Cards & loans

Does your partner have a debt problem?

Thursday, 20 August 2015 | News

A fifth of people get married hiding debts from their partner, worth £3,200, according to a new survey.

2m Brits left with debts after a break-up

Friday, 14 August 2015 | News

Two million people have been left with the debts racked up by an ex-partner, according to a new survey.

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.

6% of singles fund dates with payday loans

Tuesday, 11 August 2015 | News

Some 6% of British romantics have resorted to payday loans for picking up the tab on a date.

Understanding loans

Friday, 02 June 2017 | Article

Our guide looks at the different types of personal loans, explains the small print and shows how sometimes borrowing more can cost you less. 

Personal loans of the week

Thursday, 16 May 2019 | Article

There are many reasons to take out a personal loan. You could be looking to do up the house, get a new car or consolidate existing debts. Find the best value deal in our guide to the personal loan market. Updated weekly.

Cash Genie customers to be compensated

Monday, 27 July 2015 | News

Cash Genie, and customers are to be compensated for being treated unfairly.

Three rules for paying off credit cards

Monday, 27 July 2015 | Article

Most banks and building societies have their own credit cards and they usually partner with either the Visa or MasterCard payment systems.

Beware of cuts to credit card perks

Wednesday, 02 September 2015 | Article

The past few years have seen war break out in the credit card market to attract new custom.

Debt management firms still failing the vulnerable

Thursday, 25 June 2015 | News

Vulnerable customers continue to be sold unsuitable debt management plans (DMPs) that impede their ability to repay what they owe, the City watchdog has reported.