Cards & loans

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.

Read our 10 most popular stories from January 2018

Friday, 01 June 2018 | News

Make sure you're up to date with all the latest news, tips and guides by reading the 10 most popular stories on Moneywise.co.uk in January 2018.

Card combining app launches – is it time to ditch your wallet for Curve?

Wednesday, 17 January 2018 | News

A new financial app and card service called Curve has launched, offering users the chance to replace their entire wallet with a single credit card.

Debt is a ‘real problem for a significant minority’

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 | News

When it comes to debt, it appears that wealthier households carry the largest burden, according to data from the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).

Face your finances head on to beat Blue Monday

Monday, 15 January 2018 | News

Today, 15 January, is reckoned to be the gloomiest day of the year; but don’t feel as though there is nothing you can do to fix your personal finances.