Cards & loans

Seaside towns hardest hit by personal insolvencies

Monday, 26 March 2018 | News

Brits living in seaside towns have the highest rates of personal insolvency – where people are unable to pay their debts or meet their financial liabilities – as these areas struggle to cope with economic decline, according...

Digital Alms: Church of England goes contactless

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 | News

Churchgoers no longer need to bring cash to pay for events as the Church of England has announced it is making contactless payments available across England.

Enforce stricter rules on doorstep lenders, urges Citizens Advice

Monday, 19 March 2018 | News

Rules protecting payday lending customers should be extended to cover doorstep lending, a charity has urged.

Asda cuts cashback on top rewards credit card – is it time to switch?

Thursday, 01 March 2018 | News

Asda Money is to reduce the rewards given to customers with its flagship credit card.

Vanquis ordered to refund £169m to credit card customers

Wednesday, 28 February 2018 | News

Credit card provider Vanquis has been ordered to pay back £169 million to 1.2 million customers.

Credit card companies ordered to help customers with persistent debt

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 | News

New rules have been published by the financial regulator to help the four million credit card customers struggling with persistent debt.

Government announces major review of student loans

Monday, 19 February 2018 | News

Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a major review of student financing in England, after sustained criticism of the current system.

High student loan interest rates deemed ‘questionable’ by MPs

Sunday, 18 February 2018 | News

The government must consider lowering the high interest rates it charges on student loans, a cross-party group of MPs has said.

Cashback on spending at home and abroad – should you take out a Tandem credit card?

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 | News

The Tandem Cashback Credit Card has officially launched, offering users cashback on your spending in the UK and around the world.

American Express loses key court battle that puts British Airways card in the balance

Friday, 09 February 2018 | News

The popular British Airways American Express (Amex) credit card is among those which could disappear from the UK market after the European Court of Justice (ECJ) this week issued a ruling against the card provider.