transfer deal

Tuesday, 26 March 2013 | News

Barclaycard has introduced a credit card offering an unprecedented 26 months 0% interest on balance transfers as the...

New high-tech credit card set to be launched

Monday, 10 December 2012 | News

A new high-tech credit card that features an LCD screen and touch-sensitive keypad will soon be launched by MasterCard and Standard Chartered Bank Singapore.

The best credit cards to help tackle Christmas debt

Monday, 03 December 2012 | Article

Despite all those good intentions to budget and save money, most of us get a bit carried away at Christmas.

How could I have missed a payment?

Monday, 15 October 2012 | Blog | By Laura Whitcombe

I’m a sucker for 0% purchase credit cards. Ever since I arrived in London as a fresh graduate in 2006, I’ve always had a flexible friend.

Three steps to improve your borrowing potential

Tuesday, 28 August 2012 | News

The banks are proving as tightfisted as ever when it comes to lending, meaning we've all got to work that bit harder to borrow money.

Lloyds fails to spot fraud

Tuesday, 31 July 2012 | Question and Answer

If a fraudster gets access to your cash the best thing to do is inform your bank, which should replace the money straight away. 

Asda launches cashback credit card

Friday, 13 July 2012 | News

Asda has rebranded its financial arm as Asda Money and launched a new cashback credit card.

Has being a 'deal tart' ruined my credit rating?

Thursday, 24 October 2013 | Question and Answer

Having access to credit via credit or store cards and managing those lines of credit well will actually help improve your credit rating.

What to look out for in credit card small print

Wednesday, 08 May 2013 | Article

Have you ever bothered to read the small print that came with it, and do you read the terms and conditions before you apply for a new one?